Category Archives: Global News

Kiran Gems Wins Esteemed IGJ Award For 11 Consecutive Years

Director, Dinesh Lakhani Received the Award for – Highest Turnover – Cut & Polished Diamonds – FIRST Director, Rajesh Lakhani Receiving the Award for – Highest Taxpayer Company Kiran Gems, the World’s Largest Manufacturer of Natural diamonds, has been recognized for its outstanding performance in 2 coveted categories of IGJ Awards.  The year 2019 marked Kiran Gems’ 11th

Gemmological Institute of India (GII) held its 40th convocation on 13th December, 2019

Two alumni, Shri Gadgil, PNG, Sangli and Shri C. P. Singh, Joint Commissioner, SEEPZ were Chief Guest and Guest of Honour respectively Some of the  Star  mitra and Best performance awardees.   All the new diploma holders, , GII education team, authorities with guests. Gemmological Institute of India (GII) is known for developing Human Resources

GIA India Organises ‘EVOLVE – GIA Excellence Conclave’ in Surat

The event included a motivational speech by Devdutt Pattanaik and a panel discussion moderated by Nirupa Bhatt (L – R) Panel Discussion on “Building Consumer Confidence” moderated by Nirupa Bhatt with Dipesh Chokshi, Gautam Pachchigar, Salim Daginawala, Ketan Shah and Nilesh Langaliya (L – R) Nirupa Bhatt with Nilesh Langaliya, Salim Daginawala, Gautam Pachchigar, Apoorva

GIA India Shares ‘4Cs of Diamond Quality’ with Consumers of Malabar Gold and Diamonds in Hyderabad

Several diamond connoiseurs and diamond jewellery buyers attended the seminar  Customers of Malabar Gold and Diamonds attending the seminar on ‘4Cs of Diamond Quality’ in ’ in Hyderabad GIA India organised a seminar on the “4Cs of Diamond Quality” to help customers of Malabar Gold and Diamonds gain knowledge and confidence. More than 35 diamond connoiseurs


Federica Imperiali, Head of New Product Development at Forevermark and Mr. Sachin Jain,  Forevermark unveils its Spring-Summer Trend Report for 2020. Developed at Forevermark’s Design and Innovation Centre in Milan, two key themes have been identified to inspire and shape desire for diamonds in Spring Summer 2020. “From finding personal fulfilment, and creating meaningful design, to

Sky is the limit for Indian gems and jewellery industry to grow, says Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Commerce and Industry

Shri Goyal urges industry to be more transparent and ethical Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Commerce and Industry, Govt of India was the chief guest at the 3rd edition of India Gold and Jewellery Summit 2019 organised inDelhi Ram Babu Gupta, Convener, Silver Jewellery Panel, GJEPC; Mansukh Kothari, Convener, National Exhibitions, GJEPC; Rupa Dutta, Economic

1st Round of Jury concludes for The Artisan Jewellery Design Awards 2020

Pavan Anand, Jatin Kampani, Rimzim Dadu, Richa Goyal Sikri, Ashiesh Shah and Abhishek Haritwal – The esteemed Jury at the 1st Round of Jury of Artisan Awards 2020 Last evening, an eminent jury comprising renowned fashion, design and jewellery experts completed the first Jury round for the 3rd Artisan Jewellery Design Awards 2020 organised by

BVC Logistics Launches Vision 2022 To Become IPO Ready in 30 Months

Mr Rajesh Neelakanta, CEO, BVC Logistics, Mr Uday Chinai, Chairman, BVC Logistics, Mr Bharat Badani, President, BVC Clearance &Mr Yogesh Bansode, President, BVC Brinks unveiling the Vision 2022.    BVC Logistics, India’s largest secure logistics company started its 60th year and unveiled its “Vision 2022” today. The new vision is to ‘Make Shipping The Competitive Advantage

Pramod Kumar Agrawal elected as first-ever Indian Vice President of CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation

Pramod Kumar Agrawal (left), Chairman of the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), together with CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri, during last year’s CIBJO Congress in Bogotá, Colombia. Pramod Kumar Agrawal, current Chairman of the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), has become the first member of the Indian industry to be elected one

AGA (Asia Pacific Gemstone and Technology Standardization Alliance) was founded

 Sitting L-R: Mr. Sumed , Deputy Director ,The Gem and Jewelry Institute of Thailand , Ms.Ke Jie, President, AGA & Deputy Director , NGTC, Mr. Ye Zebin , Director, NGTC, Dr. AVR Reddy, Director ,Technical Committee, AGA & CEO, GII , Mr.Henry Ho, AIGS , standing 5th from left ,Mr. Anup Zaveri, Director,AGA & Managing Trustee,GII &