Author Archive: Norma Chew

What are Blood Diamonds

Blood Diamonds also called conflict diamonds are diamonds illegally traded to fund conflict in war torn areas, particularly in Central and Western Africa. The process entails threats, bribes, torture, forced labor of men, women and children. The United Nations defines…
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All about Birthstones

Birthstones are fascinating. The popularity of wearing birthstones began in Poland during the 15th or 16th century. Historically, it was believed that the benefits of wearing birthstones were increased during the specific month that corresponded with that birthstone. So, everyone…
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