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Surat diamond


Diamond, textile firms told to do Rapid Antigen Tests for staff

July 31, 2020 4:23 am

There are over 4,500 small, big and medium-sized diamond factories in Surat which employ over around 5 lakh polishers. At present, the factories are running with 50 per cent staff.

Over 17k workers in Surat diamond hub screened, Gujarat Covid tally 31,444

June 29, 2020 5:33 am

Of the total 19 deaths reported from the state, two were from Surat district and one from Surat city. Remaining 13 were reported from Ahmedabad city, while one each from Gandhinagar, Aravalli and Bharuch, taking the toll to 1,813.

Surat: Several textile, diamond trading markets to open from Monday

May 30, 2020 5:30 am

On Friday afternoon, Surat Municipal Commissioner B N Pani had restructured 83 clustered zones. Several textile trading markets falls in Limbayat zone area which has the highest number of Covid-19 cases and deaths.

Surat diamonds do not have much value in Antwerp, says V K Singh

April 01, 2016 12:33 pm

MoS for External Affairs General V K Singh Thursday said diamonds sold in the name of Surat would not fetch as much value in Antwerp.

Surat gets a lab to check on synthetic diamond sale

April 04, 2015 2:32 am

The centre was inaugurated by state Minister of Mines and Minerals Saurabh Patel at IDI Surat on Friday.

Surat: Diamond baron gifts cars to artisans

December 12, 2013 10:02 pm

Of the 2,000 employees in his factory,100 met annual targets; 70 got cars,30 cash up to Rs 3 lakh.

Surat diamond units cut short Diwali break to regain lustre

October 03, 2009 1:29 am

A Year after economic slump hit industries across the world,the diamond polishing industry in Surat seems to be regaining its old glitter.