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

Dubai Flexes Muscles On Conflict Diamonds

15 may 2012

The United Arab Emirates will be increasing security precautions at Dubai International Airport in order to foil smugglers of conflict diamonds, The National reported cited by Israelidiamond.co.il.
There are plans to expand the Dubai airport in the years to come to almost double the amount of passengers it handles annually. Increased traffic will put a strain on efforts to prevent illegal diamond trading, so the UAE has committed itself to boosting security measures at the airport.
Director General of Dubai Police Department of Airport Security Brigadier Pilot Ahmad bin Thani said that the emirate had applied several new initiatives to combat the phenomenon of diamond smuggling, and that it was considering several other additional initiatives as well. Bin Thani said that his goal was to make the UAE one of the most secure countries in the world.
In the last decade alone, diamond trading in the Persian Gulf nation has increased exponentially by several orders of magnitude, from about $2 million in 2002 to approximately $40 billion in 2011.