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Stcoks Press Release : 12 Sep 2019

Photo Release: EXIM Thailand Visits Frozen Vegetables and Condiments Exporter in Lamphun Stcoks—12 Sep 19

Mr. Pisit Serewiwattana (third right), President of Export-Import Bank of Thailand (EXIM Thailand), with EXIM Thailand's executives recently visited Lanna Products Co., Ltd., manufacturer and exporter of frozen vegetables and condiments including instant

World Gold Council Launches Responsible Gold Mining Principles Stcoks—12 Sep 19

LONDON--12 Sep--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
The World Gold Council, the market development organisation for the gold industry, has today announced the launch of its Responsible Gold Mining Principles.

The Principles are a framework that set out clear expectations for consumers, investors and the downstream gold supply chain as to what constitutes responsible gold mining. The World Gold Council, working with its Members, the world's leading gold mining companies, has set out the Principles that it believes address key environmental, social and governance issues for the gold mining sector.

It is the World Gold Council's aim that the Responsible Gold Mining Principles will become a credible and widely recognised framework through which gold mining companies can provide confidence that their gold has been produced responsibly. The World Gold Council recognises that environmental, social and governance considerations are becoming increasingly important to consumers.

The Responsible Gold Mining Principles are intended to recognise and consolidate existing standards and instruments under a single framework.

Companies implementing the Responsible Gold Mining Principles will be required to obtain external assurance from a third party, independent assurance provider. This will provide further confidence to purchasers of