The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Kimberley Process (KP) Office – the body responsible for regulating the entry and exit of all rough diamonds to the UAE –has been awarded the ISO 9001 Certification for Quality Management Systems (QMS) by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, marking it as the first global KP office to receive an official ISO certification.
David Kellie, an ex-marketing exec with luxury fashion brand Ralph Lauren is set to succeed Jean-Marc Lieberherr as chief executive of the Diamond Producers Association effective December 31.
DPA unveils The Diamond Journey Campaign Subscription
The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) is to launch its new Real is Rare, Real is a Diamond campaign, entitled The Diamond Journey.
Organisers of the Bharat Diamond Week (October 14-16) are offering first-time visitors’ reimbursement for flight tickets of up to 50,000 rupees (£576) for purchases of diamonds of more than $100,000 (£81,358).
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