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Sarine: Stable Group Revenue In Second Quarter

Sarine Technologies Ltd announced its financial results for the second quarter and half year ended 30 June.

Bharat Diamond Bourse Progresses with Second Bharat Diamond Week Registration

The Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) in Mumbai said preparations are on track for the opening of registration soon for the second edition of the Bharat Diamond Week at the bourse.

WFDB Announces Opening of Registration for 2018 World Diamond Congress

The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) has announced that registration has opened for the 2018 World Diamond Congress. The biannual meeting of the WFDB and the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA) will take place in Mumbai, India, from October 23 to 25.

ALROSA Tests Ruble Payment For Rough Stones With Foreign Clients

ALROSA, the world's leading rough diamond miner by volume, said it has tested a payment mechanism with foreign clients using the Russian currency.

Transactions were conducted with clients from China and India In the experiment. If necessary, the company is ready to use a ruble payment scheme in the future, the miner said.

Young Diamantaires Preparing For Special Meeting at September Gem And Jewellery Fair In Hong Kong

The WFDB's Young Diamantaires is preparing for its next meeting which will take place during the September Gem and Jewellery Fair in Hong Kong.

The breakfast gathering will take place on September 14 at the Asia World Expo, Room 201C, from 7.30am-9.00am with a limited number of seats available.

WFDB's Asian Summit/Executive Committee Meeting Set To Be Well Attended

The WFDB's Asian Summit/Executive Committee meeting is set to be well attended, featuring a wide range of representatives.

Diamond Dealers Club Comments on Revised FTC Guidelines

The Diamond Dealers Club of New York said it is working closely with other industry organizations to address the changes going forward in the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) revised Jewelry Guide, which governs, among other things, the marketing and description of diamonds, jewelry, and colored stones.

Annual GIA Global Leadership Program for Industry Executives Takes Place at Harvard

Industry executives convened in late June for the GIA’s Global Leadership Program at Harvard Business School (HBS).

The annual program in Cambridge, Massachusetts offers a unique opportunity for gem and jewelry executives to explore innovative solutions to industry challenges using the renowned HBS case study method, the GIA said.