TITLE

Merchants of gold

AUTHOR(S)
Gardner, Frank
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
Middle East;Sep98, Issue 282, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the trade of gold in countries in the Middle East. Percentage of Dubai's population that purchases gold each year; Suggestion that Dubai has overtaken Singapore as the world's largest importer and exporter of gold; Comparison of beliefs on gold among people in the West and Middle East; Competition among Dubai gold merchants; Details on the gold industry in Dubai.
ACCESSION #
1045208

 

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