The Grib Diamond Mine: Geology, Ecology and Industrial Safety

Gennady Piven, First Deputy General Manager of AGD Diamonds JSC, talks about his work at the diamond fields in Yakutia and in the Arkhangelsk Province.

10 december 2018

I have a dream to see India become a world leader in high-end jewellery manufacturing - Sanjay Kothari

An industry leader who needs no introduction to the gem and jewellery industry is Sanjay Kothari…the former chairman of the GJEPC of India has held various positions in the Council including being Convener-Exhibitions for many years before becoming Convener-Promotions...

03 december 2018

Style always reflects culture

Reena Ahluwalia is a multifaceted artist …an award-winning jewelry designer, diamond painter, professor, speaker and a community builder and more. Recognized as one of the Top Masters of Jewelry Design and art in Canada, she has been creating jewelry...

26 november 2018

Botswana Diamonds’ Campbell on Alrosa exit: no exploration JV lasts forever

Botswana Diamonds is currently in talks with a major diamond producer interested in taking over a stake in Sunland Minerals previously owned by Alrosa. The Sunland joint venture was established in 2014 to test existing Alrosa exploration technology on...

19 november 2018

If real gems are replaced by artificial stones, it is not the difference in value that sellers may cheat you out, but the very idea that you are to obtain along with a jewelry piece made from a genuine stone

Elena Titova is the Director of the All-Russian Decorative Art Museum. The museum, which she heads, was founded fairly recently (less than 40 years ago), but it is one of the most popular and stylish museums of Moscow, famous, among other things...

12 november 2018

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