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Two Arrested for Trying to Steal Sarine's IP
Sarine Technologies, a manufacturer of technology products for processing diamonds, said two men were arrested in Tel Aviv,...
Polished Markets Jul 24, 2017 Rapaport News
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Petra Diamonds Production Disappoints
Shares in Petra Diamonds slumped by 10% after the company reported production was well below planned for...
Mining Jul 24, 2017 Rapaport News
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Swiss Watch Industry Extends Recovery
Swiss watch exports jumped in June amid stronger demand from China, Hong Kong, Italy and the...
Watches Jul 23, 2017 Rapaport News
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Alrosa Appoints Head of Polishing Division
Russian diamond miner Alrosa has appointed Pavel Vinikhin as director of Diamonds Alrosa, the group’s cutting and...
Polished Markets Jul 23, 2017 Rapaport News
US Jewelry Business Closures Slow in 1H
The rate at which the US jewelry industry is shrinking slowed in the first half of 2017, as the number of businesses...
Retail Jul 23, 2017 Rapaport News
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Blue Nile to Open Sixth Webroom
Online jewelry retailer Blue Nile continues its expansion to physical locations as it plans to open a sixth webroom later...
Retail Jul 23, 2017 Rapaport News
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Research Jul 21, 2017 Rapaport
Rapaport Weekly Market Comment
Polished trading seasonally slow as US dealers return from vacation and Belgian and Israeli suppliers soon to begin theirs. Rapaport Melee Index (RMI™)...
Polished Markets Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Weekly Indian Market Report
Polished trading slow with US buyers on summer vacation. Weak demand for lower-quality piqué goods, with fewer...
Research Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
Rapaport Diamond Industry Stock Tracker
A string of mergers and acquisitions spurred gains in the mining sector in an otherwise steady week for diamond and jewelry stocks. Dominion Diamond Corp....
Financial-Legal Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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Alrosa Unearths Two Large Diamonds
Alrosa discovered two extraordinarily large rough diamonds this month at its processing plants in the Russian republic...
Mining Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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Luk Fook Extends Turnaround with Sales Boost
Luk Fook Holdings recorded an increase in sales in its fiscal first quarter, driven by an improvement in mainland China after...
Retail Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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De Beers Sees Production, Sales Volume Jump
De Beers reported a spike in rough diamond production and sales during the second quarter, noting stable trading...
Rough Markets Jul 20, 2017 Rapaport News
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US Jewelry-Store Sales Rise in May
Sales at specialty jewelry stores in the US jumped 4.7% to $3.06 billion in May, according to provisional data recently published...
Retail Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport News
Lucapa Closes in on London Listing
Lucapa Diamond Company plans to obtain a stock-exchange listing in London by the end of the year as it aims to lure key...
Mining Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport News
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Rapaport Melee Index Stable in 2Q
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, July 18, 2017, New York… The Rapaport Melee Index (RMI™) for small...
Polished Markets Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport
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Rockwell CEO Quits as Business Rescue Continues
Rockwell Diamonds CEO Tjaart Willemse has resigned amid an ongoing business-rescue process at the South Africa-focused miner....
Mining Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport News
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Rain at Argyle Dampens Rio Tinto’s Diamond Offering
Rio Tinto’s rough-diamond output declined 2% to 4.3 million carats in the second quarter as wet weather restricted production...
Mining Jul 19, 2017 Rapaport News
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Diamond in the Ruff: Dog Eats $16K Ring
When Charlie Jackson and his wife Carol noticed her $16,000 (GBP 12,000) engagement ring was...
Rough Markets Jul 18, 2017 Joshua Freedman
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Richemont Watchmaking Head Joins Breitling
Timepiece brand Breitling has hired Richemont’s watchmaking chief Georges Kern as CEO. Kern will focus on developing...
Watches Jul 18, 2017 Rapaport News
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