Out Of this World: 555.55-Carat Black Diamond Lands in Dubai

Auction house Sotheby’s Dubai has unveiled a diamond that’s literally from out of this world. Sotheby’s calls the 555.55-carat black diamond — believed to have come from outer space — “The Enigma.” The rare gem was shown off on Monday to journalists as part of a tour in Dubai and Los Angeles before it is due to be auctioned off in February in London.

Expo 2020 Dubai: Rare Yellow 203-Carat Sapphire Worth $4 Million Sparkles at World Fair‎

A flawless, vivid yellow sapphire has been unveiled at the Sri Lanka Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai to coincide with the National Day celebrations of the tropical island republic.The sparkling Mushan Vibrant Golden Yellow Sapphire is a 203-carat, cushion-cut gem, and has been brought to Expo 2020 Dubai by Mushan International, a leading sapphire exporter of Sri Lanka.

Abu Dhabi Updates COVID-19 Rules, Restrictions on Weddings, Indoor, Outdoor Events

The Abu Dhabi Emergency, Crisis and Disasters Committee has updated its guidelines for hosting indoor and outdoor social events and family celebrations in the emirate, amid rising UAE COVID-19. Venues hosting social events such as wedding ceremonies, funerals and family gatherings are now restricted to operate at 60 per cent limitation of occupancy.