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

Confessions of the Heart Contest by AWDC

24 december 2009

From 4th January to 14th February, 2010 Antwerp World Diamond Centre in cooperation with Gazet van Antwerpen en Radio 2, to organize a contest, namely Confessions of the Heart. In this writing contest on the threshold of St. Valentine Day everyone can write down his deepest, saddest, dearest,... love experiences. The loveliest texts will be publicized in the Gazet van Antwerpen and the prettiest text will be awarded with a diamond heart on Valentine.
A jury of professionals will judge the texts. The competition addresses everyone: young and old, amateur or professional. The text consist of maximum 250 words and should contain the word “diamond”.
The texts should be submitted at the latest on 01/02/10 by e-mail or by mail.

Alex Shishlo, Editor of the Rough&Polished European Bureau in Brussels