Swati Verma

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.

Gold hovers close to 15-week high as rate cut hopes fuel demand

06 Jun 2019

Gold prices pared earlier gains on Wednesday, having jumped to their highest in 15 weeks as nagging fears about global trade and expectations of a U.S. interest rate cut encouraged investors to flock toward bullion.

PRECIOUS-Gold draws support from U.S.-China trade, global downturn fears

29 May 2019

* Silver edges up from nearly six-month lows (Updates prices)

PRECIOUS-Gold holds steady above two-week low after Fed minutes

23 May 2019

* Fed's patience on interest rates to last 'for some time'-minutes

PRECIOUS-Gold on track for weekly gain due to U.S.-China trade tension; palladium soars

10 May 2019

* Platinum on track for 3rd consecutive week of declines (Updates prices, adds fresh comments and details)

RPT-Asia Rice-India rates extend slide; Vietnam eyes China, Egypt deals

10 May 2019

* Thai traders fear possible drought effect on output, quality

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