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CIBJO Releases Pearl Sector Report

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 04:33
The World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) has produced a special Pearl Commission report ahead of its annual congress in Bahrain next month.

DDC Hosts Successful Israel Diamond Week

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 04:26
This week, the Diamond Dealers Club (DDC) welcomed the Israel Diamond Exchange and its members for the annual Israel Diamond Week at the DDC.

De Beers to Provide Proprietary Detection Tech to CIRCA

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 04:22
De Beers Group Industry Services today announced it will provide proprietary diamond detection technology to CIRCA. The company is a global buyer of pre-owned fine diamond jewelry and watches.

Delgatto to Offer Full Commercial Bank Services

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 03:31
Delgatto DIamond Finance Fund (DDFF) has announced it can now offer full commercial bank services through its partnership with The MFO AG, Plaffikon Zurich.

Petra Launches ASM Initiative in Koffiefontein

Thu, 31/10/2019 - 02:46
Petra Diamonds Limited has announced the launch of an Artisanal Small Scale Mining (ASM) initiative in the Free State town of Koffiefontein in South Africa.

Petra Evacuates Cullinan After Mine Wall Collapse

Wed, 30/10/2019 - 12:08
Petra Diamonds evacuated the Cullinan Mine earlier this week following a thunderstorm over the weekend that led to an open pit wall collapsing. No one was hurt in the incident and the miner said it does not expect production to be affected.

The Knot: Custom-Design Gaining Importance in Engagement Ring Design

Wed, 30/10/2019 - 11:47
According to The Knot 2019 Jewelry & Engagement Study, 45 percent of engagement rings include custom-designed elements.

Sarine to Adapt Tech to Meet Tiffany Standards

Wed, 30/10/2019 - 00:40
Sarine Technologies Ltd is working with Tiffany & Co. to adapt its automated artificial intelligence- (AI) based grading technology to meet Tiffany's...

LVMH Offers $120 per Share in Tiffany Bid

Tue, 29/10/2019 - 12:04
Tiffany & Co. has confirmed it has received an unsolicited, non-binding proposal from LVMH Moet Hennessy - Louis Vuitton to acquire it for $120 per share in cash.

De Beers: More Women Buying Own Engagement Rings

Tue, 29/10/2019 - 02:21
New research by the De Beers Group in its latest Diamond Insight Report reveals the increasing role women are taking in purchasing engagement rings.

Marsfontein Mine Permit Given the Go Ahead

Tue, 29/10/2019 - 01:07
Diamond explorer Botswana Diamonds has announced that its associate Vutomi Mining Pty Ltd has received a mining permit for the iconic Marsfontein Mine.

BlueRock 20.72-Carat Stone Sets Record Price

Mon, 28/10/2019 - 13:30
AIM-listed mining company BlueRock Diamonds plc has sold a 20.72-carat gem-quality stone recovered from the Kareevlei Diamond mine for $236,000 ($11,389/carat).

GIA Names New SVP and CMO

Mon, 28/10/2019 - 13:18
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has appointed Mark Buntz as its senior vice president and chief marketing officer to lead its global marketing efforts... 

Younger Consumers Pushing Sales this Holiday Season

Mon, 28/10/2019 - 02:56
Younger consumers are feeling flush this holiday season and look set to increase their spending this year, according to the latest consumer survey from the National Retail Federation.

Is LVMH Buying Tiffany & Co.?

Sun, 27/10/2019 - 09:49
Reports are rife that LVMH has approached Tiffany & Co about a possible takeover of the U.S. jeweler.

U.S. Jewelry and Watch Sales Up Again in August

Sun, 27/10/2019 - 08:43
Sales of fine jewelry and fine watches increased by 2 percent in the U.S. market in August compared to the same month a year ago, as the graph below illustrates.

Diamond Worth $1.84 Million Stolen from Japan Jewelry Fair

Sun, 27/10/2019 - 03:32
A 50-carat diamond worth $1.84 was stolen from a display at the International Jewellery Tokyo AUTUMN on Thursday.

Alrosa Unearths 230-Carat Diamond

Sun, 27/10/2019 - 03:10
Russian diamond miner Alrosa has announced the discovery of a rough diamond weighing over 230-carats at the Udacnhaya kimberlite pipe.

Firestone Diamonds' Sales and Revenues Fall in Q1

Thu, 24/10/2019 - 06:02
Firestone Diamonds plc sold 168,612 carats of diamonds during its first quarter ended September 30, 2019, realizing $10.6 million...

De Beers and Christie's Holding Interactive Grading Demonstrations

Thu, 24/10/2019 - 04:54
De Beers is shining a light on how it grades and tests rare fancy colored diamonds with a series of interactive hands-on demonstrations at Christie's auction house in London.


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