Your Internet Roundup – JCK

This week: Surat workplace constructing set to be world’s largest. Botswana president says it actually was able to bolt. And soccer staff needs to show grass into lab-grown diamonds. All beneath.


High quality Gold cancels deliberate IPO


Everledger Australia placed in liquidation


David’s Bridal survives second chapter


Surat Bourse is “world’s new largest office building”

– Indian merchants “divided”

– Bourse “faces vital challenges”


Botswana president: We have been able to walk away from De Beers

– De Beers’ Paul Rowley not so sure

– De Beers gross sales fall amid slow trading


Will high-net-worth people need diamonds in their portfolio?


High takeaways from Dubai lab-grown convention

– Different insights here, here, and here


How—and why—you must hint the origin of your jewellery supplies

– Cristina Villegas has different convention highlights here, here, and here


Hans Merket opinions the Kimberley Process (translation)

– Blood diamonds “and the lottery of Earth”


Report: Isabelle dos Santos behind Dubai diamond company StarGems (translation)

– “Mismanagement” enabled dos Santos to illegally divert millions


Video reveals moments after hundreds of thousands in jewellery stolen from Brink’s truck


New “revenge” viral TikTok jewelry scam


Pretend Rolex watches make up half of the luxury replica market


Swiss watch exports present sturdy development in first half of 12 months


Watch firm share costs rise following experiences of buoyant sales


China could possibly be the posh business’s next “sore spot”


How Cartier grew to become everybody’s new favorite old watch brand


Cartier’s new BTS spokesperson crashes its website


TAG Heuer makes mark on the luxury watch market


Rolex licensed pre-owned program expands


Longtime Rolex board member leaves


Kering appoints two deputy CEOs in company shake-up


Pure Diamond Council promotes Grace Isley to retail strategy and partnership manager


Genuine Manufacturers hires new CFO


Mineral specimen and gem collector Barry Yampol dies at 85


Interview with Kendra Scott CEO Tom Nolan


Interview with Pandora CEO Alexander Lacik

– Pandora acquires 14 stores in Colombia


Connecticut jeweler to offer away 2 ct. lab-grown diamond


Zales, Rocksbox associate on jewelry rental


Tiffany & Co. unveils renovated Tokyo flagship


Cristiano Ronaldo invests in watch web site Chrono24


Michael Schechter takes one other look back at Gemvara


“The soiled little secret that might deliver down Big Tech”


Amazon letting folks pay at Entire Meals with a hand wave


Barrick Gold focused by Russian cybercriminal group


U.S. Treasury sanctions Russian treasured metals corporations


Monopolies have killed South Africa’s marine diamond industry


De Beers ordered to pay for salvage of equipment


Seven belongings owned by former De Beers chair Nicky Oppenheimer


Diamond supplier lists New York townhouse


TikTok star Sophia Begg sues jewellery model proprietor following their collaboration


Erika Jayne scores authorized win over $750K diamond earrings she had to surrender


Playing addict husband tries to promote spouse’s jewels, but they’re fakes


Engagement ring eaten by fish amongst beach-related insurance claims


Soccer staff to rework grass into lab-grown diamonds


Media Watch

Psychological Floss appears at 10 of the world’s most controversial gemstones


From the Podcast     

The Jewellery District, Episode 100: Vic’s Customized Design, a Jewellery Convention, and a Podcast Milestone


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