IDWI 2018 to Feature High End Diamond Jewellery

Israel’s 7th International Diamond Week (IDWI), to be held by the Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) from February 5 – 7, 2018, will feature a section devoted to high end diamond jewellery manufactured by Israeli diamond companies. In recent years many Israeli bourse members have begun to diversify their businesses by offering exclusive lines of diamond … Read more IDWI 2018 to Feature High End Diamond Jewellery

Lifestyle audit for leaders could end corruption

As part of restoring the ANC’s former glory there must be a decisive lifestyle audit for all leaders across the board, starting with the national leadership, to remove corruption. This is the suggestion from South African Communist Party second deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila, who spoke at the Joe Slovo memorial event in Avalon cemetery … Read more Lifestyle audit for leaders could end corruption

Bitcoin enjoys end of year price surge

The value of the Bitcoin virtual currency has hit a three-year high with each one now worth about $900 (£730). At the start of 2016, single coins were only worth around $435 but their value has climbed steadily all year. The steady upward progress has continued despite regular hack attacks on virtual currency exchanges in … Read more Bitcoin enjoys end of year price surge

SeaWorld to end controversial killer whale breeding program

Bowing to years of pressure from animal rights activists, U.S theme park operator SeaWorld said on Thursday it would stop breeding killer whales and that those currently at its parks would be the last. Orlando-based SeaWorld has faced sagging attendance along with criticism about its treatment of the captive marine mammals, and some activists had … Read more SeaWorld to end controversial killer whale breeding program