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AWDC Board Elects New President

The Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC), the industry organization representing the interests of 1,600 diamond companies in Antwerp, has elected Nishit (Bali) Parikh as its new President, replacing outgoing President Stéphane Fischler...

22 february 2018

De Beers’ 2017 core earnings up 2pct despite drop in revenue

De Beers, which is 85 percent-owned by Anglo American, said its underlying adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) leaped 2 percent to $1.435 billion compared to $1.406 billion a year earlier despite lower...

22 february 2018

Lucapa Diamond CEO perceives good start for rough diamond market in 2018

The rough diamond market has this year started off “very well” as high demand has seen prices go up in January, according to Lucapa Diamond chief executive Stephen Wetherall.

22 february 2018

GJEPC and MIDC sign MoU for Jewellery Park in Mumbai

The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) of India and the Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) signed a MoU for the setting up India’s largest Jewellery Park in Mumbai.

22 february 2018

Stellar starts front end engineering, design for Tongo-Tonguma

Stellar Diamonds said it has started the Front End Engineering and Design study (FEED) for the underground mine development of the Tongo-Tonguma project in Sierra Leone.

22 february 2018

Analysis: The State of the Colored Stone Market

13 november 2017

(nationaljeweler.com) - It’s a topic that seems to be on everyone’s lips right now, communicated through the use of various buzz words: responsible sourcing, due diligence, transparency. They’re all different parts of the same conversation that has been popping up not only in jewelry but across consumers goods industries in recent years. The jewelry industry already has been working to make progress but, now, also needs to find ways to make those efforts known. “We need to stay one step or more ahead of public sentiment,” CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri says, adding that the process of inclusive industry dialogue is critical to allow for cooperation and efforts at all parts of the supply chain, from mine to market. Yet for the colored gemstone market, which is incredibly nuanced in its size and scope, it’s not quite as easy to get everyone on the same page.

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