10 Jan 2017
The Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) will officially open a new International Tender Center on February 14, during the sixth International Diamond Week in Israel (IDWI).During the week, IDE will host three important tenders of polished and rough diamonds - by Alrosa, I. Hennig and Koin.The visit of Alrosa President Andrey Zharkov, who will be a guest of honor at IDWI, is timed to coincide with the opening of the tender center.
08 Jan 2017
The American Gem Society Laboratories (AGS Laboratories) has started a new service called Only My Diamond.The interactive online tool on the AGSLab web site provides an enhancement to AGS Laboratories' Diamond QualityDocument (DQD) by offering supplementary diamond quality information.
09 Jan 2017
After the Indian government allowed diamonds and a few more products for trading on exchange platform the country about three months ago, the Indian Commodity Exchange Ltd (ICEX) is in the final stages of launching diamond contracts that will allow even individuals to trade in diamonds. The final approval from the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is expected soon and a formal launch is likely by March.