Swati Verma

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

India rice rates extend slide; Vietnam eyes China, Egypt deals

09 May 2019

BENGALURU Rice export prices in top exporter India fell for a fifth consecutive week on low demand and domestic currency weakness, while traders in Vietnam looked for prospective deals from China and Egypt.

PRECIOUS-Gold slips from more than one-week high as data lifts equities

29 Apr 2019

* Palladium off one-month peak hit earlier in the session (Updates prices)

Asia Gold: Demand sparkles in India ahead of festival, steady elsewhere

26 Apr 2019

BENGALURU/MUMBAI Physical gold demand was healthy this week in India in the run up to a key festival and with the wedding season underway, while other top Asian hubs saw steady interest in bullion as global prices recovered from a 2019 low touched earlier this week.

Asia Gold: China premiums bounce to two-year highs as prices dip, yuan gains

18 Apr 2019

BENGALURU/MUMBAI Gold premiums in top consumer China jumped to their highest in more than two years, as a drop in global prices and strengthening yuan encouraged purchases amid optimism about the state of the economy.

Asia Gold: Indian buyers stock up for weddings; China demand steady

12 Apr 2019

MUMBAI/BENGALURU Physical gold demand in India was robust this week as retail buyers and jewellers took advantage of a dip in domestic prices to stock up for the wedding season, while gains in the domestic currency kept premiums elevated in China amid steady demand.

RPT-Asia Rice-Supply shortages loom in Thailand; demand dull in main hubs

05 Apr 2019

* Vietnam's Q1 rice exports fell 11.5 pct from a year earlier

Asia Rice: Supply shortages loom in Thailand; demand dull in main hubs

04 Apr 2019

Thai rice export prices eased this week, but traders worried that supplies of the staple could be disrupted by severe drought this year even as demand remained muted in most Asian hubs.

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