Gem Diamonds Ltd said first-half sales from its South African and Australian mines were lower due to strong currencies, and that it remained cautious about demand in the United States, but its cash position was strong with no debt.
Brioni stayed largely on course in 2008 with a decrease of 3% in its income. The luxury group, which has recently named Andrea Perrone as CEO, is now planning to accelerate its development in Asia and the Middle East.
Aquarius Platinum Ltd said Ridge Mining Plc shareholders have voted in favour of its planned takeover and gave a update on operations at its Everest mine, pushing Aquarius shares higher on Tuesday 14 July.
Number one in sales of men’s fragrances in 2008, it could be said that the time was ripe for a collector’s edition. From September, One Million by Paco Rabanne will be released in a Gold Collector edition.
The world's biggest watchmaker Swatch Group is expecting sales to improve in the second half of this year after a difficult start to the year, group's CEO Nick Hayek said in remarks published Sunday 12 July.