Rare ring estimated at $8 mln gets no buyers
12 May 2022 | 5:49 am
A rare 80.08 carats diamond and ruby ring by Chopard that Sotheby's estimated it could fetch $8 million, didn't find a buyer at Geneva's auction on Tuesday, the auction house said.
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Wealthy buyers looking to purchase Multimillion-dollar homes are getting the chance to test drive potential purchases during "discovery tours.
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Banca Carige SpA has reportedly been in contact with 10 potential buyers, including UniCredit SpA and BNP Paribas SA.
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Collectors from America and Europe are scouring Cape Town's booming art market in search of deals as diverse as a traditional oil portrait by South Africa's Irma Stern or a sculpture assembled from bottle caps by Ghana's El Anatsui.
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Traders, buyers at Mile 12 market bemoan hike in price.
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Traders say trading activities in the Fixed Income space has been mixed as market players were either buying to rebuild their positions, profit taking or selling to create liquidity. Nkechi Ezugha, Forex Trader at United Bank for Africa (UBA) joins CNBC Africa for a wrap of the money market activities.
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Although oil prices have hit rock bottom recently, liquefied natural gas is still holding its ground as a cheap and reliable energy source. So LNG could play a larger role in Europe's energy future, reports Bud Albright.
While the EU tries to reduce its dependence on Russian energy, others are cashing in. India is buying more oil from Russia, at a heavily discounted price. It's already ordered six million barrels of Russian crude oil – half of last year's imports. Also in the show: Ghana's lawmakers approve a controversial "e-levy", a 1.5 percent tax on electronic payments.
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Tiger Woods says he is feeling “stronger” than he did at the Masters ahead of the PGA Championship. Woods is still recovering from injuries he sustained to his foot and leg in a car crash last February. Woods made his return at the Masters in April but found the hilly terrain of Augusta tough, and he faded after two rounds.
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The Chinese economy is slowing down markedly as strict lockdowns send big cities into hibernation. Repercussions will be felt in Germany, too.
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Earlier this month, a leaked draft majority opinion suggested that the US Supreme Court was set to strike down the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling, which affirmed the legality of a woman's right to an abortion under the US Constitution. The news sparked protests in cities across the United States, with hundreds of demonstrations taking place again over the weekend. Gail Sredanovic, a member of the Raging Grannies activist organisation, joined us on Perspective to express her concerns.
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A man has been sentenced to over 17 years in federal prison in connection with Mac Miller's death in September 2018.