Gold demand remains robust despite high prices in Q2`09: WGC

Despite the pressure on jewellery purchases because of high gold prices and the global economic downturn, demand for gold remained robust in Q2 09, the World Gold Council (WGC) said here.

Gold prices up; local demand stays weak

India gold prices traded higher on Monday as strong oil prices spurred inflation concerns even as local demand remained slack in a lean period, dealers said.