BDB Members Give In-principle Approval For LGD Trading

The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) members during the Annual General Meeting held yesterday, have in principle approved the trading of lab-grown diamonds (LGDs) within the BDB. However, members cannot start … Read More

Here’s why pandemic-engagements are soaring

According to a survey conducted by the U.K.’s Open University, more than 25% of adult respondents say their relationship with their partner has improved during the coronavirus pandemic. The reasons … Read More

Ekati Mine has sold and will Restart in early 2021

America’s neighbor to the north will resume some sparkle in early 2021. Canada’s Ekati diamond mine, closed since March due to the pandemic, has been acquired and is set to … Read More

The Future Of Diamonds Is Bright

No other gemstone evokes the emotion of love and a sense of commitment like the diamond. This year, as the world battled with an unusual virus, the diamond industry collectively … Read More

De Beers to ‘ReSet’ perceptions of mined diamonds with five new collaborations

De Beers has embarked on a new initiative named ReSet, with the aim of ‘resetting’ public perception of natural or mined diamonds. Through a series of collaborations with a number … Read More

IDI and AWDC to Host Second Online Diamond Trade Show

Ramat Gan, Israel, September 8, 2020: The Israel Diamond Institute (IDI) and the Antwerp World Diamond Center (AWDC) will hold a second online diamond trade show on September 14-17, 2020. … Read More

Rio Tinto operates its global mine to market diamonds business throughout the COVID-19 pandemic

Rio Tinto, 100 percent owner of the Argyle diamond mine in Australia and the operator and 60 percent owner of the Diavik diamond mine in Canada, has put in place … Read More

Fugitive Choksi Now Accused of Lab-Grown Fraud

Fugitive Indian jeweler Mehul Choksi is facing new charges, that he sold lab-grown diamonds, claiming they were mined. He is already a key suspect, along with his nephew Nirav Modi, … Read More

Diamonds Do Good® To Support Families of Fallen Healthcare Workers Due to Covid-19

In deference to the devastating impact of Covid-19 on the healthcare community, Diamonds Do Good® (DDG), formerly known as Diamond Empowerment Fund, will support The Brave of Heart Fund in … Read More