AGD Diamonds celebrates 88 years since its foundation

On April 22, 1931, in Arkhangelsk the Northern Geological Prospecting Trust (SGT) was organized, the successor of which is AGD Diamonds.

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Russian jewelry, precious metals and gemstones will be subject to marking in 2020

The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation proposes to make the marking of jewelry, precious metals and precious stones mandatory from January 1, 2020.

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Imperial provenance emerald will be auctioned off at Christie’s, Geneva

Christie’s said that at its “Magnificent Jewelry’’ auction, which will be held on May 15, 2019, it will sell a historically significant emerald, the provenance of which can be traced back to Catherine the Great.

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Vast Resources raises £600k as it focuses on Zim diamonds, Romania

Vast Resources has raised £600,000 before costs through a placing and subscription of 444,4 million ordinary shares to fund exploration and mining of diamonds in Zimbabwe, maintain Baita Plai mine in Romania and for general corporate purposes.

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Ministry of Finance to hold auction of diamonds from the State Fund of the Russian Federation

The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation announced a public auction of polished diamonds from the State Fund of Russia.

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GEM and Lucara tipped to shine as diamond shares struggle with headwinds

06 february 2019
(miningmx.com) - Diamond equities may be in for a rough ride in 2019, according to a report by Canaccord Genuity analyst, Des Kilalea, who identified a number of headwinds in 2019, including the decline of diamonds in jewellery – a threat that required a unified marketing response from the diamond industry. This was one of just several factors working against the sector notwithstanding a paucity of new run-of-mine production which would provide some support to rough diamond pricing.