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Gold prices little changed; oil prices rise as recession fears ease

On Friday gold prices were little changed in Asia as stock markets recovered, although trade concerns remained. Gold Futures for December delivery...

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Germany’s economy shrank in the second quarter, ramping up pressure on Angela Merkel

Output in Germany fell 0.1% from the previous three months, in line with forecasts, as exports slumped. The economy has contracted in two...

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China sticking to September U.S. trade talks after tariff delay

People familiar with the matter said Chinese officials are sticking to their plan to visit Washington in September for face-to-face trade meetings...

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Gold prices gain amid political unrest in Hong Kong

On Tuesday gold prices gained in Asia amid continuing political unrest in Hong Kong and uncertainties surrounding the Sino-U.S. trade war...

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Oil prices fall on worries over the demand growth outlook

On Monday oil prices edged lower amid concerns about an economic slowdown and the Sino-U.S. trade war, which have led to a cut in the growth outlook...

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Gold prices gain to record the best week since April 2016, oil prices slightly weaker

On Friday gold prices gained in Asia amid concerns surrounding the U.S.-China trade war. The safe-haven metal surged this week after China devalued...

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China reprieve lifts European shares, Adidas disappoints

On Thursday European shares rose for a second day, as investors took heart from a stronger-than-expected rebound in Chinese exports and steadying...

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Trump dismisses fears of the long-lasting trade war

U.S. President Donald Trump, who announced last week he would slap a 10% tariff on a further $300 billion in Chinese imports starting on Sept. 1...

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