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...


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

International experts to discuss coloured diamonds at Mediterranean Gem Conference in 2017 with ALROSA support

02 december 2016
The Mediterranean Gem and Jewellery Conference, which will take place in Syracuse, Italy on May 11-14, 2017, is to feature a range of discussions on coloured and fluorescent diamonds with ALROSA and international diamond experts.
The success of the conference in Greece 2015 and Spain 2016 led to the next event organized in 2017.
The major theme of the conference will be “Colored Diamonds” and 6 speakers will cover this topic. In addition, four international speakers will present their views on gems, cutting and jewellery.
During the conference, a range of international gem and jewellery experts will organize several workshops on optical gem screening and identification methods, including mounted and loose small and melee synthetic diamonds; grading of treated and natural coloured diamonds; use of special gemological devices for screening.
The conference will also feature a ‘Round Table’ on "Coloured Diamonds–describing and marketing” and “Fluorescence -Importance for ID and Value of Fluorescent Diamonds" moderated by John Chapman (Gemetrix) with experts from Aurora Gems, CGL-GRS, HRD, NCDIA, NAJA, Symmetry Jewellery Valuation answering questions from the floor.
A major sponsor of MGJC 2017 is Russian diamond mining company ALROSA.

Theodor Lisovoy, Rough&Polished, Moscow