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This week: Why “retail remedy” works. G7 proposal might cease in need of a Russian diamond ban. And examine your imaginative and prescient by discovering a diamond ring in an image. All beneath.


Blackstone buys IGI lab for $569.65 million


Everledger to restructure following funder fallout


Will Forevermark final perpetually?

– De Beers curbing diamond gross sales in weak market

– De Beers merges two gross sales after auctions disappoint


India’s diamond exports sluggish

– Gem & Jewelry Export Promotion Council chair on Indian industry (video)


G7 plans to trace Russian diamonds, not ban them

– Official statement

– U.Okay. enacting Russian diamond ban

– BBC wonders: How effective?

– Surat nervous about sanctions

– Alrosa appoints new CEO

– Russian miner breaks silence


HB Antwerp needs more African diamond deals


Fascinating occasions for lab-grown diamonds

– WD Lab Grown sued by the Plumb Club

– Adamas One faces delisting


Firms more and more face greenwashing litigation

– U.Okay. regulator needs to ban most “carbon-neutral” claims

– Gucci now not says it’s carbon-neutral

– Madagascar sapphire mine casts doubt on jewelry companies’ ethics (subscription)

– Report: Colombia will get little tax income from its emeralds (translation)


FTC Inexperienced Guides submissions from the Jewelers Vigilance Committee (lastly posted) and Diamond Foundry


Can “recycled gold” ever be ethical?

– Christina T. Miller does a deep dive


Traders go “gaga for gold”

– Gold falls below $2,000

– Some see further losses


Why “retail remedy” is therapeutic


Paul Zimnisky: Self-purchase will enhance U.S. diamond market


Why Richemont will at all times need retail partners

– Richemont says no to tie-ups with LVMH and Kering


LVMH’s “recession-proof” empire

LVMH zeroes in on China for Tiffany overhaul

– Vogue profiles Alexandre Arnault, Tiffany “mastermind”


Former Tiffany exec Andy Hart joins Mejuri


Stuller strikes three vets into C-suite


Jewelers Vigilance Committee hires new VP


Feriel Zerouki turns into president of World Diamond Council


Pure Grown Diamonds expands team


Indian regulator calls for fee from Mehul Choksi


Former billionaire Nirav Modi borrowing to pay $150,000 fine


Louis Nchindo’s “ghost” haunts Botswana’s negotiations (subscription)


Proprietor of closed Las Vegas jeweler had prior conviction


Court docket convicts 5 males for stealing jewelry from museum


Danielle Bernstein denies jewelry copying claims


High quality Gold vp Tony Marciano dies


Harry Levy, revered trade chief, dies

– World Diamond Museum pays tribute


Jewelers of America reveals 20 beneath 40 “rising stars”

Skilled Jeweller’s U.Okay. Power List


Extremely-rare Bulgari Laguna Blu diamond sells for $25 million


Artwork deco pendant by Cartier “soars previous estimate” at Hindman sale


Christie’s promoting 127 ct. D flawless “Mild of Peace”


Holocaust survivors urge Tel Aviv mayor to pull out of Christie’s events


Are Swiss banks nonetheless hoarding Nazi gold?


Cartier criticized for utilizing photos of Amazon tribe


Meghan Markle noticed in $200,000 of Princess Diana’s jewelry


Why African diamonds in King Charles’ crown are unlikely to be returned


Blackpink’s Lisa wears Bulgari emeralds


Kim Kardashian pays visit to Tiffany (video)


Will this be the “yr of the sneaker” at JCK?


San Francisco jewellery shops flip to check cashing


Ring returned to proprietor 13 years after being flushed down toilet


Instructor shocked by boy’s present of diamond earrings


By no means-before-seen diamonds present in Canyon Diablo meteorite from outer space


You’ve gotten 20/20 imaginative and prescient should you can spot the diamond ring in this picture


Media Watch

CBS Information on lab-grown versus natural diamonds (video)

South China Morning Publish on lab-grown diamonds

Monetary Instances on cartoon watches, gem setter Pierre Salanitro, watch model FP Journe, Roger Smith’s $1 million pocket watch, and what defines a women’s watch


From the Weblog

Will Forevermark Final Endlessly?


From the Podcast

The Jewellery District, Episode 95: Visitor Lawrence Hess


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