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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Gem Talks Delay

MOSCOW -- Russia and South African diamond giant De Beers on Wednesday again postponed talks on the future of an agreement on diamond sales, but industry officials said they hoped discussions could reopen within two weeks. The talks had already been postponed once from the original start date of June 20. Itar-Tass said Russian officials were still studying documents drawn up at the last meeting, held in Moscow in May