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Gold steadies, eyes weekly gain as dollar eases on U.S. data

02 Aug 2019

Gold steadied on Friday in seesaw trade as the dollar retreated on lacklustre U.S. jobs data, putting bullion on course to notch its best week in six weeks following a surge of more than 2% in the previous session as U.S.-China trade relations soured further.

PRECIOUS-Gold steadies, on course for weekly gain as dollar eases on U.S. data

02 Aug 2019

* Platinum, silver set for first weekly decline in four weeks (Updates prices)

Gold steadies as investors await cues on future Fed rate cuts

30 Jul 2019

Gold prices steadied on Tuesday, a day before the conclusion of the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting, as investors awaited more information on the outlook for interest rate cuts by the U.S. central bank.

PRECIOUS-Gold steadies as investors await cues on future Fed rate cuts

30 Jul 2019

* FOMC policy decision at 1800 GMT on Wednesday (Updates prices)

PRECIOUS-Gold firms on Fed rate-cut bets; focus on future guidance

29 Jul 2019

July 29 Gold prices firmed on Monday on expectations of a rate cut by the Federal Reserve this week, while investors awaited cues on the future trajectory of monetary easing by the U.S. central bank.

PRECIOUS-Gold holds firm above $1,400 as markets look past robust U.S. data

12 Jul 2019

* GRAPHIC-2019 asset returns: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jvdmXl (Updates prices)

Gold holds firm above $1,400 as markets look past robust U.S. data

12 Jul 2019

Gold prices inched higher on Friday as investors shrugged off concerns that stronger-than-expected consumer inflation in the United States could influence the U.S. central bank's decision on aggressive monetary policy easing.

PRECIOUS-Gold rises after Powell's remarks bolster rate cut hopes, hurt dollar

10 Jul 2019

* Powell: Fed will act "as appropriate" to sustain economic growth

Gold rises after Powell's remarks bolster rate cut hopes, hurt dollar

10 Jul 2019

Gold prices recouped losses to rise over 1% on Wednesday as the dollar slid after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell fanned expectations of an interest rate cut, citing risks to the U.S. economy.

PRECIOUS-Gold edges up from 1-week lows on bargain hunting; focus on Fed

09 Jul 2019

July 9 Gold edged up on Tuesday after falling to a one-week low earlier in the session as investors used the drop in prices to buy the yellow metal with bullion holding a key technical level.

World News

Iran says it will destroy any aggressor

Iran will pursue any aggressor, even it carries out a limited attack, and seek to destroy it, the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards said on Saturday, after attacks on Saudi oil sites which Riyadh and U.S officials blamed on Tehran.