5 Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: Week of May 5

De Beers wants to raise prices 5 percent a year, George Clooney wanted ethical ring, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.

– De Beers plans to raise prices 5 percent a year. 

– Zimbabwe says Dubai exchange fails test. But will sell through it anyway.

– Queens jeweler accused of swapping diamond.

– Media Watch: San Francisco newspaper profiles Brilliant Earth. Techdirt on how diamonds could be useful.

– Diamonds, ivory fund war in Central African Republic, group says. George Clooney insisted diamond ring “be ethical.”




JCK News Director