Eldorado Gold Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, and mining of gold properties in Turkey, Greece, Brazil, Serbia, and Romania. It also explores for iron, silver, lead, and zinc. It holds 100% interests in the Kisladag and Efemcukuru gold mines in Turkey; 95% interest in Olympias and Skouries, and 100% interest in Perama Hill gold projects in Greece; 81% interest in Certej gold project in Romania; 100% interest in Tocantinzinho gold project in Brazil; 95% interest in Stratoni lead and zinc mines in Greece; and 100% interest in Vila Nova iron ore mine in Brazil. The company was formerly known as Eldorado Corporation Ltd. and changed its name to Eldorado Gold Corporation in April 1996. Eldorado Gold Corporation was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada.