ALROSA to implement free screening health programs for employees in August

ALROSA, the world’s largest diamond mining company, will launch new programs for free medical screenings in different areas for employees starting in August.


Opsydia to mark Lightbox synthetic diamonds

Opsydia, a spinout from the University of Oxford, announced a new laser technology that would address the problem of falsification in diamond industry.


More females head Lucara Diamond

Lucara Diamond has appointed Canadian geologist turned banker, Ayesha Hira, as its vice president of corporate development and strategy.


Lucapa, partners earn $2 mln from latest Lulo diamond sale

Lucapa Diamond and its partners Endiama and Rosas & Petalas have earned $2 million from the sale of alluvial diamonds from the Lulo diamond project in Angola.


A 20.47-carat diamond ring is a top seller at Christie’s, New York

A 20.47-carat brilliant-cut, D-colour, type IIa diamond ring fetched $2.7 mn at Christie’s Sales of Magnificent Jewels in New York on June 12, 2018.


Paying the Price of Not Taking Control

19 april 2018

(ehudlaniado.com) - In the wake of the alleged scam by Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi, a series of steps are being implemented in India, and none assume that the diamond industry is acting with integrity, transparency or reliability. Of course, most diamond trading companies in India and around the world adopt high-standard business practices, but all it takes is a few to act otherwise, and that there be a constant stream of these “few” for everybody to pay the price.


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