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Feb 23, 2015

GJEPC’s “Design Inspirations 2015” Opens Feb 24th

The Gem & jewellery Export Promotion Council will hold a two-day seminar to understand and dissect design trends in different markets entitled “Design Inspirations 2015” on February 24th & 25th.

Feb 23, 2015

GSI’s Botswana Lab Introduces Sarine Axiom in Africa

Gemological Science International’s (GSI) newly set up laboratory in Botswana is the first in Africa to begin using DiaMension™ Axiom, Sarine’s next generation high-end technology diamond scanner for measuring and modelling polished diamonds. The machine will help GSI detect the tiniest attributes and features of the diamond, such as facets’ pointing down to a microns level of accuracy, the lab said in a statement.

Feb 23, 2015

Lucara Revenues Up 47%, Increase Largely Driven By Exceptional Stones

Lucara Diamond Corp reported a 47% increase in gross revenues from US$ 180.5 million a year ago to US$ 265.5 million during 2014 with sales totalling 412,136 carats. The increase was largely driven by higher prices received for the Karowe diamonds and a larger number of carats being sold in the large exceptional stones tenders, which contributed US$ 135.6 million to revenues, the company said in a statement.

Feb 22, 2015

AJDA Winners Felicitated at Glitttering Function; Renowned designer Viren Bhagat Given Special Award

Day 2 of the Signature IIJS saw the Halls bustling with buyers. The crowds in the gold section, particularly, were fairly thick. Though the first day had seemed to be a bit slow, organisers said that by the end of the day total footfalls stood at 4000.

Feb 22, 2015

Tempo Picks Up on Day 2 of Signature IIJS; Variety of Jewellery Displayed Covers all Markets

Day 2 of the Signature IIJS saw the Halls bustling with buyers. The crowds in the gold section, particularly, were fairly thick. Though the first day had seemed to be a bit slow, organisers said that by the end of the day total footfalls stood at 4000.

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