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The 480 Golden Buddha Statues Found in the Kaoshiung County

by gold on Feb.25, 2010, under Uncategorized

the-480-golden-buddha-statues-found-in-the-kaoshiung-countyFo Guang Shan is situated in the suburbs of Kaoshiung. It is the largest Buddhist sanctuary in Kaoshiung County. Founded by Venerable Master Hsing Yun in 1967, Fo Guang Shan is the largest Buddhist monastery in Taiwan. Besides the main shrine at Fo Guang Shan, its biggest attraction would be the Great Buddha Land, surrounded by 480 golden Buddha statues, a sight worth visiting. (continue reading…)

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Cadbury Presents Wispa Gold – the Most Pricey Chocolate Bar on the Planet

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

cadbury-presents-wispa-gold-e28093-the-most-pricey-chocolate-bar-on-the-planetAn online campaign on popular networking site Facebook drew more than 22,000 fans and helped bring back one of Cadbury’s most iconic chocolate bars, the Wispa Gold, set to hit shelves for 55p in September. (continue reading…)

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Golden International Distribution Presents Gold and Silver Edible Products

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

golden-international-distribution-presents-gold-and-silver-edible-productsAt a time when gold prices are an all-time high, it seems a tad indulgent (not to mention ostentatious) to think of gold as a daily household condiment – much like salt and pepper.

Spanish company Golden International Distribution begs to differ; they have just launched “Orogourmet” – a series of edible gold and silver products in the form of sheets, salt, and dust. (continue reading…)

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Nero Gold – the New Cell Phone from Belleperre

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

nero-gold-e28093-the-new-cell-phone-from-belleperreHere is the shot of a luxury high end mobile phone called Belleperre Nero Gold.

The Belleperre company designs phones in Italy and the phones are handmade in Holland. The Belleperre is on par with luxury companies like Mobiado and Vertu (Nokia). (continue reading…)

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Luxurious Seven-star Hotel Coated in Gold

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

luxurious-seven-star-hotel-coated-in-gold1The Beijing Olympics began on the 8th of August, but the preparation had been going on for years.

That includes the building of the so far only fourth 7-star hotel in the world – ‘The Beijing 7-stars Morgan Plaza’.

Construction of Morgan Plaza began in 2002 and was finished just in time for the Beijing Olympics. (continue reading…)

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Interesting Information Regarding the Gold Nuggets

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

interesting-information-regarding-the-gold-nuggetsWhat are nuggets?

Nuggets are large masses of gold found in soil and stream beds, known broadly as alluvial deposits. While nuggets have been found on many goldfields around the world, those from Victoria were particularly large and abundant. From the time of the first goldrushes in the early 1850s, the discovery of a large nugget generated such excitement that news spread far and wide. Thousands of people from around the world migrated to Victoria, dreaming of making their fortunes on goldfields dripping, so they hoped, with nuggets. (continue reading…)

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China Accumulates Large Gold Reserves

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

china-accumulates-large-gold-reservesChina revealed that it had secretly raised its gold reserves by three-quarters since 2003, increasing its holdings to 1,054 tonnes - or a pot worth about US$30.9-billion - and confirming years of speculation it had been buying.

Hu Xiaolian, head of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, told Xinhua news agency in an interview that the country’s reserves had risen by 454 tonnes from 600 tonnes since 2003, when China last adjusted its state gold reserves figure. (continue reading…)

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The Biggest Gold Reserves in the Word

by gold on Jan.12, 2010, under Uncategorized

the-biggest-gold-reserves-in-the-wordGold has an attraction that no one can resist and throughout our history battles have been fought over it. Our liking for gold is never ending. Want to know who has the largest gold deposits. Read on to know more. (continue reading…)

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Lauren Merkin Diana Galaxy Clutch Golden Purse

by gold on Jan.03, 2010, under Uncategorized

lauren-merkin-diana-galaxy-clutch-golden-purseThe Lauren Merkin Diana Galaxy Clutch is a perfect holiday party purse. We challenge you to find something this season that it wouldn’t match.

If you’ve recently discovered you have no good purses for this year’s holiday parties, this is the ultimate solution. Its pouch-like, gathered shape in head-turning metallic golden-and-them-some leather and simple chain shoulder strap make it easy to wear and quite fetching. (continue reading…)

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18 Carat Gold Bottle Cognac

by gold on Jan.03, 2010, under Uncategorized

18-carat-gold-bottle-cognacThe Hennessy ‘Paradis Horus’ Comes with an 18K Gold Decanter

Looking for a truly golden spirit? Why not try the Hennessy ‘Paradis Horus.’ This cognac is presented in an 18K gold bottle (or if you’re feeling a little pinch in the purse strings there is a black and gold plastic version as well) designed by Ferruccio Laviani. (continue reading…)

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