Paris Mint marks Forbidden City’s 600th birthday with new coin

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Paris Mint marks Forbidden City’s 600th birthday with new coin” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-10-10/Paris-Mint-marks-Forbidden-City-s-600th-birthday-with-new-coin-UtFBgmrrDq/index.html A European mint established in 1585 is about to issue a new coin to celebrate – what it calls – one of the most beautiful palaces in the world. The Paris … Read more Paris Mint marks Forbidden City’s 600th birthday with new coin

Stolen Mao Zedong calligraphy cut in half by unwitting buyer in Hong Kong

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Stolen Mao Zedong calligraphy cut in half by unwitting buyer in Hong Kong” – below is their description. A calligraphy scroll made by Mao Zedong said to be worth HK$2.3 billion (US$297 million) was torn into two pieces after being resold for a few hundred Hong … Read more Stolen Mao Zedong calligraphy cut in half by unwitting buyer in Hong Kong

Chinese beauty clinic pays ex-employee US$900 in coins

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Chinese beauty clinic pays ex-employee US$900 in coins” – below is their description. A beauty clinic in China’s Sichuan province paid a former staff member 6,074 yuan (US$900) using two buckets of coins. Follow us on: Website: https://scmp.com Facebook: https://facebook.com/scmp Twitter: https://twitter.com/scmpnews Instagram: https://instagram.com/scmpnews Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/company/south-china-morning-post/ … Read more Chinese beauty clinic pays ex-employee US$900 in coins

Live: What’s special about the National Museum in Warsaw? 一起来逛逛波兰华沙国家博物馆吧

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: What’s special about the National Museum in Warsaw? 一起来逛逛波兰华沙国家博物馆吧” – below is their description. Treasure Hunt Relay: Global Museum Director’s Choice, initiated by the National Museum of China, debuts in an effort to spread the idea of building a museum community around the world. Directors from 16 museums … Read more Live: What’s special about the National Museum in Warsaw? 一起来逛逛波兰华沙国家博物馆吧

Trove of 1,000-year-old gold coins unearthed in Israel

Israeli youths have unearthed hundreds of gold coins stashed away in a clay vessel for more than a thousand years. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: … Read more Trove of 1,000-year-old gold coins unearthed in Israel

Fortnite At War With Apple And Google – Inside Gaming Daily

Protect your online privacy today at http://expressvpn.com/inside. Buckle up and welcome yourself to the CORPORATE SLAPFIGHT ZONE baby! We discussed earlier in the week that Facebook Gaming was being forced to launch uh… without any games by Apple this week, due to some shady reasoning that basically boiled down to “STOP COMPETING WITH ME OR … Read more Fortnite At War With Apple And Google – Inside Gaming Daily

Will England become a cashless society?

Electronic banking, the digital economy, and now coronavirus means an increasingly cashless society. The notes and coins in our pockets are being rapidly replaced by contactless bank cards and mobile phone payments. But not everyone in England is comfortable with the technology. Al Jazeera’s Paul Brennan reports from Essex, where many want to stick to … Read more Will England become a cashless society?

America’s spare change shortage

ABC News’ Trevor Ault reports on businesses in desperate need of more coins due to an unexpected shortage caused by the pandemic. WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc #ABCNLPrime #Coins #Shortage #Pandemic … Read more America’s spare change shortage

China celebrates Liangzhu Ancient City, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with special coins

Talk about a gift with sentimental and material value! Chinese bank authorities are celebrating a 5,300-year-old archaeological site in the eastern city of Hangzhou with special coins and releasing them on the first anniversary of the park’s addition to the UNESCO World Heritage list. The Archaeological Ruins of Liangzhu City in Zhejiang Province was built … Read more China celebrates Liangzhu Ancient City, a UNESCO World Heritage site, with special coins

New gold, silver figures unearthed from Qin Dynasty tombs in Shaanxi

Archaeologists have discovered the tombs of nine nobles from the Qin Dynasty (221 to 206 BC) and found gold and silver figures of humans and animals in one of these tombs. The newly discovered tombs are located in the historic cemetery area outside Emperor Qinshihuang’s Mausoleum. Archeologists have found a large number of potteries, bronze … Read more New gold, silver figures unearthed from Qin Dynasty tombs in Shaanxi

How Coronavirus has accelerated the death of cash

Cash. When was the last time you used it? The coronavirus pandemic and lockdown has meant that many people are using card or contactless more than notes and coins to pay for things. Research from Nationwide suggests that people have gone an average of 44 days without using cash at all. So is coronavirus turning … Read more How Coronavirus has accelerated the death of cash