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Turkey: new report highlights gold’s role in supporting the economy and modern society

Published 22nd January 2015

A new report “Turkey: gold in action” from the World Gold Council, released today, explores the role gold plays in the daily life of the world’s fourth largest consumer of gold, as well as examining its contribution to supporting the national economy.

PDAC Convention 2015

1st March 2015 - 09:00 to 4th March 2015 - 17:00

The second edition of The World Gold Council Responsible Gold Mining and Value Distribution report, covering 2013 data, was issued on 23 October 2014. This report further demonstrated the impact the responsible gold mining industry has in supporting economic development in host countries by looking at the distribution of the money spent by gold mining companies. Responsible gold mining can contribute substantially to social and economic development but it is important to take a realistic view of the role it can play and contribution it can make.

LBMA Precious Metals Conference 2014

9th November 2014 - 09:00 to 11th November 2014 - 17:00

The World Gold Council is a key player in helping shape the changing gold market to ensure it develops in a sustainable and dynamic manner for the benefit of all its stakeholders.

China Gold Congress and Expo 2014

10th September 2014 - 14:00 to 12th September 2014 - 17:30

  Co-hosted by the World Gold Council and China Gold Association, the China Gold Congress addresses the entire gold value chain.    Key topics of discussion at the China Gold Congress include: Innovation and internationalisation of the gold market Gold mining, exploration and market trends Gold’s role in technology current and future   


10th September 2014 - 14:00 to 12th September 2014 - 17:30

中国国际黄金大会由中国黄金协会与世界黄金协会共同主办,涵盖了整个黄金产业链。   中国国际黄金大会的主要议题包括: 黄金市场的创新与国际化 黄金矿业、勘探与市场展望 黄金在科技领域应用的现状与未来   本次参会者超过1,800人,其中有来自中国与全球的大型金矿企业,包括世界黄金协会的会员企业纽蒙特矿业公司(Newmont Mining Corporation)、巴里克黄金矿业公司(Barrick Gold Corporation)、埃尔拉多黄金集团(Eldorado Gold Corporation),还有主要交易所,例如上海黄金交易所、上海期货交易所、纽约商品交易所、芝加哥商品交易所与多伦多证券交易所,以及大型银行及金融机构,如中国工商银行、民生银行、加拿大皇家银行、澳新银行及标准银行集团。