US jewellers hail tariff stay on Chinese goods
10th July, 2019
The Jewelers of America expressed relief that a proposed 25 percent tariff on additional Chinese goods, which include jewellery-related items, has been shelved as US and China resume trade talks.
Baselworld becomes CIBJO member
9th July, 2019
Baselworld has signed an agreement with CIBJO the World Jewellery Confederation to become an official member of the industry-wide organisation.
GJEPC adamant on gold import duty cut
8th July, 2019
Industry players are lobbying for lower import duties on gold and other precious metals in India after the government announced last week that it had raised tariffs to 12.5 percent.
Alrosa raises US$10.3m at HK auction
8th July, 2019
Russian miner Alrosa generated a total of US$10.3 million from the sale of special-sized rough diamonds or those of over 10.8 carats in Hong Kong.
HK to host World Diamond Congress 2020
5th July, 2019
The 39th World Diamond Congress will be held in Hong Kong in 2020, a joint statement by the World Federation of Diamond Bourses and the International Diamond Manufacturers Association revealed.
Technology, trends top ICA Congress agenda
4th July, 2019
The 19th ICA Congress, scheduled for October 12 to 15 in Bangkok, will shed light on relevant issues in the coloured gemstone trade such as technology and market trends, among others.
IDE reveals natural diamond campaign
3rd July, 2019
The Israel Diamond Exchange has unveiled a global awareness campaign aimed at highlighting the exceptional features of natural diamonds.
Lukfook banks on China to spur growth
2nd July, 2019
Hong Kong-based jewellery retailer Luk Fook Holdings (International) Ltd is counting on solid demand for fine jewellery in China to sustain growth.
De Beers casts spotlight on ‘Horizon’ rings
2nd July, 2019
De Beers Jewellers has unveiled a new nature-inspired line that features a contemporary yet timeless design. Diamond-studded rings are the stars of the collection.
GIA to offer distance education in China
1st July, 2019
The Gemological Institute of America’s distance education programmes, including student workrooms, will be offered to students in China through a joint initiative.
GIA seminar on evaluating jewellery quality
28th June, 2019
The Gemological Institute of America is presenting a unique seminar on assessing jewellery design and engineering to identify manufacturing methods, workmanship and risk of failure.
China boosts Swiss watch exports in May
27th June, 2019
Exports of Swiss timepieces rose 11.4 percent in May 2019, with the Chinese market registering strong growth, according to the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry FH.
Coloured gems face dazzling future, says report
25th June, 2019
Coloured gemstones are outshining other sectors in the global jewellery industry on the back of rising consumer interest, according to Knight Frank's Luxury Investment Index Q1 2019.
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