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Ahmed Bin Sulayem
KP Wants Industry to Fund Civil Society Attendance
Diamond industry members participating in Kimberley Process (KP) activities will be required to pay twice so that a non-profit group...
Fair Trade Oct 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Gahcho Kue
Canada’s Gahcho Kué Mine Yields 50ct. Diamond
Mountain Province will sell a 50.25-carat gem-quality diamond from the new Gahcho Kué mine in January, the...
Mining Oct 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Buffett’s Richline Buys Silver Jewelry Seller Silpada
Richline Group snapped up Silpada Designs, marking the Berkshire Hathaway-owned jewelry subsidiary’s fourth acquisition this year....
Retail Oct 26, 2016 Rapaport News
Lucapa 172ct
Lucapa to Sell 172ct. Rough Diamond Next Month
Lucapa Diamond Company said it will offer a 172-carat and a 104-carat diamond at its next sale of production from...
Mining Oct 26, 2016 Rapaport News
baume mercier
Swiss Watch Exports Weighed Down by HK
Exports of Swiss watches declined in September as shipments to Hong Kong suffered their steepest drop in 20 months. Timepiece orders...
Retail Oct 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Cullinan mine Petra
Petra Diamonds Production Rises 30%
Petra Diamonds said output jumped in the first fiscal quarter as mining grades were higher. Rough diamond...
Mining Oct 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Alluvial Mining Rough
Civil Society Member Returns to KP Fold
Non-profit group CENADEP will attend this year’s Kimberley Process (KP) plenary next month after the...
Fair Trade Oct 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Jwaneng Mine, Botswana
De Beers Sales Volume Jumps After Market Recovery
De Beers total rough diamond sales grew 77 percent by volume in the third quarter, reflecting improved trading conditions...
Mining Oct 25, 2016 Rapaport News
Argyle Mine Processing Center
Rio Tinto Cuts Diamond Production Outlook
Rio Tinto lowered the top end of its diamond output guidance for this year even as production...
Mining Oct 20, 2016 Rapaport News
Diavik Mine
Diavik Output Rises 22% as Volume, Grades Climb
Diamond production from the Diavik mine in Canada jumped 22 percent in the third quarter as processing volumes and...
Mining Oct 20, 2016 Rapaport News
Stornoway Launches Renard Mine in Quebec
Stornoway Diamond Corporation said the Renard Diamond Mine in Canada officially opened at a ceremony held Wednesday after...
Mining Oct 20, 2016 Rapaport News
ALROSA International Underground Mine
ALROSA’s Rough Diamond Sales Jump 73%
ALROSA’s sales grew by more than half in terms of value and volume in the third quarter, the Russian...
Mining Oct 20, 2016 Rapaport News
Ahmed Bin Sulayem
KP Proposes UN-Mandated Permanent Secretariat
The Kimberley Process (KP) chair called for the establishment of a permanent secretariat to oversee the rehabilitation of nations...
Fair Trade Oct 19, 2016 Rapaport News
Rough Diamonds
Botswana Diamonds Starts Drilling at Orapa Pipe
Botswana Diamonds said drilling commenced at one of its kimberlite pipes in the Orapa region of Botswana. The drilling...
Mining Oct 19, 2016 Rapaport News
Lace mine
DiamondCorp Up for Sale or Merger
DiamondCorp opened itself to a merger or takeover after saying the London-based company urgently needs about $615,623 (GBP...
Mining Oct 19, 2016 Rapaport News
Chow Tai Fook
Chow Tai Fook Sales Plummet 33%
Hong Kong-based Chow Tai Fook said revenue slumped in the second fiscal quarter from a high base...
Retail Oct 19, 2016 Rapaport News
Poly Auction October 2016
Poly Auction Sells Two Diamonds for $10.6M
Hong Kong-based Poly Auction sold two diamonds for $5.3 million (HKD 41.3 million) each at its...
Retail Oct 18, 2016 Rapaport News
Stephen Webster
Stephen Webster to Design Hearts On Fire Jewelry
Chow Tai Fook-owned diamond jewelry brand Hearts On Fire announced it is collaborating with famed London-based designer Stephen...
Retail Oct 18, 2016 Rapaport News
Pandora Eyes China Breakthrough via Online Entry
Pandora has launched on Alibaba’s ecommerce platform, as the Denmark-based jeweler aims to break into the Chinese...
Retail Oct 18, 2016 Rapaport News
GIA 5ct undisclosed synthetic
GIA Spots Undisclosed 5ct. Synthetic Diamond
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) reported the “largest” CVD synthetic diamond it has examined to date, after...
Technology Oct 18, 2016 Rapaport News
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