Russia wants restriction on CAR diamonds lifted

Russia wants a restriction on diamond exports from the Central African Republic (CAR), an official has said.


Zimbabwe gets tough on holders of mining title for speculative purposes

Zimbabwe is set to get tough on holders of mining title for speculative purposes, mines minister Winston Chitando has said.


WGC Report: Healthy gold retail market but lacks awareness

The World Gold Council (WGC) released its new consumer research report, which surveyed 18,000 respondents in China, India, North America, Germany and Russia.


IDI to feature 21 exhibitors in its ‘Israel Diamond Pavilion’ at HKJMA Show

The Israel Diamond Pavilion, organized by the Israel Diamond Institute (IDI) will have 21 companies under its roof at the Hong Kong International Jewelry Manufacturers’ Show, November 28 to December 1, 2019.


De Beers offers buyers flexibility – again

De Beers continued offering flexibility to its diamond buyers at the just ended ninth sales cycle of the year as midstream trading conditions are still in the process of rebalancing.


New DPA Films Trace ‘The Diamond Journey’

30 october 2019

( - The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) plans to spend $11 million in the fourth quarter airing versions of its new film, The Diamond Journey. The elaborate new ad was directed by Ian Pons Jewell, a noted commercial and music video director. There are various versions of the film, going from 15 seconds to a full three-minute version that was recently previewed for the trade in New York City.