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  1. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Luggage handler steals diamonds from plane's hold

    Posted Jan 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Luggage handler jailed for stealing diamonds An airport worker has been jailed for six months for stealing two jewellery items worth HK$96,000 from ... a diamond ring and a pair of diamond earrings from an aircraft's cargo hold when the plane was being loaded. Choy, who had been in the job for five years, is alleged to have committed the crime ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1118507/luggage-handler-steals-diamonds-planes-hold
  2. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Lavish Phnom Penh procession to enshrine former Cambodian king Sihanouk

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:50pm by Agence France-Presse in Phnom Penh

    ... 89. After chanting by 90 Buddhist monks and a 101-gun salute, two diamond-studded gold urns and one marble urn containing the remains were borne through the capital in an elaborate procession. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1551950/lavish-phnom-penh-procession-enshrine-former-cambodian-king-sihanouk
  3. Business - Commodities

    All that glitters: Diamonds outshine gold for Chinese brides

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:02pm by Reuters

    ... busy of late, as young Chinese, drawn by the allure of diamonds, increasingly choose the sparkling gems over traditional gold baubles to mark their marriage vows. China’s diamond market, now ... well-known “little blue box”. At the centre of the trend are China’s 13 million brides each year, who are increasingly demanding diamonds. “All along, my husband and I always thought that we would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1311484/all-glitters-diamonds-outshine-gold-chinese-brides
  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Pan-Asian explosion in Orange county, California, with numbers up 41pc in 10 years

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 09:26pm by NYT

    ... and tutoring centres across the city, which boasts ethnic plazas such as the polished Diamond Jamboree, an oasis of Asian-specialty stores. At the plaza's most consistently busy spot, a Taiwanese ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1557015/pan-asian-explosion-orange-county-california-numbers-41pc-10-years
  5. News - Hong Kong

    Hand-picked guests gather to see rare pink diamonds

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 04:10pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters The Argyle Pink Diamond Tender, showcasing the finest coloured diamonds from Rio Tinto’s mine in northwest Australia, opens its doors to about 100 carefully selected gem enthusiasts in Hong Kong this week. Jewellery makers, connoisseurs, collectors and investors – by invitation only – will view the 64 diamonds of this year’s tender, which have a combined weight ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1306964/hand-picked-guests-gather-see-rare-pink-diamonds
  6. News - World - SPACE

    Planet twice the size of earth made of diamond

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in London

    ... Reuters in London First known rocky planet 'fundamentally different' from our planet orbits Sun-like star Planet twice the size of earth made of diamond Forget the diamond as big as the Ritz. This one's bigger than planet Earth. Astronomers have discovered a planet twice the size of our own made largely out of diamond, orbiting a star that is visible to the naked eye. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1059092/planet-twice-size-earth-made-diamond
  7. News - Hong Kong

    Auctioneer shows off 118-carat diamond in NYC

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:28am by AP

    ... NEW YORK (AP) — A New York auction house is showing off a 118-carat white diamond that's the size of an egg. Sotheby's calls it the greatest white diamond to be offered ... as a 299-carat rough diamond in an undisclosed southern African nation. The current record for any white diamond is $26.7 million. That pear-shaped stone was more than 101 carats. It was sold ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1303581/auctioneer-shows-118-carat-diamond-nyc
  8. News - Hong Kong

    Auctioneer shows off 118-carat diamond in NYC

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 11:42pm by AP

    ... NEW YORK (AP) — A New York auction house is showing off a 118-carat white diamond that's the size of an egg. Sotheby's calls it the greatest white diamond to be offered ... as a 299-carat rough diamond in an undisclosed southern African nation. The current record for any white diamond is $26.7 million. That pear-shaped stone was more than 101 carats. It was sold ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1303556/auctioneer-shows-118-carat-diamond-nyc
  9. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Bruno Menard weaves his Michelin magic in Asia

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:49am by Bernice Chan

    ... then headed to the United States for a stint at The Dining Room in the Ritz-Carlton, Atlanta, for four years where he gained five stars and five diamonds (only 14 restaurants in North America have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-wine/article/1558285/bruno-menard-weaves-his-michelin-magic-asia
  10. News - Hong Kong - JEWELLERY

    US$35m diamond up for grabs in nod to Hong Kong as centre of jewel sales

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Agencies More traders are bringing in valuable, rare stones to attract super-rich mainland buyers US$35m diamond goes up for sale International experts have given Hong ... diamond in a sale next month and Rio Tinto Diamonds- one of the world's largest suppliers of the stones- is opening a collection preview here today, with both companies aiming at wealthy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1304202/us35m-diamond-grabs-nod-hong-kong-centre-jewel-sales

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