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REUTERS

Gold pressured by strong dollar

Gold held below $1 200 an ounce after the dollar climbed to the highest level in more than six weeks.

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Oil down in Asian trade

Oil prices dipped in Asia on Tuesday, owing to a stronger dollar.

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AP

Opec output in May reaches highest since 2012

Opec oil supply in May climbed further to its highest in more than two years as increasing Angolan exports and near-record output from Saudi Arabia and Iraq out... Read Story

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Kenyan shilling slips in early trade
June 2 2015 at 09:47

The Kenyan shilling slipped in early trade on Tuesday, pushed lower by local demand for dollars.

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Rand under pressure
June 2 2015 at 09:27

The rand was a touch stronger against the dollar on Tuesday - but was not expected to hold on to gains.

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Dollar surges against the yen
June 2 2015 at 06:09

The dollar hit a more than 12-year high against the yen on Tuesday as upbeat US data reignited talk of an interest rate hike this year.

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Rand softer in early trade
June 1 2015 at 09:25

South Africa's rand was a shade weaker against the dollar early on Monday.

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Dollar steady ahead of jobs data
June 1 2015 at 09:24

The dollar was steady on Monday as investors waited for US jobs data for a clue about the state of America’s economy.

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Rand hovers near five-week low
May 29 2015 at 09:44

The South African rand was a tad weaker against the dollar early on Friday.

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Dollar takes a breather
May 29 2015 at 06:07

In Tokyo late morning trade, the greenback bought 123.72 yen.

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Dollar continues bull run against yen
May 28 2015 at 09:39

The dollar soared to its highest level against the yen in more than 12 years on Thursday.

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Rand flat in morning trade
May 28 2015 at 09:10

Traders expect SA’s rand to turn to global markets for direction after touching five-week lows in the aftermath of weak domestic GDP data.

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Dollar buoyed by upbeat data
May 27 2015 at 09:44

The dollar was hovering near eight-year highs against the yen on Wednesday, while the euro came under selling pressure.

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