Category Archives: Global News

Recent Import Duty Hike to strengthen Jewellery Manufacturing in India

Diamond export trade to be impacted: GJEPC The government recently increased the customs duty on categories of diamond such as semi-processed, half cut or broken, and cut and polished coloured gemstone to 7.5 per cent, from 5 per cent earlier, and increase in import of jewellery articles from 15% to 20% in a move to

Kiran Gems wins the prestigious international JNA Award 2018 for eSUPPLIER of the Year – India

Mr Gautam Gopani, Director – Kiran Exports (HK) Ltd. was on stage to accept the award on behalf of the company Kiran Gems has impressed the industry by winning a number of awards from the 44th India Gem & Jewellery Awards, including ranked as first in the following categories: Cut & Polished Diamonds – Highest

GJEPC Presents a strong Indian contingent at the INDIA PAVILION at September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair

94 leading gem & jewellery manufacturers showcase from India  ; GJEPC unveils the International Corporate Campaign at the show Hong Kong: India Pavilion at the September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair,  would be represented by 94 leading Indian manufacturers/exhibitors showcasing their strength and skill in manufacturing world class gems and jewellery. Hong Kong has been the

The World’s Brightest Diamond- Sirius Star is Ready to Roll

Dharmanandan Diamonds (DDPL) is launching Sirius Star – The World’s Brightest Diamond in this September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair Dharmanandan Diamonds Pvt. Ltd. is launching and showcasing ‘The Love Facets’ – Special Cut Collection of 11 beautiful cuts in September Hong Kong Show, including 8 Sirius Star diamonds. The company has partnered with

IIG Hosts Exclusive Talk with Leading Diamond Expert and Founder, Rosy Blue, Mr Arunkumar Mehta

Mr Arunkumar Mehta, founder of Rosy Blue and Mr Rahul Desai – Managing Director (IIG) The International Institute of Gemology (IIG) recently hosted a seminar by Mr Arunkumar Mehta, founder of Rosy Blue, one of the world’s leading diamantaires with a presence in 12 countries globally. Over the course of the talk, Mr Mehta shared

GIA India Shares Knowledge on Diamonds with Shree Radhey Diamond’s Consumers in Anand

GIA representative shared insights on the topic, “Diamonds – Are They Forever?” with Shree Radhey Diamond’s Consumers in Anand GIA India organised the seminar “Diamonds – Are They Forever?” to help customers of Shree Radhey Diamond in Anand, Gujarat, build knowledge and consumer confidence. More than 50 diamond connoiseurs and buyers of diamond jewellery attended

Limited Seats Remaining for the Largest Gemological Symposium

More than 700 to attend GIA’s Symposium Even though more than 700 people from 35 countries have already confirmed, there is still time to register for the sixth International Gemological Symposium on Oct. 7-9 at GIA’s world headquarters in Carlsbad, California. Focused on the theme “New Challenges. Creating Opportunities,” the three-day event will showcase the

Huge Turnout at GIA India Alumni Event at IIJS

More than 40 GIA members from all over India connected Ms. Bhatt (centre) with GIA alumni and instructors at GIA India’s booth at IIJS. With an aim to foster networking among alumni, GIA India hosted a meet-and-greet event at its booth in the recently concluded India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) 2018. More than 40 GIA

35th India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) – Registers a healthy 8k crore order book IIJS, Asia’s leading Gem & Jewellery trade exhibition organised by GJEPC concludes providing healthy lifeline to trade at a crucial time

The 35th edition of the India international Jewellery Show IIJS organised by GJEPC concluded in Mumbai today with a note of positivity and cheer for the entire trade. IIJS, a premium annual event received all round support with over 40,000 visitors from over 800 cities across 80 countries attending and previewing exhibitions of over 1300 exhibitors.

GJEPC’s CSR initiative ‘Jewellers for Hope’

Contributes Rs 1 crore for preventing exploitation of the child Other causes include supporting the disabled and providing for life-time interventions Mr. Kailash Satyarthi, Nobel Prize Winner; Social activist Ms. Shaina NC; Padma Bhushan recipient Dr. D. R. Mehta; Film celebrities Shilpa Shetty, Manisha Koirala, Cricketer Zaheer Khan, Mr. Paul Rowley, Executive Vice President, Diamond