Richemont announced it audited results for the year ended 31 march 2019 

Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods group, announced its audited consolidated results for the year ended 31 March 2019.

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Tsunami at ZCDC, entire executive shown exit door

The Zimbabwe Consolidated Diamond Company (ZCDC) has fired seven executives, including the chief executive Morris Mpofu, who was recently arrested for recommending a blacklisted smuggling ex-convict to buy diamonds from the Minerals Marketing...

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Unique Arkhangelsk diamonds may be used to create quantum computers

Unique Arkhangelsk diamonds have a special feature – their crystal structure is perturbed, and this is why they can record quantum information. Such diamonds can become the basic element of a quantum computer processor.

17 may 2019

ALROSA Q1 2019 IFRS results are down on a y-o-y basis

ALROSA, the world’s leader in diamond mining, announces its IFRS financial results for Q1 2019.


17 may 2019

Lab Grown Diamond Council formed in NY

The Lab Grown Diamond Council (LGDC) was launched on 16, May 2019 in New York. The Mission of the LGDC is to develop and implement a multi-tiered, international communications program designed to increase the awareness of, knowledge about, and...

17 may 2019

African govts fight 'conflict diamonds' resolution

06 december 2018
(bulawayo24.com) - African governments led by South Africa are fighting tooth and nail to stop the passing of a resolution by the Kimberly Process to expand the definition of "conflict diamonds", it has been learnt. Civic society groups are pushing for the adoption of the resolution that activists argue will force African governments to prioritise human rights in the mining sector. In a recent statement, World Diamond Council (WDC) president Stephane Fischler said civil society groups would support the resolution.