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

Paragon says new director to help develop Lesotho diamond projects

28 september 2012

Paragon Diamonds has appointed Martin Doyle, a former De Beers Canada senior vice president for Exploration, to its board of directors.
Martin who began his career with Anglo American in 1977 as a field geologist conducting diamond exploration in Botswana was expected to help Paragon start production at its projects in Lesotho.
"His role will greatly assist our management team in Lesotho to moving our projects towards production and at the same time offering the Board expertise in identifying and evaluating other opportunities across the global diamond industry," said Paragon Chairman, Francesco Scolaro.
The group had focused on continuing the bulk sampling programme at its flagship Lemphane Kimberlite in Lesotho whilst simultaneously conducting a rapid exploration programme at the newly awarded Motete Dyke Licence in close proximity to Lemphane.

Mathew Nyaungwa, Editor in Chief of the African Bureau, Rough&Polished