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Forevermark Appoints New CEO
De Beers jewelry subsidiary Forevermark has promoted chief operating officer Nancy Liu to CEO, as Stephen Lussier steps
News Apr 21, 2019 Rapaport News
Okavango
Botswana Unveils 20ct. Okavango Blue Diamond
Okavango Diamond Company (ODC) has revealed a 20-carat polished stone, the largest blue diamond to come out
News Apr 17, 2019 Rapaport News
DEF
DEF Debuts Scholarships for Canadian Industry
The Diamond Empowerment Fund (DEF) has launched its first educational grants for young people in Canada’s
News Apr 14, 2019 Rapaport News
Debswana Jwaneng
De Beers Sales Jump 10% in April
De Beers recorded its largest rough-diamond sale since mid-2018 as demand was steady following a slow first quarter.
News Apr 10, 2019 Rapaport News
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De Beers Reduces Sightholder Supply
De Beers sightholders are bracing for lower rough supply for the rest of 2019 as the miner reduces
News Apr 08, 2019 Joshua Freedman
De Beers earrrings
De Beers Closes Diamond-Reselling Unit
De Beers is shutting its diamond-recycling division, as digital advancements in the sector have lessened the need for its
News Apr 04, 2019 Leah Meirovich
Sotheby’s
88ct. Oval Diamond Fetches $14M
A rare oval diamond sold for nearly $14 million at Sotheby’s in Hong Kong Tuesday, beating its high
News Apr 02, 2019 Rapaport News
CAR
CAR Invites De Beers and Alrosa to Mine Its Diamonds
The Central African Republic (CAR) is trying to entice large diamond-mining companies to set up operations in the country, as part
News Apr 02, 2019 Leah Meirovich
Rough from DPA
Profits Tight Amid Slow Diamond Trading
RAPAPORT PRESS RELEASE, April 2, 2019, Las Vegas … Diamond market sentiment was soft in March, after the
Press Release Apr 02, 2019 Rapaport
De Beers
De Beers Launches Provenance Program
De Beers will allow its sightholders to disclose source information on diamonds they purchase from the company, after
News Apr 01, 2019 Rapaport News
Feriel Zerouki
De Beers Exec Honored for Responsible Practices
Initiatives in Art and Culture (IAC) will present Feriel Zerouki with its award for leadership in responsible
News Apr 01, 2019 Rapaport News
Forevermark Forum
Forevermark Launches Bridal Initiative
Forevermark is debuting a new campaign for the bridal market, De Beers’ first in this category in almost 20 years. The
News Mar 31, 2019 Rapaport News
De Beers Victor Mine
De Beers’ Victor Mine Shuts Its Doors
De Beers has sent out the final ore-haul truck from its Victor mine in Canada, exactly 11 years
News Mar 27, 2019 Rapaport News
Mountain Province
Mountain Province Incurs Loss in 2018
The devaluation of the Canadian dollar pushed Mountain Province to a loss in 2018, even as sales grew strongly in the
News Mar 24, 2019 Rapaport News
Debswana
De Beers Extends Jwaneng Mine Life
Debswana, De Beers’ joint venture with Botswana, has launched a new project set to extend the life of its
News Mar 18, 2019 Rapaport News
CIBJO
CIBJO Calls for Synthetics Treatment Disclosure
The World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) has specified the need to disclose treatments when it comes to both natural
News Mar 17, 2019 Rapaport News
Time to reengage with bridal
Time for the Trade to Reengage with Bridal
There’s a caveat that Stephen Lussier emphasizes when marketing diamonds to millennials as a symbol of love. The industry needs
News Mar 13, 2019 Avi Krawitz
DiamondDect5
What Makes a Good Synthetics Detector?
The massive project by the Diamond Producers Association (DPA) and Signet Jewelers to test and review 18 synthetic-diamond
News Mar 12, 2019 Joshua Freedman
Venetia
Weak Demand Weighs on De Beers Sales
De Beers’ sales fell for the second consecutive month, as high rough prices and slim midstream profits
News Mar 06, 2019 Joshua Freedman
DPA synthetics detectors study Mar 2019
DPA Puts Synthetics Detectors to the Test
A synthetics detector costing less than $7,000 is one of only two machines that conclusively identified 100% of lab-grown
News Mar 05, 2019 Rapaport News
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