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PRECIOUS-Gold slides 1% after Fed cuts rates, but policy outlook uncertain

19 Sep 2019

* Oil prices ease after surge on Saudi attack (Adds comments, updates prices)

Asia Rice: Thai rates gain as drought hits supply; Vietnam eyes South America market

08 Aug 2019

BENGALURU Rice export prices in Thailand rose this week on worries that the country's worst drought in about a decade could further squeeze supply, while Vietnam explored potential deals in the south American market.

Gold climbs back toward six-year peak on U.S.-China trade clash

07 Aug 2019

Gold prices strengthened on Tuesday, consolidating near the highest in more than six years as an intensifying U.S.-China trade war threatened global economic growth.

PRECIOUS-Gold hits two-week low on doubts over further U.S. rate cuts

01 Aug 2019

Aug 1 Gold slipped to a two-week low on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates for the first time in a decade but dampened expectations of future rate reductions, which sent the dollar to a 26-month peak.

PRECIOUS-Gold on track for third monthly gain ahead of Fed decision

31 Jul 2019

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

Gold extends gains after Fed's Powell hints at rate cut

11 Jul 2019

Gold prices rose to a one-week high on Thursday, extending gains from the previous session after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's dovish remarks bolstered expectations of an interest rate cut this month.

Gold slides 2% as solid U.S. jobs data trims Fed rate cut bets

05 Jul 2019

Gold slid as much as 2% on Friday and was set for its first weekly fall in seven weeks after data showed U.S. jobs growth rebounded strongly in June, which lowered the likelihood of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve this month.

PRECIOUS-Gold slips as dollar strengthens before U.S. jobs report

05 Jul 2019

* Palladium set to post fifth weekly rise (Updates prices, adds details)

Asia Rice: Demand stagnant in export hubs on lack of fresh offers

13 Jun 2019

BENGALURU Export prices for Indian and Vietnamese rice slipped this week on thin demand while strength in the baht made supplies from Thailand less competitive even as the world's second-biggest rice exporter struggles to find fresh orders.

India, Thai rice prices firm; Bangladesh rates seen less competitive

06 Jun 2019

BENGALURU Rice export prices in India and Thailand strengthened this week as gains in local currencies prompted traders to raise prices of the staple, while Bangladesh will likely struggle to compete with top exporters despite a slide in domestic rates.

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