Alrosa, the Russian diamond miner sold $676.24 million worth of rough diamonds to Gokhran, the Russian precious metals and gemstone repository according to Interfax. These large scale sales of rough diamonds to the repository
According to the National Jeweler two Indian companies were recognized for excellence in the areas of human resources and exporting.
India’s Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) has awarded Sanghavi Diamonds
Over 100,000 online voters participated in the selection of the new setting for the Hope Diamond from the 18th of August to the 7th of September. The voters had to select one out of three
A gang smashed and stole a briefcase full of diamonds from a diamond brokers car. It is described as the three minutes that changed his life .The diamond broker Peter Kaplan, who is from New Port, North Carolina just arrived
The National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA), Sri Lanka has received a large order of about 700 blue sapphire and rubies from Russia. The Chief Deputy Director of the Russian Finance Ministry, Mr Andre N. Katepow had
Campbell Bridges, a renowned Scottish gemstone miner and expert was killed in Kenya by an armed gang on Tuesday the 11th of August.
Bridges was ambushed and attacked by a group of about 30 men when they were approaching
A new diamond sealing service has been launched by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). The launching of the service was at the 26th IIJS (India International Jewellery Show). Donna Baker, the CEO and President of
Despite the economic downturn, sales of jewelry for special occasions such as wedding, engagement and anniversaries has remained relatively stable or in some cases even increased.
Suresh Hathiramani, the vice-president
Su-raj Diamonds and Jewelry (UP 20%)
First fiscal quarter sales ending June 30th 2009 by Su-raj Diamonds and Jewellery was up by 20% to $143.5 million (INR 6.86 billion). There was a corresponding increase in profit to $2.5 million (INR 121.7 million), according