Gold prices climb Rs 250 after firm global trend

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 27 Aug 2017 09:43:29


NEW DELHI,

Aug 26,

(PTI),

GOLD prices registered a gain of Rs 250 at Rs 29,950 per 10 grams on Saturday, capitalising on a firm trend overseas amid fresh buying by local jewellers. However, silver was little changed at Rs 40,200 per kg in limited deals. In the national capital, gold of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity rebounded by Rs 250 each to Rs 29,950 and Rs 29,800 per 10 grams, respectively. It had lost Rs 150 on Friday. Sovereign, however, remained flat at Rs 24,500 per piece of eight grams. Silver ready was steady at Rs 40,200 per kg while weekly-based delivery shed Rs 40 to Rs 39,010.