gold rush

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Synonyms for gold rush

a sudden happening that brings good fortune (as a sudden opportunity to make money)

a large migration of people to a newly discovered gold field

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Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park was created in 1976 to preserve and interpret the historic structures, trails, artifacts, landscapes, and stories associated with the Klondike Gold Rush of 1897-98.
Sarangani police director Emmanuel Peralta said a composite team composed of personnel from Sarangani Provincial Police Office (SPPO), Regional Public Safety Battalion (RPSB) XII, Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) and the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office conducted an anti-illegal mining operations in the gold rush area of sitio Kafugan, Barangay Nalus in Kiamba.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds held the 4th prize distribution ceremony for winner of its Great Gold Rush campaign at its Murabbah-Lulu Hypermarket in Riyadh.
Gold Rush captures the energy and passion of the world's largest social network in the comforts of your living room,".
Obviously, we have a very successful track record in the reality space with Gold Rush.
The Gold Rush campaign provided customers the opportunity to win 305 gold prizes with a total worth of 4 kg of gold.
Hargraves (1816-1891), a former hotelier and cattle farmer, played a small part in the California gold rush of 1849.
After two days of racing, team Northwest Express (Bob Jones and Roboat Lackey from Seattle) and defending champion team Gold Rush (Mike and Carl Strahle from California) squared off for the championship, (fold Rush had racked up four wins and needed just one more to claim another title, while Northwest Express had two wins and faced an uphill battle to get the victory;
THE CARCROSS TAGISH FIRST NATION wants to have the remains of two First Nation men, executed during the Gold Rush, reburied as soon as possible after construction crews unearthed the burial site in Dawson City Yukon.
A MYSTERY bidder has paid pounds 285,000 for an 8lb gold nugget found in California's famous Gold Rush country.
Skyrocketing gold prices have triggered a modern gold rush, one with a new breed of prospector.
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With Gold trading around $900 and ounce, the Gold Rush is on, don't miss out.
IT COULD become South Wales' 21st century version of a US Gold Rush.
The nine-week Gold Rush initiative will run in all 53 depots until the end of May covering both Bestway and Batleys.