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A marble industry among the five most profitable companies of Greece in 2017

FHL Kyriakidis marble company is in fifth best position in the country's list of the most profitable productive companies, just after companies such as...

India Rises in “Ease of Doing Business” Rankings

According to the World Bank report Doing Business 2019, India jumped 23 spots to rank 77 on Ease of Doing Business. The nation's “trading...

India seeks superior logistics linkage with world

India is seeking superior logistics linkage with nations all over the world, Minister of Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said. Launching "Logix India 2019," to...

India: Discovering the marble rocks of Bhedaghat – a hidden treasure of Madhya Pradesh

Location Bhedaghat is a small town located around 25 km from the city of Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh. Located on the banks of Narmada River, the town...

Africa is about to become the world’s largest free trade zone

South Africa’s and Togo’s parliaments this month ratified the agreement establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). The total number of countries committing...

All of the top 10 fastest growing cities in the world are in India

Think of the world’s wealthiest cities: New York, Tokyo, Los Angeles and London probably spring to mind. But based on annual gross domestic product...

Pakistan: Land being acquired for marble city

The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government is pressing ahead with its plan of establishing a marble city in Buner and is currently engaged in the process...

The countries with the largest marble exports in 2017

Which countries exported more marble in 2017? What was the ratio between marble blocks/slabs and finished marble products? Stonenews.eu, after studying the statistical results...

Afghanistan: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani orders authorities to draft strategy for the process of...

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has ordered the relevant authorities to draft a clear strategy for the process of Marble and Alabaster, the Office of...
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Colored marble: the trend in design

While Carrara's marble has been for many years the choice of many designers because of its color purity and flexibility, a new generation of...

Robot-made tables and vases feature surface textures created using algorithms

Iraqi-born UAE-based designer Layth Mahdi debuts a series of marble vases and tables with contoured surfaces milled by robots and designed using algorithms. Launched during Dubai Design Week last month, Layth Mahdi's...

How Marble Sculptures Have Inspired Artists and Captivated Audiences for Millenia

Throughout art history, sculptors have experimented with an eclectic range of mediums. While cast bronze, carved wood, and fired clay have made lasting impressions, no material has captivated...

22 Wonderful ideas for marble decoration!

Marble is one of the most impressive and timeless materials used in home decoration. With its finesse and impeccable aesthetics, it gives the spaces...

Art exhibition pays tribute to quarries

An international photographer’s ‘fascination’ with quarries has recently been exhibited at a contemporary art gallery in the US.   Andrew Buck’s exhibition Andrew Buck: Quarry – which features...

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