World Federation Of Diamond Bourses

Interview with KP Chair and Zimbabwe Minister of Mines, H.E. Winston Chitando

H.E. Winston Chitando

Q. The potential production of Zimbabwe’s diamond mines is enormous. What are the government’s goals for the sector? Zimbabwe is targeting 7 million carats in 2023 and the sector is set to continue growing based on the exploration activities currently underway. The government has set a USD 1 Billion target for the diamond sector by … Read more

Interview with Reuben Khafi, President of Diamond Exchange of Singapore

Reuben Khafi

Q. What are your current titles/functions in the diamond industry, both private and organizational? I’m the Managing Director of Afghan Malaya Trading Company. We have 2 brands, Amtc and Freya under its wings. Besides that, I am the President of the Diamond Exchange of Singapore. Q. Tell us about your journey in the diamond industry, how you … Read more

Registration Now Open for World Diamond Congress

Press Release

Antwerp, January 30, 2023: The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) has announced that registration is now open for the 40th World Diamond Congress, which will take place in Ramat Gan, Israel from March 28 – 30, 2023. The World Diamond Congress, the WFDB’s most important event, convenes representatives of the 29 member bourses as well as leaders of … Read more

Interview with Mr. Conroy Cheng, Vice Chairman of Chow Tai Fook

Conroy Cheng WFDB

Q. How has Chow Tai Fook, one of the largest and most important jewelry retailers in Asia, been impacted by the Covid pandemic? How has it been impacted by local and global economic trends? The ongoing impact of the pandemic, combined with geopolitical instability and rising inflation globally, created challenging conditions for businesses. Despite the … Read more