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  1. News - Hong Kong - COLLECTIBLES

    Hongkonger pays record HK$254.6m for blue diamond at auction

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 05:24pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com HK buyer pays record US$32m for gem A mystery Hong Kong collector has paid more than HK$250 million for a 9.75-carat blue diamond at a New York auction, setting a new record for precious gemstones. The pear-shaped fancy vivid diamond went under the hammer in a frantic 20-minute race involving seven bidders. It eventually sold to the Hong ...

  2. Business - Companies - MINING

    De Beers reveals diamond secrets as parent firm Anglo American opens up

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 03:21am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in London De Beers reveals diamond secrets in bid for openness De Beers, the diamond producer that has made secrecy a cornerstone of its business for more than 120 years, ... that revealed information De Beers has never made public before: where its best diamonds come from and how much they fetch per carat, for example. Providing a better view of the diamond unit, acquired ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - FASHION

    Behind the label: Nude Diamond

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm by MARISA CANNON

    ... Marisa Pinto Who started it? Belgium-based Gary Pill and Fabrice Elfassy launched their minimalist jewellery label in September. Coming from three generations of diamond cutters, Pill ... designs are making diamonds relevant to a new generation. The jewellery is simple, with no heavy settings or ostentatious designs, allowing the diamonds to really shine. Small and discreet, ...

  4. Business - Comment

    Diamonds better than silver for trading contract

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Gold & Silver Exchange should heed mainland mothers' needs and offer a sparkling contract Silver doesn't cut it, but diamonds will The Chinese ... diamonds. In fact, the local bourse may want to consider diamond trading because it is now a hot item on wedding shopping lists on the mainland. Despite its name, the 103-year-old exchange has over ...

  5. Magazines - Style - INSIDE SCOOP

    Tiffany releases luxe masterpieces for autumn

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 10:41pm by EILEEN LIU

    ... Eileen Liu Sparkling debut Tiffany & Co has debuted its autumn masterpieces, featuring the finest diamonds and gemstones. The designs maximise the stones' firepower with effortless elegance. The autumn collection includes earrings of radiant diamond tiers, bracelets in open waves, and tassel pendants with diamonds and seed pearls. One of the rings features a fancy ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DIAMONDS

    ‘Flawless’ pink diamond to go to auction at Sotheby’s for HK$100 million

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 03:28pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com Chinese market, especially married Chinese woman, drives luxury sales to record An ‘internally flawless’, 8.41 carat purple-pink diamond to be auctioned by Sotheby’s Hong Kong is expected to sell for more than HK$100 million. “Natural pink diamonds over a carat are extremely rare to come by; some would say it is beyond rare,” the auction ...

  7. Inspired Baume & Mercier

    Posted May 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Mary Luk

    ... and designs. But they also share common features. All the models in the ilea collection have an off-centre diamond on the crown. All the date displays are at 6 o'clock and the hands ... watches for travellers. From polished steel for casual wear to gorgeous diamonds for special occasions, ilea's diverse styles represent action, elegance and luxury. The plain steel model ...

  8. Business - Commodities - RETAILING

    Diamond traders go in search of higher margins as costs rise

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:34am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Rio Tinto, De Beers adopt different approaches to deal with limited supply, rising mining costs Diamond traders go in search of higher margins Faced with a limited global supply of diamonds and rising operating costs, De Beers and Rio Tinto executives are pointing to branded diamonds, which deliver much higher margins, as the future for the industry. ...

  9. Business - Commodities - GEMS

    De Beers sees diamond demand outstripping supply in years ahead

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 02:46pm by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Miner expects China and India to lead growth as supply is likely to fall in 2020 De Beers sees rising diamond demand Rising global demand for diamonds, led ... of US$53 million. The industry's exploration spending is running at just half the record level of almost US$1 billion seen in 2007, according to De Beers' inaugural Diamond Insight Report ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Mainland man arrested after HK$3m diamond 'is swapped with fake' at jewellery show

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 02:35pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Arrest No 5 at gem fair after HK$3m jewel 'switch' A mainland man was arrested after he allegedly tried to switch a five-carat diamond worth more ... some diamonds, police said. "An initial investigation showed that he allegedly stole a five-carat diamond worth HK$3.11 million from the booth and replaced it with a fake," a police ...




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