Gold prices scaled a fresh six-year high on Monday, as the latest tit-for-tat tariffs by the United States and China in their year-long trade war battered global equities and boosted demand for safe-have assets.
Spot gold jumped 0.9 per cent to $1,539.70 per ounce as of 0414 GMT, having earlier touched $1,554.
56 an ounce, its highest since April 2013.
US gold futures were up 0.8 per cent at $1,549.50 an ounce.
On Friday, US President Donald Trump announced a 5 per cent additional duty on $550 billion in targeted Chinese goods,.....