Part 2: KPCSC wants Russia to help end impasse on new definition of conflict diamonds

In the first installment of this two-part exclusive interview with Shamiso Mtisi, the coordinator of the Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition (KPCSC), we focused on illegal diamond mining in the continent and where the contraband ends up...


Part 1: KPCSC gives insight into illegal diamond mining, trading in Africa

Although the diamond watchdog Kimberley Process (KP) prides itself for significantly reducing the flow of conflict goods since its establishment in 2003, the Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition (KPCSC) alleged that illegal diamond...

18 october 2021

The jewelry industry in Russia needs to be upgraded in a serious way

Dina Nasyrova is a vice-president of the International Jewelry Exhibition-Congress J-1 recently hosted by the Atrium of Gostiny Dvor in Moscow. As a partner and the Muse of the famous jeweler Ilgiz Fazulzyanov, she actively participated in the preparation...

11 october 2021

Smiling Rocks, a philanthropic business model, inspires companies to work for betterment of the world

Zulu Ghevriya, the CEO and Co-Founder of Smiling Rocks, Founder of Vedantti Jewellery and Managing Director of Prism Group has been in the diamond and jewellery industry for over 20 years. Zulu started his business, Prism Group, as a natural diamond...

04 october 2021

Work hard and you will find success

Eduard Utkin, Director General of the “Jewellers’ Guild of Russia” Association, expert of the RF Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Committee on Precious Metals and Precious Stones, told R&P about implementing the SIIS PMPS (State Integrated Information...

27 september 2021

De Beers Jewelers launches a new London-inspired Jewelry Collection

29 january 2020

De Beers Jewelers announced the launch of its new London jewelery collection, inspired by London's views from the River Thames.
De Beers Jewelers, which takes its roots in London, has created a collection that invites connoisseurs of jewelry to embark «on an imaginative voyage through London, capturing the icons of the neighbours … in exceptional diamond form”. 

Image credit: De Beers Jewellers

“We are proud to call London our home and to introduce our first collection created as a tribute to our brand’s founding city,” the company said.
De Beers products combine the past, rich in history and knowledge of diamonds, and the present, reflecting an innovative approach and creativity. 

Image credit: De Beers Jewellers

De Beers Jewelers was founded in London in 2001.
Currently, De Beers boutiques operate in 18 countries.

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