The diamond business is yet bright and has a good future in the coming days

Hitesh Patel, Managing Director of Dharmanandan Diamonds Pvt. Ltd., joined the family business in 1997 to help his father Laljibhai Patel, the founder of Dharmanandan Diamonds Pvt. Ltd. Egged on by its success, Hitesh set up the overseas presence of...


The talk around LGDs is all hype

As a teenager, Luca Luterbacher began to design and manufacture single pieces and individual items for wealthy private family friends from Switzerland and Lichtenstein. In 2017, he finally invested in his own luxury trademark "Luterbacher."...

12 august 2019

Correct adjustment of advertising is the major challenge

At the recent Amberforum held in the Baltic city of Svetlogorsk, Andrey Yanchevsky, Head of the trade representation of the LA VIVION jewelery company shared his opinion with the correspondent of Rough&Polished on the state and prospects of the jewellery...

05 august 2019

Small-scale diamond mining is the future in Botswana – Leon Daniels

Pangolin Diamonds, which is currently the most active diamond exploration company in Botswana, has called upon authorities in the southern African country to include diamonds into the minerals permit for small scale mining operations. Pangolin chief...

29 july 2019

“There has been a strict policy in Israel against LGDs; have been forbidden on IDE trading floor for years.”: Aviel Elia, Managing Director- IDI

Aviel Elia, an attorney by profession, has served as Legal Adviser and Company Secretary of IDI since 2013. As a key member of the Israel Diamond Institute (IDI) management team, he has been involved in developing company strategy and negotiating...

22 july 2019

Russian jewellers to present their best works at the international exhibition JCK Las Vegas

14 may 2019

JCK_logo.pngRussian jewellery companies - manufacturers, producers and technological equipment creators will take part in the international jewellery exhibition JCK Las Vegas, which will be held from May 31 to June 3, 2019, in the USA.
Russian jewellery brands - Jewelry House “KABAROVSKY”, “KU & KU”, “BADINI”, “Jordan”, “Sila Prirodi” (Force of Nature), “Rostov enamel”, “Northern Diamond Company” - will showcase their collections with diamonds, designer jewellery and fancy cut stones.
The company “ALROSA TECHNOLOGYA” will present its unique portable LG diamond detector.
This year, the exhibition will be visited by suppliers, miners and cutters of coloured gemstones from all around the world who will gather to discuss the issues of mining.
Representatives of Russian brands will participate in seminars and round tables on current challenges in the jewellery sector.

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