In the darkness of the early hours on December 2, 1948, men were seen with long poles carrying heavy boxes from the Bank of China across the Bund, and then loading them onto a customs vessel at the quay.
Gold is one of the go-to havens for investors in times when the market goes bearish and all else seems to be failing. What does this mean for gold miners?
Toward the end of World War II, there was a Nazi German train rumored to have gone missing. It is said to have been carrying gold, gems, and guns, and was trying to escape the advancing Soviet forces.
When I first heard about this story, it stirred my inner child and all I wanted to do is go treasure hunting. Shipwreck divers off the coast of Florida found the flagship of a 1715 Spanish treasure fleet.
Florian Bautsch, an amateur archaeologist in Germany, has found a collection of gold coins that were buried during the Nazi era or shortly after World War II, with the haul being worth around €45,000.
A prospector in Australia has found a 2.7 kilogram (nearly 6 pound) gold nugget in central Victoria, near Wedderburn, which is worth about $141,000.
A new proposal in China is generating plenty of interest in the liquor industry, but it’s controversial because of the Chinese regime’s crackdown on corruption and overspending.
A “Golden Road” was opened in Yichang City on Sept. 20 for consumers to access the International Mall.
There was once a small tea house in Beijing during the Song Dynasty whose business was very prosperous.