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.
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.
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.
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.
April 04, 2015 2:32 am
The centre was inaugurated by state Minister of Mines and Minerals Saurabh Patel at IDI Surat on Friday.
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.
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.