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Crowds mingle on the Baselworld 2018 show floor.
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Smaller 2018 Basel Fair is Still Biggest Rare Gem Showcase

Business at the scaled-down Baselworld 2018 Show was spotty. Some jewellery brands and gem dealers had respectable sales, but others found slow trading.

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Four people pose with a cardboard representation of Richard T. Liddicoat.
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2018 Tucson Events Encourage Alumni to Connect with GIA – and Each Other

Alumni celebrate Richard T. Liddicoat in Tucson. Winner of Gianmaria Buccellati Foundation Award for Excellence in Jewelry Design announced.

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Colombian Emerald Industry: Winds of Change

A first-hand look at Colombia’s emerald mines and the cutting and trading industry in Bogotá.

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2017 Auction Round Up: Pink and Blue Fancy Coloured Diamonds Still Rule

Buyers may have been discerning, but more than $1.1 billion (£800 million) worth of extreme top-end diamonds, coloured gems and jewellery were sold at auction in 2017.

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Jaipur, India: The Global Gem and Jewellery Power of the Pink City

Examines Jaipur’s role as a coloured stone cutting and jewellery manufacturing centre, with profiles of 17 companies and their factory, trading and retail operations.

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10 Tips for Buying a Diamond Online

Looking to buy a diamond online? We have 10 tips to help you click the “Buy Now” button with confidence.

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The Argyle Pink Diamonds in a row: oval shaped Fancy Deep pink, cushion cut Fancy purple pink, cushion cut Fancy Red, radiant shaped Fancy red and radiant shaped Fancy Deep gray violet.
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Hong Kong 2017: Demand Up, But Spotty

A market report from the September Hong Kong show, including the Argyle tender, synthetic diamonds and coloured gemstones.

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The 59.60 ct mixed-cut oval CTF Pink star diamond is displayed on a woman’s hands.  It is wider than her ring finger.
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Spring 2017 Auction Updates: The Most Expensive Gem Ever and Other Records

The spring 2017 auction season saw two important price records fall and solid, if not rising, prices for top gems across the board.

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A 24.18 ct. cut-cornered, rectangular, mixed cut Fancy Intense blue diamond flanked with tapered baguette-cut diamonds.
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A Vivid Spring 2016 Auction Season: Sales Totals Near $800 Million (£555 Million)

The spring 2016 auction season was one for the record books, achieving nearly $800 million (£555 million) in sales between March and July and featuring the costliest gemstone ever to be sold at a public sale.

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RJC Panel Explores Coloured Gemstone Issues at Baselworld 2017

The Responsible Jewellery Council holds a discussion on the challenges and issues of certifying coloured gem firms at the 2017 Baselworld fair.

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