Debmarine Namibia's new diamond recovery vessel to arrive in SA next week

Debmarine Namibia’s new N$7 billion diamond recovery vessel, Additional Mining Vessel #3 (AMV3), is expected to arrive in Cape Town, South Africa next week ahead of commissioning early next year.


World Gold Council members commit to TCFD reporting

The World Gold Council (WGC) has announced that its members, 33 of the world’s most forward-thinking gold miners, have committed to reporting their positions and progress on climate-related risks in line with their commendations of Taskforce...


Petra gross diamond reserves down 14% to 33.33Mcts

Petra Diamonds’ gross diamond reserves decreased 14% to 33.33 million carats as of 30 June 2021 compared with 38.86 million carats, a year earlier.


Vladimir Dyukarev, former COO of ALROSA passes away

Vladimir Dyukarev, a mining engineer, who committed most of his life to the country's diamond industry making his way up from a foreman at the Udachny Mining Division to the COO of ALROSA, passed away today at the age of 78.


The third J-1 Jewellery Congress to be held in Moscow on September 26-28

The third J-1 Jewellery Congress will be held in Moscow’s Gostiny Dvor Conference Hall on September 26-28. The Congress will become a key educational and business platform for the jewellery industry and will set new vectors for its further development...


Tiffany’s Taps Beyoncé, Jay-Z, & Basquiat To Break The Internet

09 september 2021

( - Tiffany’s latest campaign featuring the ultimate power couple Beyoncé and Jay-Z continues to disrupt the US jeweler’s marketing strategy under LVMH. The images, lensed by Mason Poole, form part of a year-long advertising venture which will take over digital billboards in New York’s Times Square. In a nod to the company’s rich cultural heritage, it includes a video of Beyoncé singing the tune “Moon River” from the film Breakfast at Tiffany’s to her rapper husband. The duo also share the limelight with a long-unseen painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat in Tiffany’s signature robin-egg blue and the famous Tiffany Diamond — with 128.54 carats and 82 facets.