16 November 2016
Petra Diamonds Ltd recently announced that first-quarter production for FY 2017 was up 30 percent to 1,097,523 carats due to increased contribution from undiluted ROM (run-of-mine) ore, improving ROM grades and additional tailings production from Kimberley Ekapa Mining.

16 November 2016
HRD Antwerp and Chinese jewellery retailer Lao Feng Xiang signed a Memorandum of Understanding to develop jewellery collections inspired by the designs of two HRD Awards participants.

16 November 2016
The De Beers Group of Companies reported a 4 percent increase in diamond production to 6.3 million carats during the third quarter of 2016.

16 November 2016
Joaillier Privé, the bespoke jewellery brand of diamond specialist Dimexon Group, recently collaborated with international comic artist Pat Lee in the launch of the Ascension Collection, which celebrates the brand’s innovative ideas in custom-made jewellery and Lee’s talents outside the world of comics.