Deputy Prime Minister - Presidential Plenipotentiary to the Far Eastern Federal District Yuri Trutnev discussed the implementation of the Digital Diamonds project in the Far East and the promotion of electronic tools to increase Russian diamond sales in the Asian markets with Hogi Hyun, Founder and Managing Director at Abacus Capital.
According to Rosstat, in the first half of 2018, the volume of investments in fixed assets in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) amounted to more than 180 billion rubles, which is the best indicator in the Far Eastern Federal District.
The large medical facilities that will be built in Yakutia during 2019-2021 can be provided with modern medical equipment manufactured by the Japanese Canon Medical Systems company as part of a pilot project.
The community of the tourism industry of Yakutia met with Minister of Entrepreneurship, Trade and Tourism of the RS (Y) Irina Vysokikh to discuss the state of affairs in business and development opportunities. Representatives from Yakutsk were present, and experts from the regions contacted via video link.
On November 7-9, 1st Russian-Korean Interregional Cooperation Forum will be held in the South Korean city of Pohang in the south-east of the country. The business program of the event will be attended by a delegation of Yakutia under the leadership of the chairman of the regional government, Vladimir Solodov.
ALROSA, the world’s largest diamond mining company, will hold an auction for the sale of special size rough diamonds (over 10.8 carats) and polished diamonds of own manufacture. The auction will take place in one of the world’s largest diamond trade centers – Ramat Gan (Israel), on November 4-22.
ALROSA is pleased to announce that the Company joined the Tracr platform’s pilot program. Tracr, the end-to-end diamond industry blockchain traceability platform is being developed by De Beers Group in collaboration with industry stakeholders. Alrosa will join industry leaders from the diamond manufacturing and retail sectors in creating the blockchain platform by the industry, for the industry.