5 Diamond Developments You Should Be Following: Week of Oct. 27



Indian government investigating money laundering, diamonds may be used in cancer therapies, and other stories on the industry’s radar this week.

– Strategy group looks at coming diamond shortage.

– Diamond trade back on track in India. Industry should soon “find its footing,” Dilip Mehta says. Trade experiencing a revival in Armenia. 

– Indian government investigating money laundering of Surat diamantaire. Intelligence agencies warn trade is a front for siphoning off money.

– Diamonds may be used to improve cancer therapies.

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JCK News Director