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Turkey’s marble blocks and slabs exports to China – 2019 First Half Growth

Turkey's marble exports have stood out in recent years in the Chinese market. According to Turkish authorities, more than 50% of the exported Turkish...

First-ever diamond within a diamond, found in Russia, is said to be 800 million...

An exceedingly rare gem known as a Matryoshka diamond has been unearthed by miners in Russia. The diamond, named for its resemblance to traditional Russian nesting...

First Container Line Service launches between Karachi, Gwadar and the Gulf

Marble, minerals, and many other locally available commodities are anticipated to be highly benefitted China Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO) issued a statement, according to which...

Italy’s imports of marble and granite from Iran 2008-2018

Iran's economy has been hit hard since the US sanctions that came to effect in mid 2018 and as a result nearly half of...

Ruwido takes TV to the Stone Age with marble remote

Ruwido has launched a new remote control made from marble. Patterned stone in green and black with white inclusions embellish the surface of the TICTACTILE....

China’s economy: 6 things about China’s historic rise

As China marks 70 years of Communist Party rule, its economy shows signs of slowing but remains among the fastest-growing in the world, with huge investments...

These are the world’s 10 most competitive economies in 2019

Since 1979, the World Economic Forum has been taking the temperature of long-term economic growth and productivity in its Global Competitiveness Report. The 2019 edition covers...

Punjab: All Pakistan Mines And Minerals Association Urges provincial Govt To Withdraw Stringent Measures...

All Pakistan Mines and Minerals Association (APMMA) Saturday asked the provincial government to withdraw stringent measures for smooth functioning of their industries. Addressing a press conference here at a...

Volvo: 50 years of studying real accidents to improve road safety

This year marks the 50th anniversary since Volvo Trucks’ Accident Research Team began to systematically gather, analyse and act upon in-depth information about real-life...

US Finished Marble Products Imports from Greece: 2019 First Half Growth

The United States of America imported US$2.614 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2018. From a continental perspective, 45.4% of America’s...
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21 Baths Clad in Graphic Marble

From Calacatta gold to Cremo Tirreno, bold stone gives these baths from the Architectural Digest archives striking detail See more glamorous marble baths from the Architectural Digest...

A Group of Objects Made From Recycled Terrazzo + Marble

The Terra Collection comprises a series of objects made from 100% recycled terrazzo and marble, making each piece completely unique. The objects’ shapes may remain...

Marble Tome: ‘Open Book Fountain’ in Budapest Flips Its Own Liquid Pages

In Budapest there's a fountain that looks like a book: every few seconds a sheet of water blasts forth from the book's spine, arcing...

How Caryatids Have Beautifully Blended Sculpture and Architecture Since Ancient Times

When you think of marble statues, what comes to mind? You most likely imagine sculptures of freestanding figures, like the Venus de Milo and David. In addition to...

The Marble Sculptor Who Quietly Created a Trove of Art in Her Manhattan Loft

Hoisting 20,000 pounds of marble (twice the weight of a killer whale) into a sixth-floor Manhattan loft is no easy feat. But artist Hanna Eshel didn’t...

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