Melting House

Treadgold, Tim
May 2008
Forbes Asia;5/5/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p60
The article focuses on Perth Mint in Perth, Western Australia, which has become a destination for tourists. On any weekday the Mint shop is crowded with Chinese, Malaysian, Indonesian, Japanese and Indian customers. A photo essay of the mint's activities and features that lures visitors are presented.


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