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Sep 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

Second Annual Buffer Festival Celebrates YouTube Filmmakers in Toronto

YouTube stars and the fans that love them come to Toronto for digital video festival, October 17-19, 2014 TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -...

Sep 10, 2014, 13:34 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded to the Fallen Heroes of September 11, 2001

Three Congressional Gold Medals were awarded today in honor of the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:07 ET

United States Mint Launches 24th America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coin

 The United States Mint joined National Park Service officials today to launch the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter, the 24th coin in the...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

Royal Canadian Mint selects the Boston Consulting Group to support MintChip divestiture

OTTAWA, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint has selected The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the world's leading advisor on business...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:53 ET

Royal Canadian Mint unveils new Blockbuster SupermanTM coin collection inspired by DC Comics' comic book covers

TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Following last year's sold-out Superman™ seven coin series, the Royal Canadian Mint has introduced four...

Aug 27, 2014, 11:00 ET

Royal Canadian Mint reports key achievements in Second Quarter Financial Report

OTTAWA, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Royal Canadian Mint has reported another strong quarter with consolidated revenues of $569.7...

Aug 26, 2014, 09:00 ET

Royal Canadian Mint marks 150th anniversary of Charlottetown and Quebec City conferences with 1/25th ounce gold collector coin

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Royal Canadian Mint has produced a beautifully engraved and symbolically rich 1/25th ounce...

Aug 25, 2014, 12:30 ET

United States Mint to Launch Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter Sept. 4

The United States Mint and the National Park Service will celebrate the launch of the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter Thursday, Sept. 4,...

Aug 06, 2014, 10:00 ET

The Royal Canadian Mint's new collector coins add new pages to the Canadian story

OTTAWA, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - From history to culture and nature, the Royal Canadian Mint has crafted new visions of the Canadian experience on...

Aug 05, 2014, 14:00 ET

Royal Canadian Mint launches new "Birds of Prey" silver bullion coin celebrating the bald eagle

OTTAWA, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Royal Canadian Mint today launched the newest release from its Canadian Birds of Prey 99.99% pure silver...

Aug 05, 2014, 13:22 ET

Royal Canadian Mint silver collector coin features Casa Loma's stained glass

Unmatched beauty of McCausland dome reproduced in colourful enamel TORONTO, Aug. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - A new collector coin unveiled today features...

Aug 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Royal Canadian Mint proudly recognizes Canadian veterans of the First World War

OTTAWA, Aug. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - Exactly 100 years after the declaration of the First World War, the Royal Canadian Mint joins Canadians in thanking...

Jul 24, 2014, 11:17 ET

Royal Canadian Mint launches its first 99.99% pure 10 oz. silver bullion bar

Individual serialization and reeded edge add security to the renowned quality and purity of the Mint's silver bullion bars  ...

Jul 22, 2014, 15:55 ET

Royal Canadian Mint wishes His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge a happy first birthday

New pure gold and fine silver collector coins feature four generations of Canada's Royal Family OTTAWA, July 22, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian...

Jul 09, 2014, 16:24 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Awarded Posthumously to Raoul Wallenberg

Swedish-born businessman and diplomat Raoul Wallenberg was posthumously awarded a Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony in the U.S....

Jul 02, 2014, 08:00 ET

Innovation meets tradition as Royal Canadian Mint collector coins celebrate time-honoured symbols of Canada

OTTAWA, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint continues to combine timeless...

Jul 01, 2014, 16:00 ET

United States Mint Announces Release of Kennedy Half-Dollar Coin 50th Anniversary Products

The United States Mint will produce three products commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy half-dollar coin in 2014.  Information...

Jun 26, 2014, 10:32 ET

Shimon Peres Receives Congressional Gold Medal

Israeli President Shimon Peres received a Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.  The medal, designed...

Jun 19, 2014, 16:01 ET

Royal Canadian Mint's "Heart of the Arctic" online user experience wins two Bronze Lions at the 2014 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Mint and Cossette collaborated to connect youth with history and coin collecting in the context of the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Arctic...

Jun 06, 2014, 12:01 ET

United States Mint Launches 23rd Coin in America the Beautiful Quarters® Program

MOAB, Utah, June 6, 2014 The United States Mint today launched the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program coin honoring Arches National Park...