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Emergency meeting on search and rescue operation was held in Mirny

The volume of water accumulating in the quarry of the Mir Mine exceeded 12,500 cubic meters as at 8:00 (local time) this Sunday and there is a risk of its abrupt inrush into the underground mine threatening the lives of rescuers conducting search...

Today

Water level in the shaft of Mir rose to -273.7 meters

A regular shift of the search and rescue operation at Mir started its work underground this Saturday morning and cleared 17 meters of mine workings from obstructions, according to the statement released by the press service of ALROSA. The rescue teams...

Yesterday

ALROSA starts to move Mir Mine workers to other jobs

ALROSA has started to implement its CEO’s order to move the workers of the Mir Mine to other jobs, the company's press service says. The heads of the diamond miner’s divisions in team with production, personnel and social departments of the company...

18 august 2017

Investor creates a rough and polished diamond cluster in Vladivostok

Eurasian Diamond Center (EDC), based in the Free Port of Vladivostok (FPV), creates an infrastructure cluster bringing together companies operating within the diamond industry and focused on export-import operations with Asia-Pacific...

18 august 2017

Diamond Tycoon arrested in money laundering investigation

Israel's Police has arrested Israeli diamond and mining tycoon Beny Steinmetz and four others in a money-laundering investigation case, involving real estate deals abroad, as per media reports.

18 august 2017

E-Commerce Site Memo Lets Consumers Try Before They Buy

15 june 2017
(nationaljeweler.com) - Debra LaBudde has decades of experience advising companies on new and unexploited markets. So when she founded her own company last year, she focused on what she contends is just such an opportunity: fine jewelry. “I think there’s kind of an untapped market, believe it or not, for fine jewelry,” LaBudde explained. “(I saw) an interesting opportunity in the marketplace that, in my mind, hasn’t been well served, and that ultimately could create a larger market.” Memo is LaBudde’s answer to what she feels is missing in single-channel retail models—the tactile, personal access to jewelry that is found in a brick-and-mortar experience, coupled with the convenience and accessibility of online shopping. Memo’s “complimentary home try-on” period bridges this gap.

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