Margaux Donckier

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 4

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 4 Botswana's Subtle Revolution | HB Botswana

Africa stands at a crossroads, grappling not only with the immediate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic but also with the reverberations of conflicts unfolding far beyond its borders. | Botswana’s Subtle Revolution By Omologo Bonjo, Communications Manager at HB Genesis Botswana   Africa stands at a crossroads, grappling not only with the immediate impacts of […]

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 3

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 3 Botswana's Subtle Revolution - HB Botswana - HB Capsule

The G7, consisting of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States, unleashed sanctions to cripple Russia’s ability to fund its war machine. Diamonds took centre stage in this punitive act, exposing the delayed and ambiguous stance on Russia’s diamond supply, a decision conveniently postponed for nearly two years since the […]

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 2

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 2

In the intricate dance of global economics, Botswana stands as both a player and a pawn, its mineral wealth shaping its destiny but also being manipulated in a shadowy game of profit-shifting. As we continue our exploration into Botswana’s economic landscape, the spotlight shifts from the allure of diamonds to the covert maneuvers that are […]

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 1

Botswana’s Subtle Revolution | PART 1 HB Antwerp HB Botswana | Sustainable Diamonds | Positive Impact Diamonds

In the unyielding theatre of economic production, one must choose between playing the role of a producer or resigning to a perennial existence at the bare minimum. The aspiration for more is not audacious; rather, it is a testament to the indomitable spirit of progress. | Botswana’s Subtle Revolution By Omologo Bonjo, Communications Manager at […]

Revolutionizing Diamond Transparency: HB Antwerp’s Partnership with Microsoft

Revolutionizing Diamond Transparency: HB Antwerp’s Partnership with Microsoft Transparency Diamond Technology Microsoft

At HB Antwerp, we’ve embarked on a mission to rewrite the rules of the diamond industry. Historically opaque and lacking transparency, the diamond trade prompted us to redefine how natural diamonds are sourced, crafted, and sold. We aimed to introduce a level of transparency that was missing, allowing stakeholders and consumers alike to follow a […]

HB Antwerp Debuts “The Navigator” at Global Expo in Gaborone

HB Antwerp Debuts “The Navigator” at Global Expo in Gaborone HB Antwerp Navigator Technology Polishing

Proprietary software revolutionizes the diamond polishing process by offering unparalleled accuracy and control HB, a technology-driven Mineral Infrastructure company, is proud to unveil its latest breakthrough innovation, “The Navigator.” This state-of-the-art technology, developed by HB’s in-house research and development entity, HB Blueprint, represents a significant leap forward in diamond polishing. The Navigator was first presented […]

New R&D Director: Tom Munters joins HB Antwerp

New R&D Director: Tom Munters joins HB Antwerp

HB Antwerp, a technology-driven mineral infrastructure company, today announced that Tom Munters has been appointed to the newly created role of R&D Director. Research and development are central to HB’s innovative business model, which aims to revolutionize the diamond industry by creating a vertically integrated supply chain with data and technology infused into all aspects […]

President Tshisekedi from the DRC visits HB Botswana Facility

President Tshisekedi from the DRC visits HB Botswana Facility

10 May 2023 – Gaborone, Botswana HB, a Mineral Infrastructure company pioneering a new way of diamond sourcing, transformation, and distribution, was honored to welcome His Excellency President Félix Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo of the Democratic Republic of Congo on his visit to its Botswana headquarters. The Congolese President and his delegation were given an exclusive […]