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2014-10-21 08:29:49

OTTAWA, Oct. 21, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Ten years after breaking new ground by launching the world's first coloured circulation coin on October 21, 2004, the Royal Canadian Mint has continuously raised the bar on innovation within the minting industry by introducing new technologies and coinage solutions. "The Royal Canadian Mint is a great example of made-in-Canada innovation," said the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance and Minister responsible for the Royal Canadian Mint. "The Mint...

2014-10-14 08:25:37

OKLAHOMA CITY, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- APMEX announces the launch of the 2015 ¾ oz Silver Canadian Grey Wolf Coin from the world-renowned Royal Canadian Mint. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/151938 The coin's unique design portrays one of the most mysterious and stunning animals on earth, the Grey Wolf. Royal Canadian Mint Senior Manager of Communications Alex Reeves noted about the design, "The wolf is reflective of Canada and its identity, but it's...

2014-09-03 12:35:08

OTTAWA, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint has selected The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the world's leading advisor on business strategy, to support the divestiture of its MintChip digital currency product. The selection of BCG was the result of an open, competitive procurement process. "The Mint's research and development efforts on MintChip have reached a stage where the project is ready to move to its natural next step of commercialization in the private sector,"...

2014-08-05 12:26:53

Unmatched beauty of McCausland dome reproduced in colourful enamel TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - A new collector coin unveiled today features a striking replica of the stained glass McCausland dome that graces the Conservatory of Toronto's historical Casa Loma. Covered in translucent and opaque enamel, the coin shines and reflects light which accurately represents the stained glass panels from the renowned window. "Casa Loma was built to celebrate the highest forms of architectural...

2014-07-25 08:27:10

Inspired by customer feedback; centered on education and tools OKLAHOMA CITY, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- APMEX, Inc., one of the nation's largest online precious metals companies, recently launched a new state-of-the-art website, www.APMEX.com. The complete redesign incorporates numerous enhancements stimulated by APMEX customer feedback; revealing APMEX as an information center, as well as a purchasing resource. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140724/130285 Improvements...

2014-07-10 12:23:34

Joins Select List to Purchase Gold and Platinum Bullion Coins Directly from U.S. Mint OKLAHOMA CITY, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- APMEX, Inc., one of the nation's largest online precious metals companies, is now an Authorized Purchaser with the United States Mint to purchase gold and platinum bullion coins directly from the United States Mint. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140709/125748 Previously, APMEX was an Authorized Purchaser of the United States Mint silver...

2014-05-21 16:24:52

Coin features advanced sheer effect colourization technique WINNIPEG, May 21, 2014 /CNW/ - To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, the Royal Canadian Mint is paying colourful tribute to the organization's rich artistic legacy within Canada and abroad with a unique silver collector coin, which was unveiled today by Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall. Following the unveiling, the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official...

2014-03-24 12:28:38

Passage from Munro's "The View from Castle Rock" engraved on coin's reverse VICTORIA, BC, March 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Today at the Greater Victoria Public Library, Canadian literary icon Alice Munro unveiled the Royal Canadian Mint's new collector coin celebrating her tremendous accomplishment of receiving the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature. "The Royal Canadian Mint commemorates Canada's culture, values and heritage and celebrating Alice Munro's tremendous body of work and receipt of...

2014-03-10 23:27:49

KMG Gold Recycling® is proud to offer their customers high-quality customer service and the products they desire, including a wide range of gold and silver bullion in the form of gold and silver coins and gold and silver bars. (PRWEB) March 10, 2014 Customers of KMG Gold are often enthusiastic collectors of gold and silver bullion and we are pleased to be able to offer them an even bigger selection. Both gold and silver bullion coins and bars are popular with investors and collectors...

2014-02-24 12:25:50

Lucky Loonies being sent to communities as thanks for supporting their medal-winning athletes OTTAWA, Feb. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to congratulate Team Canada for its many accomplishments at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Games, earning an outstanding 25 medals. "Our athletes made Canadians from coast to coast to coast extremely proud during a riveting 16 days of competition," said Ian E. Bennett, President and CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint. "As we...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
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