“We are building a new state-of-the-art tender facility,” says Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Executive Chairman, DMCC

Ahmed Bin Sulayem certainly needs no introduction being widely popular globally as one of the leaders of modern Dubai. As the Executive Chairman of DMCC, Ahmed Bin Sulayem has played and continues to play a key role in establishing and positioning DMCC...

20 may 2019

De Beers scaling up Tracr ahead of formal launch

De Beers tracked 100 high-value diamonds along the value chain during the pilot of Tracr™, its industry blockchain platform, for the first time in May last year. A De Beers spokesperson Bianca Ruakere told Rough & Polished in an exclusive interview that...

13 may 2019

The perfect couple - platinum and diamonds

The Jewelry House of Leon Megé located in New York has long been firmly established in the jewelry market as a source of magnificent jewelry, in which platinum and diamonds often sparkle being married together and attracting everyone’s eyes, but are...

06 may 2019

The technology of growing single-crystal diamonds has now become industrial in nature

It is believed that the reserves of natural diamonds will be exhausted by the middle of the century, and therefore production of synthetic diamonds is rapidly gaining relevance. According to Business Insider India’s estimates, the global synthetic diamond...

29 april 2019

De Beers only selling Elizabeth Bay Mine in Namibia, move to sustain operations beyond 2019

Namdeb Holdings, a 50/50 joint venture between the Namibian government and De Beers is not selling Daberas, Sendelingsdrift and Southern Coastal mines in the southern African country. It had been alleged that Namdeb was planning to close and offload...

22 april 2019

AGD DIAMONDS to auction yellow jewelry-quality diamond weighing 57 carats

11 october 2018
AGD DIAMONDS plans to hold an auction for the sale of special-sized diamonds (+10.8) on the e-platform of ISC GRIB DDIAMONDS on November 23, 2018. More than 400 diamonds will be offered to customers, including several stones of rare color grades, including an exclusive crystal of fancy yellow color weighing 57 carats.

                                        Image credit: AGD DIMAONDS

The diamonds put up for sale at the auction have been extracted at one of the world's largest diamond fields named after Vladimir Grib in the Arkhangelsk Province of Russia in the period from June to September 2018. The viewings of these goods will be held at the Tender Center of the Israel Diamond Exchange on November 4 to 9, 2018 and at the office of GRIB DDIAMONDS in Antwerp on November 15 to 22, 2018.

Victoria Quiri, Correspondent of the European Bureau, Rough&Polished, Strasbourg