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World Gold Council report highlights responsible gold mining’s continuing constructive impact on host economies

Published 23rd October 2014

The World Gold Council yesterday released its second Responsible Gold Mining and Value Distribution report at the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development in Geneva. This edition of the report reinforces the continuing contribution responsible gold mining can make in supporting economic development in host countries.

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Published 23rd October 2014

The World Gold Council yesterday released its second Responsible Gold Mining and Value Distribution report at the Intergovernmental Forum on Mining, Minerals, Metals and Sustainable Development in Geneva. This edition of the report reinforces the continuing contribution responsible gold mining can make in supporting economic development in host countries.

Published 29th September 2014

Singapore, Monday, 29 September 2014 International Enterprise (IE) Singapore, Singapore Bullion Market Association (SBMA), Singapore Exchange (SGX) and the World Gold Council, today announced that the new exchange-traded Singapore Kilobar Gold Contract (“Contract”) will launch on Monday, 13 October 2014.

Published 24th September 2014

“The growth dividend: how rising GDP lifts consumer gold demand” – one of a series of papers published today by the World Gold Council – highlights how gold demand benefits at all stages of the economic cycle, including in times of expansion as well as in times of duress.

Published 16th September 2014

World Gold Trust Services, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the World Gold Council, has named William Rhind as its Chief Executive Officer. His appointment is with immediate effect and alongside his responsibilities for ETFs, at the World Gold Council.

Published 11th September 2014

The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, and the China Gold Association have today signed a ‘Comprehensive Strategic Cooperation Agreement’, at the official launch of the China Gold Congress & Expo 2014 on Sept 11, 2014, in Beijing. Together, the organisations aim to enhance the global understanding of the gold market and supply chain and China’s role within it through the exchange of research, data insights and developing innovations in gold for investment, technology and jewellery.

Published 11th September 2014

黄金行业的市场发展机构世界黄金协会与中国黄金协会于2014年9月11日在北京举行的中国国际黄金大会的开幕式上,正式签订了《全面战略合作协议》。 两大协会将交流并分享市场调研结果与数据分析,共同开发黄金投资、科技应用与金饰领域的创新项目;从而促进全球对黄金市场及供应链的认识,以及中国在其中所起到的作用。

Published 27th August 2014

ワールド ゴールド カウンシルがまとめた最新の『ゴールド・デマンド・トレンド』によると、2014 年 4 ~6 月期の世界の金需要は、例外的な高需要水準の年となった 2013 年以降、長期トレンドへの回 帰を示し続けています。第 2 四半期の金総需要は 964 トンと、前年同期比で 16%減少しました。これ は消費者および投資家が活動を控え、慎重な姿勢になったことによるものです。

Published 14th August 2014

The latest World Gold Council Gold Demand Trends report, covering the period April – June 2014, shows that global gold demand continues to demonstrate a return to long-term trends after an exceptional year in 2013

Published 8th July 2014

The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, has appointed Emmy Kondo to fulfil a strategic business development role within the jewellery team. Emmy will be focusing her attention on the online community LoveGold, which is approaching half a million followers and on jewellery market development across the world. Based in Chicago, Emmy will report to Sally Morrison, Managing Director, Jewellery.

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