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Natural pearls sold for record $3.3m at auction

Natural pearls sold for record $3.3m at auction

Price reached at Doyle New York surpassed previous record by $900,000. A pair of natural pearls have sold at auction in New York for a record breaking $3.3m (£1.96m) beating the previous record by $900,000 (£535,331). The drop-shaped pearls sold at Doyle New York measured approximately 9/10 inch in height and ½ inch wide, and

Petra Diamonds reports $70m in profit

Company recovers from a $8.6 million loss in 2009. Petra Diamonds Limited has reported record post tax profits of $70 million for the year ending on June 30 2010. Group revenue more than doubled to $163.7 million from $69.3 million in 2009, whilst the profit from its mining activity soared to $67.2 million from $7.8

TAG Heuer supercar to drive into Selfridges

Zero-emission roadster arrives in London on last leg of world mission. Selfridges’ Wonder Room will play host to the TAG Heuer ‘Odyssey of Pioneers’ Tesla Roadster as it arrives in London on the latest leg of its zero-emission around the world journey. The supercar, which is almost at the end of its 37,000 mile, record-breaking