Namibian Meet to Check Conflict/Blood Diamond Trade [24 Jun 2009]  
A three-day meet by the Kimberley Process member states is in progress since Tuesday to review and fix illegal trade practices involved in the diamond mining and trade globally. The Kimberley Process  ...More
Tags: Diamond Trade     Namibian meet    
India Diamond Trade Bolsters - Yet Short of Pre-crash levels [18 Jun 2010]  
According to the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), India's polished diamond exports rose 73 percent year on year to almost $1.8bn in May and the polished imports rose 68 percent during  ...More
Tags: GJEPC     Gems     Diamonds     India     Mining    
Congo Mineral Ban Conflicts its Objective [04 Oct 2010]  
The Congolese government's ban on mining activity since Sep 11 following increased violence and rape in Congo's eastern Walikale district, home to most of the country's cassiterite - tin ore, is belie  ...More
Tags: Congo     War     Kimberly     Blood Diamonds    
Belgium Backs Zimbabwe on Diamond Trade – KP at Crossroads [17 Nov 2010]  
The future of the Kimberley Process (KP), the international diamond trade watchdog is put to doubt when its monitor from South Africa certified a batch of controversial Zimbabwean diamonds for trade c  ...More
Tags: Diamond Trade     Kimberly     Crossroads