China challenges India’s polished diamond throne

China challenges India’s polished diamond throne

Reuters

By Tanya Ashreena

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s long-held position as the world’s top diamond polisher is being challenged by soaring output from China, compelling the south Asian country to seek help from ally and top rough diamond supplier Russia to defend its market share.

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The Most Expensive Hotel Suites in the World – Condé Nast Traveler [Hilltop Estate at Laucala Island Resort, Fiji]

Hilltop Estate at Laucala Island Resort, Fiji

The Most Expensive Hotel Suites in the World - Condé Nast Traveler [Hilltop Estate at Laucala Island Resort, Fiji]

From $40,000 per night

Billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz owns the Laucala Island Resort in Fiji, and the Hilltop Estate—a suite running $40,000/night—is only available by application or personal referral. You’ll be spoiled with a private chef and nanny, plus access to a horse-riding school, 72-hole golf course, and a private beach.

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Special Report: Fear and retribution in Xi’s corruption purge

Reuters

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HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) – Chen Zhenggao, a member of the Communist Party’s elite Central Committee, clearly has enemies.

File photo of Xi Jinping waiting to greet former U.S. President Jimmy Carter in room 202 of the Zhongnanhai leadership compound in Beijing

Leader of the Chinese Communist Party Xi Jinping (C) waits to greet former U.S.read the full article