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Tiffany’s Declining 2Q Sales Miss Estimates

RAPAPORT… Tiffany & Co.’s revenue fell in the fiscal second quarter amid a challenging global environment that hit consumer spending in the company’s key markets. Comparable store sales dropped 8 percent over the three months that ended July 31, missing analyst expectations. 29 more words

India Diamond Week Draws Big Visitor Numbers

RAPAPORT… More than 60 exhibitors and “several hundred” buyers
attended the fifth India Diamond Week at the Diamond Dealers Club (DDC) of New
York this week. 47 more words

Dubai Probing Rough Diamond Values

RAPAPORT… From the get go, the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) chairmanship of the Kimberley Process (KP) had a fair share of controversies as civil society, and a number of member states, expressed their concern with seating the 2016 chair in Dubai. 34 more words

India’s Polished Exports Rise in July

RAPAPORT… India’s polished diamond exports climbed 1 percent to $1.65 billion in July, according to provisional data provided by the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC). 36 more words

Midday Walk

The ducks and geese played tag in the afternoon sun as it sparkled across the river like diamonds.

– Written for Day 24 of Awake August 2016… 18 more words

Awake August 2016

From Rough to Ideal Cut: The Diamond Cutting Process

The life of a diamond cutter can be a stressful one. After all, the cut is the one quality factor that can make or break the overall appearance of a diamond. 483 more words