Category Archives: Global News

KP Chair urges for inclusive, deliberative and consensus-based decision making approach at the KP Plenary

• The 5 day KP Plenary meet organized at New Delhi, commenced today, closes on Friday 22, November 2019 • KP has 55 Participants, representing 82 countries, with the European Union represented collectively.   Kimberley Process Plenary Meet commenced at the national capital, New Delhi today. The five-day meet which starts today, ends on Friday,

Destination Wedding Just Got Safer with BVC WeddingSHIP

Dignitaries present at the launch event BVC Logistics, the most trusted name in jewellery logistics today announced the launch of  BVC WeddingSHIP, a unique proposition to safeguard  valuable jewellery while travelling to another place within the country or abroad for a destination wedding. With the millennials preferring offbeat locations and sometimes seeking destinations where their favorite

GIA India Donates Replicas of Famous Diamonds to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja Vastu Sangrahalaya

Replicas to be featured in the Museum’s new jewellery gallery Nirupa Bhatt, Managing Director of GIA India and Middle East presenting replicas of famous diamonds to Sabyasachi Mukherjee, Director General of CSMVS GIA India is gifting replicas of famous diamonds to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja Vastu Sangrahalaya (CSMVS), Mumbai, for the museum’s new jewellery gallery. The

GIA India’s Jewelry Design Students Experience Manufacturing at Kama Schachter

To help students gain better understanding and experience of the gem and jewellery industry, GIA India brought jewellery design students to Kama Schachter’s manufacturing facility in Mumbai on Oct. 19. The GIA Jewelry Design certificate course – an extensive nine-week programme – helps students develop creative skills and understand technical processes through practical training.  

“1+1 >2 and is good for collective benefit of both the institutes” thus spoke Mr. Anup Zaveri, Managing Trustee, Gemmological Institute of India (GII) before Signing the Bilateral MoU between NGTC, China and GII, Mumbai, India on November 8th, 2019 in NGTC, Shanghai, China in the Presence of Shri Pramod Kumar Agarwal, Chairman, GJEPC.

 Displaying  signed copies of MOU by Mr. Ye Zebin, Director, NGTC and Mr. Anup Zaveri, Managing Trustee, GII.  Dr. Taijin Lu, Sr Scientist, NGTC, Ms. Ke Jie, President, AGA, P.K. Agarwal, Chairma, GJEPC, A.V.R. Reddy, CEO, GII are also seen standing behind.  Shri.Anup Zaveri , Managing Trustee ,GII  Background: Members from National Gemstone Testing Center

GIA India Conducts Diamond Grading Lab Class in Bengaluru

Students were introduced to the world of diamonds through a five-day course GIA Instructor Amar Agarwal conducting the Diamond Grading Lab Class in Bengaluru GIA India conducted a five-day Diamond Grading Lab Class in Bengaluru. Many students and industry professionals opted for GIA India’s course to help them gain a better understanding of diamond grading.

3rd Edition Bharat Diamond Week – A grand success

Opening Ceremony of the BDW  Gujarat Chief Minister Honorable Shri Vijay Rupani  visited the BDW   Dignitaries at the inauguration  Bharat Diamond Week (BDW) 3rd Edition concluded with overwhelming response. Exhibitors were less in comparison to the earlier editions, but the number of buyers were more. Both the buyers & sellers were happy with the

MoS for Urban Development, Maharashtra appreciates BVC Foundation’s tree plantation drive in support of #janShakti4jalShakti

Mr-Uday-Chinai-Chairman-BVC-Foundation-with-the-Certificate-of-Appreciation. B.V. Chinai Charitable Trust (BVC Foundation), a philanthropy arm of BVC Ventures has been awarded the Certificate of Appreciation for planting 1000 native trees in Chota Kashmir, Aarey Colony in Mumbai. The certificate was presented by the Ministry of State for Urban Development, Government of Maharashtra along with Mission Green Mumbai. This recognition is

GJEPC announces special rate benefits for IIJS Signature 2020 & IIJS Premiere 2020 for exhibitors, considering the challenging business period

• Announces special rate benefits for IIJS Signature 2020 & IIJS Premiere 2020 related advance bookings till 20th November 2019, as a market support measure in difficult times • Signature 2020 to be held in Mumbai’s Bombay Exhibition Centre (Goregaon) from 13th–to-16th February 2020 with the addition of a new hall • GJEPC reiterates intent

GJEPC presents India Diamond Week from 15th to 17th October 2019

87 international buyers to interact with leading Indian exporters   Mr Pramod Agrawal, Chairman, Mr Sabyasachi Ray, Executive Director and Mr Dilip Shah, Convener, International Exhibitions, all from The Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC),  along with International co-ordinators at the Inaugural ceremony of the India Diamond Week organised between 15 – 17 October