11.06.2009 - Nakheel bond ‘litmus test’ for Moody’s Dubai ratings
From Bloomberg: Nakheel PJSC, which has to repay a $3.5 billion Islamic bond in December, will be a “litmus test” for the six Dubai-owned companies assessed by Moody’s Investors Services Inc., the ratings company said. “What happens at Nakheel will affect the six ratings that we have for Dubai,” Philipp Lotter, a Dubai-based analyst at Moody’s, which does not have a rating for Nakheel, said at a conference in the sheikdom........Full Article: Source