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    Chinese Desire for Gold Spawns Numerous Mini Exchanges

    Many small investors in China have turned to gold as high inflation threatens to erode wealth in the world's second-largest economy, leading to small gold exchanges springing up all over the country.
  • EU breaks tradition, joins World Expo

    Over 200 countries have confirmed their participation in the World Expo in Shanghai next year, with the European Union (EU) promising to show up for the first time in history.