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Luk Fook’s H1 Revenue -8%, Profit -43% Amid Hong Kong Tourist Slowdown

RAPAPORT… Luk Fook Holdings International Limited reported revenue
declined 7.7 percent to $898.6 million (HKD 5.4 billion) in the six months to
September 30 as a result of the Chinese downturn and a weak Hong Kong tourism… 34 more words

Early Black Friday Figures Not Reliable Indicator of Actual Sales: FiveThirtyEight.com

RAPAPORT… Early Black Friday figures claiming to signal how well the holiday period is progressing should be ignored as initial numbers fail to accurately predict the actual sales, according to FiveThirtyEight.com. 38 more words

How Botswana Will Find Independence

RAPAPORT… Fifty years on from independence, Botswana still finds itself in desperate need of improvements in its economic diversity. Its unsustainable reliance on diamonds is the reason why.That much was evident at an industry conference held this past week in Gaborone. 31 more words

Rapaport Diamond Industry Stock Tracker

RAPAPORT… Mining stocks were
led by a surge by Lucara Diamond Corp. (+28%) following its discovery of the
second largest diamond in history. Dominion Diamond Corporation fell 9% on… 35 more words

People will stare. Make it worth their while ~Anonymous

The word Luxury just makes our eyeballs pop-up. No matter what, we all want to have a dash of it. Actually, we want lots of it!! 98 more words


Graff Diamonds Launches Ring Collection Inspired by ‘Thrill’ of Prohibition-Era Drinking Parties

RAPAPORT… Graff Diamonds has introduced a ring design
inspired by America’s flamboyance in the 1920s and the excitement of alcohol-laden
secret parties of the prohibition era in the U.S. 46 more words