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...

20 september 2021

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

LUKOIL Plans Detailed Appraisal Of A Diamond Field In Arkhangelsk Region

29 january 2009

ОАО “Arkhangelskoye Geologodobychnoye Predpriyatiye” (AGD), a subsidiary of ОАО “LUKOIL”, and the French company FORACO signed a contract for large-hole drilling at the V. Grib diamond field, in Arkhangelsk Region, LUKOIL said in a statement.
The contract envisages the drilling of eleven 24-inch straight holes down to 600 meters by FORACO in the period from April to October 2009. The drilling is to be performed at pilot wells, drilled earlier for core sampling. The drilling operations are intended to revise the quality and volumes of the reserves. 
The total value of the contract is around EUR 10.5 million.
AGD holds the license for exploration and extraction of diamonds at the V. Grib field, 115 km North-East of Arkhangelsk.