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Gold eases from six-year peak but remains on track for weekly gain

19 Jul 2019

Gold eased on Friday as investors booked profits after prices raced past $1,450 an ounce to hit a six-year peak, but Middle East tensions and prospects for lower interest rates kept bullion on track for a second week of gains.

PRECIOUS-Gold eases from six-year peak but remains on track for weekly gain

19 Jul 2019

* SPDR Gold holdings jumped 1.4% on Thursday (Updates prices)

RPT-Asia Rice-Floods hit Bangladesh farmers; top hubs fear scant rainfall

19 Jul 2019

BENGALURU, July 19 Rice farmers in Bangladesh grappled with a double whammy of floods and low demand for their produce this week, while export prices for the grain's Vietnamese variety rose on fresh interest from Philippines and Africa.

Floods hit Bangladesh rice farmers; top hubs fear scant rainfall

18 Jul 2019

BENGALURU Rice farmers in Bangladesh grappled with a double whammy of floods and low demand for their produce this week, while export prices for the grain's Vietnamese variety rose on fresh interest from Philippines and Africa.

Asia gold buying stalls as consumers look to cash in on price rally

12 Jul 2019

MUMBAI/BENGALURU Physical gold buying stalled in top Asian hubs this week as consumers sold back bullion to cash in on a steep price rally, while a recent import duty hike further dented waning interest in an Indian market hit by a surge in local rates.

Asia Gold-Buying stalls as consumers look to cash in on price rally

12 Jul 2019

MUMBAI/BENGALURU, July 12 Physical gold buying stalled in top Asian hubs this week as consumers sold back bullion to cash in on a steep price rally, while a recent import duty hike further dented waning interest in an Indian market hit by a surge in local rates.

PRECIOUS-Gold slips to one-week low on dollar rally, focus on Fed

09 Jul 2019

* Speculators raise net longs in COMEX gold in week to July 2

Oil demand growth grinding to lowest in years as global economy stalls

13 Jun 2019

SINGAPORE/HOUSTON World oil markets have undergone a U-turn, switching from supply-side risks like OPEC's production cuts or U.S. sanctions against producers Iran and Venezuela, analysts said, to concerns of slowing consumption amid fears of a global recession.

Oil bounces off four-month low, ends up 1% as stock markets rally

04 Jun 2019

NEW YORK Oil prices ended as much as 1% higher on Tuesday after a global stock market rally pulled Brent crude from a four-month low touched earlier in the session.

Gold eases as stocks gain after mixed U.S. jobs data

05 Apr 2019

Gold eased on Friday as Wall Street gained on data pointing to a rebound in jobs growth in the United States, but bullion's losses were limited by a simultaneous slowdown in wage growth.

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