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The World Diamond Mark, what it means to you

The World Diamond Mark, what it means to your Club/Bourse and how you can get involved with this exciting development from the WFDB.

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EU RELEASES KIMBERLEY PROCESS CERTIFICATE NUMBERS OF DIAMOND STOLEN IN ARMED ROBBERY AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT

The European Union has released the Kimberley Process certificate numbers for parcels of rough diamonds that were stolen by gunmen from the hold of a Swiss-bound aircraft at Brussels International Airport on February 18.

A LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT OF THE DIAMOND DEALERS CLUB OF AUSTRALIA TO A JEWELLERY TRADE JOURNAL IN AUSTRALIA.

World Federation of Diamond Bourses – Awaken the Giant.

In February I returned from Antwerp having attended my first board meeting for 2013 as an elected member of the Executive Committee of this organisation. Aside from the tremendous honour of being elected to the board, there is a certain pride to being the first Australian board member.

Wishing our Christian friends a Merry Christmas


Dear WFDB Members, we are pleased to advise that the following members have been elected at the Diamond Exchange of Singapore 35th Annual General Meeting held on 1 November 2012 to serve the Executive Committee for a term of two years:

 

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WFDB CLARIFIES: DIAMOND EXCHANGE OF SINGAPORE (DES) IS THE ONLY WFDB AFFILIATED DIAMOND BOURSE IN SINGAPORE

Antwerp : June 19, 2012- World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) President Avi Paz clarifies WFDB’s position with regards to the recent opening of the Singapore Diamond Exchange.

Recent press articles have reported on the opening of the Singapore Diamond Exchange (SDX), a platform for private investors to invest into diamonds as an asset class. The SDX is not to be mistaken for the Diamond Exchange of Singapore (DES), which is the first Asian member of the WFDB.

WFDB PRESIDENT AVI PAZ CALLS MEETING ON DISCLOSURE ISSUE SYNTHETIC DIAMONDS

Antwerp : June 4, 2012- World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) President Avi Paz convened a meeting on the burning issue of “undisclosed synthetic diamonds” in Las Vegas, yesterday, June 3.

The gathering was a technical conference involving leading parties of the international diamond community: the World Federation of Diamond Bourses, the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA), DTC and leading diamond certification laboratories.