Trade News

Gear up for the festive season! (2020-09-26)

After a gloomy first half that 2020 left behind, consumer sentiments are gradually returning to normalcy and consumers are now gearing up to celebrate the most exciting time of the year led by festivities, personal milestones and celebratory occasions. Always with customers at the core of its thoughts and planning, India’s leading and most truste Read More...

Nakashi silverware at this festive! (2020-09-26)

This festive season, Vandana Sarawgi, Head Designer and CEO- SR Artefacts celebrates the beautiful art form of Nakashi with her new collection of silverware. Nakashi is an art form that is practised in the cherial of Siddipet, Nirmal and Jagtial District in the state of Telangana, India. They are basically scrolls of narratives fr Read More...

GJEPC announces First India Global Connect meet! (2020-09-25)

GJEPC to hold the first India Global Connect Business Meet for Indian Manufacturers and UK Jewellery Retail. Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council, the apex body of gem & jewellery trade in India, in its endeavour to boost exports from India, is organising an exclusive Virtual Business Meet in order to connect Jewellery Manufactu Read More...

IGI Unveils New Grading Report Design (2020-09-25)

The International Gemological Institute (IGI) announced a new, elevated design for its identification and grading reports that will debut in October of this year. This stationery format will be applied to IGI’s Natural Diamond, Colored Stone and Jewelry reports, giving all three a more dynamic look for the Institute’s customers. I Read More...

Government eye on hike of hallmarking applications! (2020-09-25)

In view of the Mandatory Hallmarking, the number of jewellers and hallmarking centres applying for Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) certificate will increase manifold and to deal with increasing number of applications, an online system for issuing BIS certificate has been developed by BIS and launched by the Government on 21.08.2020. Read More...

Kirkland Gold production over 329K Oz in 2Q (2020-09-25)

Kirkland Lake Gold announced production results for the second quarter (Q2 2020) and first half (YTD 2020) of 2020. Q2 2020 production totaled 329,770 ounces, an increase of 115,177 ounces or 54% from 214,593 ounces for the second quarter of 2019. For YTD 2020, the Company produced 660,634 ounces, 214,162 ounces or 48% higher than the Read More...

Reliance Jewels celebrates Daughter’s Day! (2020-09-25)

Commemorating Daughter’s Day, Reliance Jewels has launched inspiring yet heartfelt ode #DaughtersAreDreamers to launch their Alora Collection, inspired by dream catchers. The campaign celebrates Daughters, women with dreams, yearning to learn and explore and fill lives with joy and hope. Conceptualized by Scarecrow M&C Saatchi, th Read More...

Nominated for the GPHG 2020 Awards! (2020-09-25)

A watch in a class of its own, one that contributes a foundational technical breakthrough to the great history of watchmaking, a pure timekeeper with a movement of exceptional complexity, the result of unimaginable research and development efforts. The Central Impulse Chronometer is of exceptional precision. Its natural escapeme Read More...

Diamond-grading standard recognised! (2020-09-24)

CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, has described as ground-breaking the publication by the International Standards Organisation of ISO 24016, the first-ever standard approved by the body that specifies the terminology, classification and the methods to be used for the grading and description of single unmounted polished diamonds. Read More...

De Beers unveils fourth Diamond Insight Flash report! (2020-09-24)

Diamond jewellery design trends for the upcoming gifting season are expected to be influenced by how consumers are feeling in response to the events of this year and the impact of lockdowns, according to De Beers Group’s fourth Diamond Insight Flash Report, published today. De Beers Group partner Read More...