The gold price in Hong Kong went down eight HK dollars to open at HK$13,860 per tael on Friday, according to the Chinese Gold and Silver Exchange Society.
The Chinese currency Renminbi, or the yuan, strengthened against the US Dollar (USD) for the third consecutive trading day on Friday.
Chinese shares opened mixed on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.04 percent to open at 2,858.31.
China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index on the Shanghai Stock Exchange closed at 2,859.57 points Thursday, down 13.20 points, or 0.46 percent, from the previous close.
The Hushen 300 Index reflecting the performance of China's Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges closed at 3,120.64 points Thursday, down 18.74 points, or 0.60 percent, from the previous close.
The Shenzhen Component Index on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange closed Thursday at 12,158.11 points, down 72.58 points, or 0.59 percent.
Hong Kong stocks gained 152.24 points, or 0.66 percent, to close at 23,163.38 on Thursday
China's stock index futures closed lower Thursday with the contract for May, the most actively traded, down 0.45 percent from the previous close to 3,117.
The ChiNext Index, launched by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange (SZSE) on June 1, 2010, edged down 0.66 percent, or 5.90 points, to 884.89 Thursday.
Chinese shares fell Thursday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.46 percent, or 13.20 points, to 2,859.74.
Stocks on the Chinese mainland rose rose to the highest level in a week on Wednesday.
The Chinese mainland handset maker TCL Communication Technology Holdings will put its Taiwan listing plan on hold amid recent poor market sentiment. The company may also reduce the size of any offer, a source told Reuters on Tuesday.