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Press Release: ROXOA Launches Gold Boutique
Press Release: The e-commerce experts at ROXOA Group have set a September launch date for the Gold Boutique, their latest online jewelry store. At this stage Gold Boutique's team has researched the finer...
Retail Jul 30, 2015 ROXOA Group
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Damas Opens New Boutique in Barwa City, Qatar
(RAPAPORT) Gulf Times: Damas, a major jewellery and watch retailer in the Gulf region, announced the opening of its new Damas Collections store in LuLu Hypermarket in Barwa City, Qatar. The opening of the new Damas...
Retail Jul 30, 2015 Gulf Times
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Press Release: Fipke Joins Dunnedin Ventures as Company Advisor
Press Release: Dunnedin Ventures announced on Wednesday that that well-known Canadian geologist and diamond mine explorer Charles (Chuck) Fipke has joined the company in an advisory capacity. Fipke will assist Dunnedin with target...
Mining Jul 30, 2015 Dunnedin Ventures
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Press Release: Jeweler Launches 'Books and Jewelry' Online Gift Store
Books and Jewelry, an online gift store, has opened for business at web address booksandjewelry.com. "We all appreciate receiving a gift and, even more, knowing someone put thought and care into choosing the...
Retail Jul 30, 2015 Books and Jewelry
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Tiffany & Co. Outlines Sustainability Efforts
Tiffany & Co. released its fifth annual Sustainability Report, now available online at Tiffany.com/sustainability, which outlines Tiffany's sustainability initiatives.The report for 2014 provides an overview of the company's efforts around its most important...
Retail Jul 30, 2015
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Press Release: Zalemark to Produce, Market M&M Jewelry
Press Release: Zalemark has signed and agreement with Mars Incorporated for an M & M Jewelry Brand, the company announced on Wednesday.Zalemark Holding Company Inc. has completed the jewelry licensing agreement with Mars to design,...
Retail Jul 30, 2015 Zalemark
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ALROSA Announces $85M Bank Loan Repayment
ALROSA has repaid in advance a $85 million loan to VTB Bank (Austria) AG. The loan was repaid through the company's cash from operations. As a result, ALROSA reduced loans and borrowings from $3.3 billion...
Mining Jul 30, 2015
Nobel Laureate Lauds Washington Diamonds' CVD Technology
The chemical vapor deposition (CVD) technology developed by Washington Diamonds Corporation (WDC) to produce lab-grown diamonds is very advanced and superbly controlled, according to Nobel Prize Laureate Dan Shechtman, who recently toured WDC’s facilities...
Polished Markets Jul 30, 2015
Kennady Diamonds Announces CAD4M Non-Brokered Private Placement
Kennady Diamonds Inc. raised approximately CAD $4 million ($3.1 million) through a placement of common shares at a price of C$3.40 per common share, according to a company statement. The Company’s major shareholder, Bottin (International) Investment Ltd., has...
Mining Jul 30, 2015
Rough Diamonds
Gokhran's Rough Auction Achieves $479 Per Carat
(RAPAPORT) Gokhran sold 5,042 carats of diamonds for $2.4 million at an auction in July for special-sized rough diamonds (larger than 10.8 carats in size), the Russian state repository told Interfax. The auction offered 7,894...
Rough Markets Jul 30, 2015
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IIJW to Highlight India's Top Brands and Designers From Thailand
India's leading jewelry brands and designers will showcase their latest collections at the sixth edition of India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) to be held in Mumbai between August 3 and 6, 2015 at The Grand Hyatt. Presented by the...
Marketing Jul 29, 2015 Zainab Morbiwala
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Zimbabwe to Consolidate Marange Miners by the End of 2015
The seven diamond mining companies operating in Zimababwe's Marange diamond fields will be consolidated into a single government-owned entity by the end of the year, the country's mining minister told New Zimbabwe on Monday.The seven companies...
Mining Jul 29, 2015 Rapaport News
Press Release: Blom Praises ISO Standard for Diamonds
Press Release: The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) president, Ernie Blom, praised the release of ISO International Standard 18323: Jewellery - Consumer confidence in the diamond industry. The ISO ruling defines a diamond as something...
Financial-Legal Jul 29, 2015 World Federation of Diamond Bourses
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Qatar Diamond Sales Unaffected by Gold Rush
(RAPAPORT) Gulf Times: Diamond jewelry sales in Qatar have not been affected by the recent drop in the prices of gold and a subsequent consumer rush to buy gold jewelry, Gulf Times has learned.One gram of 22-karat...
Retail Jul 29, 2015 Gulf Times
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Press Release: Jewelers of America Elects Ryan Berg New Board Chairman
Press Release: Jewelers of America (JA), the U.S. trade association for businesses serving the fine jewelry marketplace, elected Ryan Berg as its new board chairman. Berg is also market president of Lee Michaels Fine...
Retail Jul 29, 2015 Jewelers of America
Russia Weighs Establishing Rough Diamond Exchange
(RAPAPORT) Itar-Tass: Russia could establish its own rough diamond exchange in the city of Vladivostok in the Far East Federal District, Deputy Prime Minister and presidential envoy in Russia's Far East Federal District Yury...
Rough Markets Jul 29, 2015 Itar-Tass
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Conference Board: U.S. Consumer Confidence Falls 9% in July
The Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index dropped to 90.9 in July from 99.8 in June (1985=100). The Present Situation Index slid to 107.4 from 110.3 in June and the Expectations Index declined sharply to 79.9 from...
Research Jul 29, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
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Press Release: Israel Preps for International Diamond Week
Press Release: While most of Israel's diamond industry is taking a much needed break for summer, at the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE), the organizing committee is completing the master plan for the summer edition of International...
Polished Markets Jul 29, 2015 Israel Diamond Exchange
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Signet Replaces DirectTV in S&P 500 Index
Signet Jewelers Limited entered the Standard & Poor 500 Index after the close of trading on Tuesday, replacing satellite television company DirectTV. Signet was replaced as a constituent of the S&P MidCap 400 by pharmaceutical company...
Financial-Legal Jul 29, 2015 Ronen Shnidman
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Press Release: ICA Appoints Gemstone Expert Gary Roskin as Executive Director
Press Release: The International Colored Gemstone Association (ICA) announced on Tuesday that it had appointed gem and jewelry expert Gary Roskin as its executive director, effective August 4. Roskin will be responsible for ICA's day-to-day...
Gemstones Jul 29, 2015 International Colored Gemstone Association
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