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Gold near 2-week high on dollar, US GDP data

Gold held near a 2-week high on Monday on prospects of more safe haven buying, with the dollar under pressure from weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data and speculation the Federal Reserve could ease policy further to boost growth.

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Japan life insurers eye foreign stocks

Some of Japan’s life insurers are buying overseas stocks to help boost investment returns while sticking with domestic sovereign debt as a safe haven, several of the companies said in interviews with Reuters.

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Insightful mix of topics lined up

The Arabian Hotel Investment Conference, or Ahic, which starts today, will highlight the investment climate in the Middle East after the Arab Spring as top industry experts are lined up to provide insights to the industry.

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