Myanmar will auction off more precious gems and jewellery in November in the fifth such sale this year aimed at bringing foreign currency into the isolated nation, state media reported Sunday, September 16th.
A strike by thousands of miners employed in South Africa by the world's biggest diamond producer De Beers was called off on Tuesday, July 31th after they accepted a new management pay offer, both sides said.
Two armed robbers tricked their way into one of the British capital's most exclusive jewellery stores and stole millions of pounds (euros, dollars) worth of designer gems, British police said Friday, July 6th.
In an old bank converted into an apartment building, young people bump into each other in a hallway designed by Philippe Starck. Is it happening in Soho or Greenwich Village ? Actually, this is New York's financial district, which is quickly turning into an upscale residential area.