Quotes DeBeers on Rapaport's JCK Breakfast Conference
to Ronnie VanderLinden, President-IDMA, ‘What stood out were the various
reports on Rapaport's JCK Breakfast Conference where Martin Rapaport took the
industry at large and De Beers in particular to task. I advise - no, I urge -
you to view the video in its entirety and make your own judgement. If you
weren't present and want to be part of the conversation, you must watch it
response to the 2018 Rapaport Breakfast Conference and to Martin Rapaport's
comments directed at De Beers, the De Beers Group of Companies wrote a letter
to its sightholders and to other industry stakeholders which is quoted here
Chow Tai Fook (CTF) Jewellery Group Limited
announces its annual results for the year ended 31 March 2018 (FY2018). The
Group recorded a revenue of HK$59,156 million for FY2018 (FY2017: HK$51,246
million), representing a year-on-year increase of 15.4%. Gross profit amounted
to HK$16,213 million (FY2017: HK$14,963 million).
gross profit margin was down by 130 basis points in FY2018. Thanks to the
encouraging business performance and operating leverage, core operating profit
surged by 20.6% to HK$5,606 million (FY2017: HK$4,649 million).
to the WGC, Market Update for June, China’s jewellery industry has responded to
the changing consumer landscape over recent years. It has adopted two main
strategies: offering an improved product range and blending the online and
offline retail experience.
product offering 24ct gold jewellery has dominated China’s gold jewellery
market. It resonates well with older, more traditional consumers. But young,
city folk have different tastes. 18ct gold (also known as K-gold) has played an
important role in meeting the needs of this part of the market for some time.
Gems announces the initiation of the diamond core drilling program at the
Coscuez Emerald Mine in Boyacá, Colombia. Diamond core drilling program
commenced on May 28, 2018. A total of 2,500 metres are planned to be drilled
before the end of 2018. First 150 m of subsurface core drilling was completed
June 2, 2018.
drilling data, along with bulk sampling results, will contribute to a maiden
mineral resource estimate expected in the fourth quarter of 2018. Dev Shetty,
President & CEO of Fura, commented: “I am pleased to announce the start of
the diamond core drilling program at the Coscuez Mine. Initial results have
been very encouraging.
of India has constituted a group of eminent persons to study the Special
Economic Zones (SEZ) Policy of India.
SEZ Policy was implemented from 01st April, 2000. Subsequently the Special Economic
Zones Act, 2005 was passed by Parliament in May, 2005 and received Presidential
assent on the 23rd of June, 2005 and the Special Economic Zone Act was enacted.
The SEZ Act, 2005, supported by SEZ Rules, came into effect on 10th February,
President today gave assent to promulgate the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
(Amendment) Ordinance, 2018. The Ordinance provides significant relief to home
buyers by recognizing their status as financial creditors. This would give them due representation in
the Committee of Creditors and make them an integral part of the decision
will also enable home buyers to invoke Section 7 of the Insolvency and
Bankruptcy Code (IBC), 2016 against errant developers. Another major beneficiary would be Micro,
Small and Medium Sector Enterprises (MSME), which form the backbone of the
Indian economy as the biggest employer, next only to the agriculture sector.
23 May 2018: Today, at the 128th Annual General Meeting of the Minerals Council
South Africa (formerly the Chamber of Mines of South Africa), council members
re-elected the current office bearers to serve for another term of office in
announced its results for first quarter Q1 Fiscal 2019. According to the given
summary, same store sales (SSS) essentially flat with prior year Q1. GAAP
diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $(8.48), including the impact of a non-cash
impairment charge related to goodwill and intangibles, loss recognized on held
for sale non-prime receivables and restructuring charges.
continues to expect $475 million in share repurchases in Fiscal 2019, of which
$60 million were
in the first quarter. Company continues to expect sale of non-prime receivables
to close in second quarter of Fiscal 2019.
Kalonga Secondary School has scooped this year’s inter-schools World
Environment Day (WED) Quiz top prize of
K15,000 of educational materials, courtesy of Kagem Mining Limited.
year the focus was on finding solutions to “Beat Plastic Pollution” in order to
achieve a green world. Every year, an
estimated 5 trillion plastic bags are used globally and 1 million plastic
bottles are bought every minute. Plastic makes up 10 percent of all waste
generated with at least 13 million tonnes of it ending up in the oceans-the
equivalent of a full garbage truck being emptied every minute.
the most iconic motif in stunning new forms, CaratLane, India’s leading
omni-channel jewellery brand launches the ‘Paisley’ collection. From structured
styles and intricate grace to bold overlays, there’s really a Paisley for every
the best-in-class laser-cut technique, our designers have given Paisley a
refreshing new look. With diamonds uniquely set inside gemstones, this
collection has the finest designs tailored to complement every style.
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