Tag: gold

FinCEN: Why gold in your phone could be funding drug gangs

Image caption Kaloti is a major participant in global gold refining with a substantial presence in Dubai A gold refiner that was used by criminals to launder drug money has been allowed to sell gold into global supply chains used to make smartphones and cars. International investigators concluded that the Dubai-based trader Kaloti was buying gold from criminal networks. The… Read more →

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Dalradian: Tyrone gold mine plans subject of public inquiry

Image copyright Dalradian Resources Image caption Dalradian Gold claims there are £3bn-worth of deposits in the Sperrin Mountains The planning application for a controversial gold mine in County Tyrone is to be the subject of an independent public inquiry. Infrastructure Minister Nichola Mallon confirmed the move on Monday. The mine project at Greencastle was originally submitted by company Dalradian in… Read more →