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Gold slips after 3-day rally, strong dollar hurts

Buying from China has been supportive of gold prices in the run up to Chinese New Year

Gold ticks up from 5-wk low as Greek debt drama unfolds

Precious metal edges up after 1% loss overnight

Gold edges up as investors eye Greek debt crisis

Uncertainty over Greece debt issues has somewhat helped gold in recent days, but the metal is still down nearly 4% so far this month

Commodities

Commodity   Value
(USD $)
Price
Change
GOLD 1,214.05 5.00
SILVER 16.58 0.02
PLATINUM 1,185.30 10.80
PALLADIUM 815.75 2.35
ICE BRENT CRUDE 60.57 -1.06

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Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Currency prices V property prices: Why now might be a good time for UAE expats to sell

Even with Dubai property prices forecast to decline this year, foreign owners who sell now could still make up to 25% year-on-year by taking advantage of the increasing strength of the US dollar

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How low can you fly? Just ask the boss of Delta Air Lines

How low can you fly? Just ask the boss of Delta Air Lines

Richard Anderson’s comments linking Gulf-based airlines with the 9/11 shows how desperate the US airline industry has become, says Ed Attwood

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Nobody can trust HSBC any more

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The rich get richer — and better

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Decision making: Intuition vs ability

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