ALROSA elects new Supervisory Board

Annual General Meeting of ALROSA Shareholders elected the new Supervisory Board on Wednesday, June 26.

Today

Botswana courts Surat diamond manufacturers

Botswana, which is the second largest diamond producer in the world after Russia, has invited Surat diamond manufacturers to scout for business opportunities in the country.

Today

ALROSA to allocate 100% of free cash flow for second half-year of 2018 for dividends

Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of PJSC ALROSA decided to allocate 100% of free cash flow for the second half-year of 2018 for the period-end dividend – RUB 30.3 billion.

Yesterday

De Beers diamond sales continue to weaken

De Beers’ diamond sales continued on a downward trajectory as demand remains weak, while supply for smaller and cheaper stones, is high putting pressure on polished prices.

Yesterday

India’s cut and polished diamond exports down by 15.12% in May

India’s exports of cut and polished diamonds decreased by 15.12% year-on-year during the month of May 2019 according to the provisional data released by The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC).

Yesterday

Dead People And Pets Are Being Forged Into Pretty Blue Diamonds - Here's How It Works

10 april 2019
(sciencealert.com) - When a person dies, cremation is an increasingly popular option. The practice eclipsed burials in the US in 2015 and is expected to make up more than half of all body disposals by 2020, according to the Cremation Association of North America. But instead of storing a loved one's cremains in an urn or sprinkling them outside, a growing number of bereaved consumers are doing something more adventurous: forging the ashes into diamonds.