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PRECIOUS-Gold prices steady on weaker U.S. dollar, trade tension support

Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.

* Dollar index slips to lowest in nearly a week
* U.S President Trump, Japan's Abe to meet Tues and Weds
* Palladium off 1-1/2 month highs

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By Swati Verma
BENGALURU, April 17 (Reuters) - Gold prices were steady on
Tuesday as the U.S. dollar remained on the back foot, with the
metal supported by festering worries over U.S.-China trade
Spot gold was unchanged at $1,345. ...