GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

Today, almost all jewellery companies have their own wholesale websites, online stores, and social media pages. But a year ago, GOLDNET.MARKET, the first jewellery wholesale marketplace appeared in Russia, a new effective tool for the jewellery market...

20 september 2021

Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

Alex Popov, President of the Moscow Diamond Exchange and head of the Âme jewelry brand, which uses lab-grown diamonds to produce jewelry, sat for an interview with Rough&Polished sharing his views on the coexistence of natural and man-made diamonds in...

23 august 2021

Lucapa eyes diamond project in Australia after Angola success

14 october 2016
ASX-listed Lucapa Diamond Company, which has a 40 percent stake in Sociedade Mineira do Lulo (SML), a company that holds the Lulo alluvial diamond mining licence in Angola, has entered into an agreement to acquire an 80 percent interest in the Brooking Diamond Project in Western Australia.
The consideration for the transaction was $140,000 in cash and 250,000 Lucapa shares (current market value $132,500), Proactive Investors reports.
The vendor would also receive 500,000 Lucapa options, exercisable at $0.53.
It noted that the agreement was inked with Leopold Diamond Company, which owns the diamond exploration project that covers 128 square kilometres and located within 40 kilometres of the Ellendale diamond field.
The company's preliminary technical due diligence, which included field sampling programmes, had indicated significant exploration potential.

Mathew Nyaungwa, Editor in Chief of the African Bureau, Rough&Polished