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Copper prices slide
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Copper prices slide

LONDON: Copper prices slid on Monday as worries about higher freight costs receded after a container ship blocking...
Published 30 Mar, 2021 05:45am
Turkish lira weakens 1.5pc against dollar
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Turkish lira weakens 1.5pc against dollar

  • The lira weakened as far as 7.4540 against the US currency from a close of 7.3425 on Tuesday and stood at 7.4320 at 1400 GMT. After strong gains until mid-February, the lira has retreated back to end-2020 levels.
Published 03 Mar, 2021 07:44pm
Copper under pressure
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Copper under pressure

LONDON: Copper prices came under pressure on Friday from profit-taking on long positions triggered by the higher...
Published 30 Jan, 2021 03:55am
South African rand hits two-month low, Naspers lifts stocks
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South African rand hits two-month low, Naspers lifts stocks

  • The rand was at 15.5800 versus the dollar, 1.86% weaker than its previous close, and trading at its weakest since Nov. 13.
  • A stronger US Dollar and a worsening COVID-19 situation in South Africa could see a break above resistance toward the November swing high at 15.7357.
Published 11 Jan, 2021 09:52pm