By Erika W.
Lab-grown diamond production could hit one million carats by the end of the decade, Gemesis CEO Steven Lux announced at the GIA Symposium May 31. Read the article at JCK Online.
Synthetic diamonds generally have the same chemical composition and crystal structure as natural diamonds. Synthetics should not be confused with simulants, which have different optical and physical characteristics. To learn more about synthetic diamonds please visit: Laboratory-Grown Diamonds /Man-Made Diamonds (MMD)
Alexander Amosu has unveiled a $20,000 Blackberry. Read the article at Forbes.
New laser inscribed barcode pendants from PhotosScribe connect people on Facebook. Read the article at israelidiamond.co.il.
De Beers Diamond Jewellers (DBDJ) opened its first store on Mainland China as it looks to capitalize on growing consumer demand for diamonds in the country. Read the article at Diamonds.net.
The South African Diamond & Precious Metals Regulator (SAD-PMR) has decided to accept imports of rough diamonds from Zimbabwe, the organization said this week in a communique. Read the article at israelidiamond.co.il.
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