Issues addressed in the judgment include, change control mechanisms; the difference between "wilful misconduct" and "deliberate default"; anticipatory repudiatory breach and whether a claimant is entitled to recover the cost of replacement services even where he has no intention of commissioning such services. The facts De Beers engaged Atos to design, develop and deliver a system to manage its diamond supply chain. The output of the IAP was to be a detailed requirements definition and a high level design, leaving the detailed design to be fleshed-out under the main contract. The system was to be developed on an iterative basis through an ongoing cycle of delivery, customer feedback and improvement.
The operation has been renamed Gemcanton Investments Holdings. A spokesperson for Africa Israel Investments Ltd. Leviev used his Israel-based diamond unit to purchase half of Grizzly, Kapwanga said, without providing further details.
The move into emeralds marks a change of course for Leviev. Born in Soviet Uzbekistan before fleeing to Israel inhe worked as an apprentice in a diamond-polishing plant and established his own factory, striking deals with diamond-producing countries such as Russia and Angola. The Zambia company registry shows Gemcanton is jointly owned by two companies: Ndiaye is a Zambian who is originally from Senegal, and Grizzly has been digging emeralds in Zambia sinceaccording to Gemcanton.
Emerald prices have soared by more than tenfold in the past eight years, as top producer Gemfields Plc sought to expand the market for the green stones and boost advertising.
It was inevitable that someone else was going to look this way. An independent Gemfields committee said the offer undervalued the company.
Shares in Gemfields rose 3. To read the article in Bloomberg click here.The De Beers Millennium Star Diamond By Benji, Content Manager, Friday, August 1, , AM EDT The Millenium Star diamond is a famous diamond owned by De Beers, and is the center of De Beers Millennium Jewels collection.
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Israel's Leviev to brand Angolan diamonds, challenging De Beers' stronghold in Africa. RAMAT GAN, ISRAEL -- Angolan rough will soon begin flowing through Israel as part of diamond mogul Lev Leviev's strategy to undercut De Beers' influence in Africa.
The Israeli billionaire ha. Lev Leviev’s son and brother were among six suspects arrested on suspicion of smuggling diamonds worth hundreds of millions of shekels to Israel, the Jerusalem Post reported.
Also among the six was a veteran employee of one of Leviev’s factories in Russia, who returned to Israel six years ago and took advantage of his status [ ].
De Beers’ trading arm holds 10 auctions a year, attended by prequalified buyers, or sightholders, that buy rough diamonds produced at De Beers’ mines in South Africa, Botswana and elsewhere. Jun 29, · Leviev, who has a home in London and who made his name challenging diamond giant De Beers’ monopoly on the sale of rough diamonds, denied signing the agreement.