I will probably post this a little earlier next week, because of the holiday. Anyway, here is your weekly news …
Indian firms attract U.S. financial backing.
Chaim: Botswana’s unions threaten beneficiation.
– Thestreet.com on diamond stocks.
– NPR on Canadian diamonds.
– Idex/Gassman on Zale.
Turkey interested in diamond exchange.
Indian government wants more diamond mining.
Bob Geldorf speaks at Antwerp Diamond Conference.
Anglo CEO more powerful than Oprah!
This is a cute video, and clever marketing (with 100,000 hits), but really, the people at Abazias should know that “synthetic diamonds” are not cubic zirconia. But it’s nice to know how to pronounce Abazias. Apparently, these videos are a trend. This diamond-in-blender video got 800,000 hits.
Rio takeover rumor still a rumor.
“Greys Anatomy” star complains her diamond ring is too big. Ah, to have such problems.
From JCK: In To Africa (Botswana/South Africa trip report.)
Have yourself an excellent weekend …