Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

diamond industry


Opposition AAP in Surat demands removal of taxes

March 16, 2021 2:44 am

Bhanderi addressed a press conference where he said that during the Covid-19 pandemic, many industries were shut for a long period and had to operate with 50 per cent staff even during unlock period.

Want to pick the right diamond for yourself? Here are some useful tips

July 07, 2020 12:48 pm

The cut of the diamond refers to the preciseness of the workmanship, and its dimensions.

Surat diamond industry hit by coronavirus, suffers loss of Rs 600 crore in Jan

March 10, 2020 10:39 am

India exports around 38% diamond to US, 37% to Hong Kong and around 8% to China. While business with Hong Kong has gone down by 10 per cent, with China around 50 per cent, said Chairman of Gujarat unit of the Gem Jewellery Export Promotion Council, Dinesh Navadia.

‘Slowdown in diamond industry ... units forced to cut manpower’

September 07, 2019 3:50 am

Despite an upcoming festive season, the company struggles to cope up with a 30 percent dip in demand, while the smaller diamond units are forced to cut down manpower, and slash working hours.

Gujarat: Surat to host 3-day diamond exhibition from August 3

July 28, 2019 1:57 am

The event will be inaugurated by Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya with State Health Minister Kishor Kanani.

Surat: Diamond polishers demand factories follow labour laws

October 24, 2018 2:51 am

The protesting workers on Tuesday said that the polishers were being harassed by factory owners and threatened to go on an indefinite strike after Diwali if their demands were not met.

Unveiled: World's largest flawless diamond is now on display

September 29, 2017 7:43 pm

Set into an asymmetric necklace, this 163.41 carat, flawless D-colour emerald-cut diamond is all set for the much-awaited auction.

Rosy blue also in HSBC list: Diamond dealers are tax haven’s best friends

September 09, 2020 5:02 pm

At least 24 offshore companies linked to diamond major Rosy Blue in Mossack Fonseca files; Gembel family also in list.

‘Vacation’ in big diamond unit rings alarm

August 08, 2012 6:22 am

There was some panic in the diamond industry after a unit shut down declaring an untimely “vacation” putting nearly 5,000 workers out of jobs for at least three weeks in Navsari district.

Businessmen return to diamond industry

December 02, 2009 5:54 am

The booming embroidery industry in Surat is now struggling to cope with a plummeting demand,coupled with a surplus of stock.