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Investors see sparkle in diamonds

They say diamonds are a girl's best friend and in Asia they're also looking increasingly attractive to serious investors.

The Antwerp World Diamond Centre, which is the global hub for diamonds and trades $250m (£160m) worth every day, is forecasting between 7 to 8% growth in this region over the coming year.

Chief executive Ari Epstein spoke to Ali Moore in Singapore about the current state of the diamond market.

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