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ALROSA’s diamond cutting and polishing to be headed by Pavel Vinikhin

Pavel Vinikhin appointed as Director of DIAMONDS ALROSA – ALROSA’s cutting and polishing division, one of the largest diamond manufacturers in Russia. In fact, he has been managing the enterprise since October 2016 when he was an acting director.

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ALROSA posts financial results for H1 2017

On Thursday, ALROSA published a report on financial results for the period of January-June 2017 in line with the Russian Accounting Standards (RAS), from which it follows that the company's profit before tax amounted to 53.5 billion rubles...

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De Beers Q2 diamond output up 36pc to 8.7 million carats

Anglo American said De Beers’ rough diamond production leaped 36 percent to 8.7 million carats in the second quarter of the year.

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Rapaport Melee Index stable in 2Q

Melee diamond prices remained stable during the second quarter of 2017, with the Rapaport Melee Index (RMI) for small diamonds unchanged at 108.50 for the period.

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Angola’s Lulo more than doubles Q2 output, sales

Sociedade Mineira Do Lulo (SML), which is owned by Lucapa, Endiama and Rosas & Petalas produced 4,203 carats of diamonds during the quarter ended 30 June 2017, an increase of 63 percent from 2,581 carats, a year earlier.

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Tiffany, Trump, Jewelers, and Politics

17 may 2017
(jckonline.com) - Tiffany & Co. waded into the always-contentious political waters with a note to President Trump regarding climate change, which appeared on its Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter feeds, and as an ad in The New York Times. What makes this gesture notable is that Tiffany didn’t just profess support for the environment—something brands do on a regular basis. It took an explicit stand about a specific issue (the Paris Climate Agreement), and aimed it a public figure (President Trump, who reportedly named his daughter after the retailer). Whether or not you agree with Tiffany’s point of view, the question is: Should the brand—or any brand—take a political position?

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