OTTAWA, April 30 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to the
unveiling of two exciting new products being introduced to the international
gold bullion market by the Royal Canadian Mint (RCM): the world's first
100-kg, 99999 pure gold bullion coin with a $1 million face value, as well as
a 99999 pure one-ounce Gold Maple Leaf bullion coin.
Media will also be invited to a behind-the-scenes tour of the RCM's
production and refining facilities in Ottawa, following the official
What: Official unveiling of the RCM's 100-kilo and one-ounce 99999
pure gold bullion coins.
Interviews and photo opportunities will be available.
When: Thursday, May 3, 2007
9:45 am arrival
10:00 am unveil
Who: The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Transport,
Infrastructure and Communities and Minister responsible for the
Royal Canadian Mint
Mr. Ian E. Bennett, President and CEO of the Royal Canadian
Where: Royal Canadian Mint
320 Sussex Drive
Note: The RCM's production facility is a high security environment.
As such, guests are asked to arrive as metal-free as possible.
Also, although security footwear is available at the RCM,
guests who have access to steel toe capped safety footwear are
encouraged to wear them.
For further information:
For further information: Alex Reeves, Manager, Communications, (613)
949-5777, (613) 991-5342, Cell: (613) 884-6370, firstname.lastname@example.org