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(August 2013) Turkish Trade Fair „Marble“ in Izmir could expand considerably if the new venue close to the airport would be completed.

Earth seen from behind Saturn

(July 2013) A stunning photo taken by Cassini spacecraft shows the Blue Planet as a tiny dot

Anti-dumping-proceeding started against artificial stone stemming from China

(July 2013) The European Commission investigates if low prices of Chinese engineered stone are based an unfair state-subsidies

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(July 2013) Examples for architecture with natural stone in the USA are the subject in the latest edition of Building Stone Magazine

Architects Club and seminar „Use of Stone in Building”

(July 2013) Stone Federation Great Britain announces new service for architects

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(July 2013) India 1: Brazilian granite manufacturers are counting on even higher demand in raw blocks from e.g. Chinese and Indian buyers

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(June 2013) In Siena visitors are invited to view the loft of the Marble Cathedral until October 27th

Ancient finds in limestone from a controversial king

(June 2013) The Israel Museum in Jerusalem showcases „Herod the Great“

Contemporary stone sculpture in London

(June 2013) Until June, 26 onform showcases works of well known artists / All pieces for sale

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(June 2013) Two jubilees are worth mentioning: French trade magazine Pierre Actual is celebrating its 80th anniversary. Polish Nowy Kamieniarz is celebrating its 10th anniversary