Oct 30 (Reuters) - Gold prices lingered near the one-month low hit in the previous session on Friday, as the dollar strengthened and hopes of an immediate U.S. coronavirus aid package waned. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was flat at $1,867.30 per ounce by 0108 GMT and was on track to post its worst week in over a month. * U.S. gold futures were down 0.1% at $1,866.20. * The dollar index was steady near a one-month peak touched on Thursday and is on track for it best week since late September. * President Donald Trump's chief economic adviser said on Thursday that any deal on coronavirus relief legislation would have to wait for now. * The U.S. economy grew at a historic pace in the third quarter as the government injected more than $3 trillion worth of pandemic relief which fuelled consumer spending, but the effects of the COVID-19 recession is likely to linger for longer. * The European Central Bank committed on Thursday to take new action in December to contain the growing fallout from a second wave of coronavirus infections, likely in the form of more bond purchases or cheap credit for banks. * The discount of Chinese gold to international prices is expected to narrow in the fourth quarter as a recovery in the investment and wedding sectors boosts demand, a World Gold Council official said on Thursday. * Silver rose 0.3% to $23.35 per ounce. Platinum was up 0.3% at $850.30 and palladium gained 0.4% at $2,199.64. DATA/EVENTS (GMT) 0700 UK Nationwide House Price MM, YY Oct 0900 Germany GDP Flash QQ SA, YY NSA Q3 1000 EU HICP Flash YY Oct 1000 EU HICP-X F&E Flash YY Oct 1000 EU GDP Flash Prelim YY, QQ Q3 1000 EU Unemployment Rate Sept 1230 US Consumption, Adjusted MM Sept 1400 US U Mich Sentiment Final Oct (Reporting by Eileen Soreng in Bengaluru; Editing by Amy Caren Daniel)
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