Seven of the world’s leading diamond mining companies announced yesterday (Wednesday) the formation of the Diamond Producers Association (DPA). The founding members are Alrosa, De Beers, Rio Tinto, Dominion Diamond Corporation, Lucara Diamond Corporation, Petra Diamonds and Gem Diamonds. The DPA has an initial minimum annual budget of $6 million
Almost two weeks before the opening of the JCK Las Vegas show, the Israeli Diamond Industry is making diamond buying from Israel even more convenient, as the Israel Diamond Institute’s (IDI) Find Your Diamond system goes live
Philippe Mellier, Chief Executive Officer of the De Beers Group, has accepted an invitation to be a keynote speaker at the upcoming 2015 Presidents' Meeting, which will be held June 14-16, at the Hilton hotel on Tel Aviv's seaboard
"It’s small, it’s easy to operate, and it’s a patented device that photographs and creates a video of any stone up to 20 carats, complete with the company’s logo and contact details"
In approximately three months, The Israeli Diamond Exchange will host the Summer Edition of the International Diamond Week (IDWI), which will be held from August 30 to September 3. Now, registration has opened for the event
The Aikhal mine, one of the largest diamond mines in Russia and in the world, is located in the north-eastern part of the country. The mine has an annual production capacity of 1.3 million carats
A team of specialists from four Australian universities, including the University of Western Australia, has established the exact source of a diamond-bearing rock for the first time
Belgium’s polished diamond exports to Israel in the first four months of 2015 reached 150,925.53 carats worth US$489,160,517, marking a decrease of 13.34 percent in terms of carats from the first four months of 2014 and a 19.14 percent decrease in terms of currency from January – April 2014
An Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) member was caught fishing in a prohibited area of a reservation. According to a news item, the bourse member claimed he did not know he was fishing in a restricted area...
Moti Kashi Diamonds is a diamond manufacturer specializing in white and colored large sized stones weighing 3 carats and over. In addition to a large, rich inventory and the services provided to customers worldwide, the company also specializes in the manufacturing and polishing of exceptional stones – whether in size, color and cut, including fancy cuts