Category Archives: Global News

Official Opening Event Held for Sarine Technology Lab in Mumbai

Festive event was attended by local diamond industry leaders, Sarine customers and members of the press  It marks the beginning of a wave of transformation sweeping the diamond industry – AI technology based diamond grading Sarine India lab opening ribbon cutting   Sarine India lab opening David Block presentation Sarine Technologies Ltd held a celebratory event

New campaign for Rio Tinto’s Australian Diamonds is launched in India

  Rio Tinto‘s Australian Diamonds programme has launched its latest campaign in India highlighting a new range of affordable bridal and fashion jewellery from the company’s Argyle diamond mine in Australia. Mithali Raj, captain of the Indian women’s cricket team is the official ambassador for the new campaign, helping promote the popularity of diamonds in fashion and

GIA India Presents Seminar on ‘Synthetic Diamonds’ in New Delhi

The seminar was part of an event organised by GJEPC for its members on ‘Export Promotion’   Nirupa Bhatt, Managing Director of GIA India and Middle East, spoke about the importance of disclosure and ensuring that diamonds are checked by a credible gemmological laboratory Audience at the event organised by GJEPC for its MSME members

Okavango Diamond Company Pilots GIA M2M to Provide Botswana Origin Diamonds

Selected rough to be processed by GIA for M2M program GIA (Gemological Institute of America) announced today that Okavango Diamond Company (ODC) is participating in the Institute’s M2M program. As part of a pilot initiative, a selection of ODC rough diamonds that have been evaluated by GIA for its M2M program will be offered at

‘Bandhan Jewels’ to revolutionize jewellery retail in the country

Prasad Kapre & Santosh Srivastava with Showstopper Actress Harshali Zine and other models Prasad, Farah, Vikram, Santosh & Parag Showstopper Actress Harshali Zine with the models Bandhan Jewels a new multi-brand jewellery retail chain got launched in Mumbai. The new retail chain will retail generic jewellery and top brands in India like Being Human Jewellery,

INDIA sparkles at June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gems Fair 2018

GJEPC presents 42 gem & jewellery exhibitors at India Pavilion Hong Kong, the largest export market for gem & Jewellery for India in 2017 Leading 42 gem & jewellery exhibitors from India participated under India Pavilion organized by GJEPC at the June Hong Kong Jewellery & Gems Fair 2018. The event was held from 21

World Diamond Council Demonstrates Commitment to Ongoing Positive Change at 2018 KP Intersessional Meeting

  WDC Acting President Stephane Fischler Calls for Attendees to Embrace the Opportunities Afforded byReview and Reform of the KP  The World Diamond Council, an industry group focused on preventing conflict diamonds from entering the legitimate global supply chain and protecting the value of natural diamonds, reaffirmed its commitment todriving ongoing positive change through reform

INDIA Pavilion at JCK Las Vegas marks its 15th year

Leading Indian exporters to showcase latest & exquisite Jewellery collection for the US market 38 Indian gem and jewellery exporters are participating under India Pavilion organized by The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council(GJEPC) for the 15th consecutive year at the leading jewellery event in North America, JCK Las Vegas. Every year, top gem and

GJEPC expects De Beers will drive product categorisation and differentiation between Synthetics and Natural Diamonds with launch of its Lightbox Brand

Through a communication addressed to GJEPC, De-Beers informed it’s foray into synthetic diamond business with the launch of a new line of fashion jewellery in September, 2018. Simultaneously on Tuesday, De Beers through a press statement introduced Lightbox, a label selling fashion jewellery at lower prices than existing lab grown diamond offerings. GJEPC expects that

India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) 2018 slated to be held from 9TH – 13TH August to showcase India’s leadership role in the world G&J sector

 A special preview on 8th August for International Buyers and Select leading retailers, Buyers, retail Chains & Industry leaders Introducing Hall 7 A with 10800 Sq mtrs (Pillar less Hall) thus offering opportunity for expansion of 800 new booths The Machinery section will now be hosted at Hotel Lalit and Hotel Leela offering unprecedented access