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Pakistan : Experts for promoting marble and granite sector to boost exports

Speakers at a day-long seminar stressed the need of promoting marble and granite sector to enhance exports from the country and help economic development. The...

Cash and Southeast Asia for the development of Mermeren Kombinat

Profits of the running financial year will exceed €8 million in total This year the company relies on its exporting trade to Southeast Asian countries,...

2019 First Half Marble Export Growth of Italy

The 2008 financial crisis was the worst economic disaster since the Great Depression. Almost every aspect of global economy was affected or had to...

Hamburg – European hub for the China trades

Hamburg and China have been trading partners by since the 18th century. Hamburg has nurtured a city & port partnership with Shanghai since 1986....

Marble maximizes India-Iran trade growth potential

Emphasising the existence of a huge potential for growth of India-Iran bilateral trade, Tehran awaits moves by the Indian side, including private investments in...

2019 First Half Marble Export Growth of Greece

The first half of 2019 was strange and difficult for the natural stones market globally due to several reasons, with greatest of all the...

‘This is Africa’s century’ – what we learned at the World Economic Forum in...

Leaders who gathered to discuss the future of Africa this year had a rallying point - something they could agree was reason to be...

Julie Chaidas, Iktinos Hellas S.A.: “Women should insist on what they do in business”

Women's entrepreneurship has remained a taboo for many years. Progress has been made in recent decades as more and more businesses employ women. The...

Roadmap suggests steps to boost Afghanistan mining sector

‘The Roadmap for Afghanistan Natural Resources’, a strategy approved by the government in 2017, suggests that Afghanistan could become an average income country from a low...

US-China trade war escalated since Sunday

A new round of strict tariffs imposed both by USA and China came into effect in Sunday, escalating to maximum level the trade war...
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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...

Natural stones in interior: making the perfect pick

Natural stones have been used in construction for thousands of years. In modern age they are used mostly in interior design, due to their...

Lithic Garden curated by Vincenzo Pavan at Marmomac 2019 Italian Stone Theatre

The natural environment as the fusion of two worlds - geological and biological - can be explained and interpreted as an enclosed space, a...

Marble bathroom ideas for an elegant and luxurious scheme

This noble stone is making a style revival in our bathrooms thanks to its natural beauty and versatility. We show you how... Looking for marble...

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