The organization of the petroleum exporting countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC oil producers (Russia) will meet on July 1-2.
Gold adds in Asia on London attacks
On Monday, gold gained support in Asia, following a weekend attack in London, which killed people. Moreover, Egypt as well as key Gulf Countries suddenly snapped commercial and diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing this country of terrorism support.
June delivery gold futures grew 0.19%, being worth $1,282.61 a troy ounce in New York.
The previous week on Friday, gold tacked on to its highest value in over than a month after a dismal American employment report underlined the case for the Fed to proceed with lifting rates at a gradual tempo.
The previous month, the American economy managed to gain up to 138,000 jobs, as the Labor Department informed, thus falling far short of experts’ expectations for 185,000 new jobs.
The unemployment rate declined to a 16-year minimum of 4.3%.
The vast majority of analysts are assured that the dismal data won’t prevent the Fed from lifting interest rates at its gathering later this month.
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