Robbers got away with over $500,000 worth of high end watches in a daring daylight robbery at the Boyds store, Philadelphia on Thursday the 4th of June. The incident happened around 2:15 pm .Boyds is located at 18th Chestnut street.
MineCore International in a recent press release has discussed the non gemstone sapphire market and mining.
Sapphire (corundum) is aluminum oxide (Al2O3) . Lower grade sapphires which cannot be used as gemstones can be melted
Photograph above: Ammolite gemstones. Copyright MineCore.
MineCore International, one of the leading gemstone exploration company’s in the world has recently discussed about the rarest gemstone, Ammolite and its deposits in a press release.
The Environmental Geology program of Lander University ,College of Science and Mathematics received a rare mineral specimen which was donated by Dr. Dan Robinson Jr. a Green wood county physician. The rare mineral was
President Obama was given a flashy necklace (Bling) during his visit to Saudia Arabia on Wednesday. The gift was presented personally by King Abdullah during the welcome ceremony.
According to Wasington Post the gift is
The Botswana government is set to receive a US$ 1.5 Billion loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB). According to Bloomberg this money will be used to fill part of the budget deficit for the year 2009/2010, said an
Photo above: Chairman of IDC- Stephane Fischler
This week the International Diamond Council (IDC) released an update of its “IDC rules for Grading Diamonds”.
According to IDC Chairman Stephane Fischler, the rules
De Beers, the worlds largest diamond group is to increase stocks of rough diamonds.
The De Beers Managing Director Gareth Penny noted that stocks of rough diamonds were down by 20-30 percent from 2008 peaks. This was disclosed
Chairman of the Rapaport Group, Martin Rapaport delivered his keynote “State of the Diamond Industry” at Breakfast 8.am to 10 am on Monday 1st of June at the Annual Rapaport Breakfast and Conference held in