By The Nation
As of 9.25am, the buying price of a gold bar was Bt25,300 per baht weight and selling price Bt25,400, while gold ornaments were priced at Bt24,847.24 and Bt25,900, respectively.
At close on Saturday, the buying price of a gold bar was Bt25,250 per baht weight and selling price Bt25,350, while gold ornaments cost Bt24,801.76 and Bt25,850, respectively.
Spot gold price moved to US$1,786 (Bt53,592) per ounce after rising by $2.4 to $1,777.4 on Friday, thanks to the weakening dollar, strong US economic data and hopes of rollout of a US economic stimulus package.
Hong Kong gold price rose by HK$130 to $16,510 (Bt63,898) per tael, the Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society reported.