Men of Platinum launches its latest collection in partnership with ace cricketer and trendsetter KL Rahul
The metal is steadily becoming the metal of choice for young India. Its appeal lies in the values it stands for and the meaning embedded in each design. Thus, making it apt to mark any moment of personal significance
India has a history of family-run retail jewellery stores spread all over the country, with some of them having been in the business for over 100 years. These jewellers have to face stiff competition from corporate-run jewellery chains, which have deeper pockets and more media reach. R Sugandha finds out how the former are facing this challenge
Dealers were charging a premium of up to $2 an ounce over official domestic prices, inclusive of 10.75% import and 3% sales levies, compared to last week's $3 premiums
The G & J industry has been knocking at the doors of the Government of India for long with regard to the hallmarking issues. However, in spite of a series of discussions and meetings, clarity on the matter is still awaited
Dealing with inventory pile-up is every retailer’s nightmare, but it is even more daunting for retail jewellers in view of the big-ticket items they deal in. Suneeta Kaul talks to a cross-section of the jewellery industry to find out how jewellers are pushing out slow-moving stock
The IGI Women Empowerment Scheme will assist women to get trained and work in an industry that is all set to create ripples in the global economy
G & J retail stores are offering discount schemes to customers on the occasion of the Aadi festival in order to galvanize sales
In India jewellery is an integral part of tradition and culture—so much that even deities in temples are decorated with pure gold, silver and/or diamond jewellery
The World Gold Council unveiled a multi-media campaign in partnership with Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) to increase awareness, relevance and adoption of gold jewellery amongst young Indian consumers. The integrated campaign that will be rolled out in two phases through 2021, aims to attract millennials and gen-Z by building a meaningful context of role of gold jewellery in their contemporary expressions
The RBI on June 23 has asked banks to provide an option to jewellery exporters and domestic manufacturers of gold jewellery to repay a part of Gold (Metal) Loans (GML) in physical gold
Nearly 8 percent growth in export was witnessed in comparison with May, 2019, the government has expressed confidence that exports are well on their way towards recovery
Mandatory hallmarking has finally become a reality and many jewellery retailers are having mixed opinions – on the whole they welcome the move and are eager to fulfill all requirements of hallmarking
Mandatory hallmarking, final call to be made on June 14 after high level discussion between jewellers’ representatives and BIS officials
Clarifications to be issued by Govt. for excluding Jewellery Exports from the Ambit of Mandatory Hallmarking: GJEPC
Based on multiple meetings with the Expert Committee members last week, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs will be soon coming out with rules for implementation of Hallmarking act along with amendments
Sovereign gold bonds (SGB) are atrtacting investors, especially with increasing gold prices, this article strives to present a comparitive analysis between digital gold and SGB
BIS To Come Up With Comprehensive Guidelines On Hallmarking And Detailed Responses To Queries Raised In The Expert Committee Meeting Soon
Third meeting of the expert committee formed by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry to resolve the issues of mandatory hallmarking was held yesterday. A number of issues were raised during the meeting and BIS has assured to consider and come up with a comprehensive guidelines and detailed responses to the expert committee queries in next few days
The Government of India is making hallmarking (certification of purity) of gold jewellery mandatory from 15 June 2021. Among the many difficulties that jewellery business owners are facing in hallmarking their products major ones include: HUID and its impracticalities, dearth of assaying and hallmarking centres in India and heritage jewellery issues when it comes to hallmarking
Speaking at a webinar organised by the Bureau of Indian Standards, Department of Consumer Affairs, Government of India, to discuss gold hallmarking, the Union Minister said that constructive suggestions will be incorporated and teething issues in implementation would be resolved by the committee
Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC), the leading sustainability standard-setting organisation for the global jewellery and watch supply chain, has joined the UN Global Compact SDG Ambition platform
Gold prices rose on May 17 to their highest level in more than three months, as a dip in U.S. Treasury yields and worries over surging COVID-19 cases in some Asian countries boosted demand for the safe-haven metal
The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court passed an interim order on 7th May, 2021, to stop Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) from taking any coercive action against jewellers who may not comply with BIS mandatory hallmarking regulations
The Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) Foundation has launched a Responsible Sourcing and Sustainability Education Fund in celebration of Earth Day on 22nd April, 2021
The Chief Minister of Maharashtra Uddhav Thackeray conducted a virtual meeting on 9th April, 2021, to review the requirements of the Indian gem and jewellery industry during the current period of restriction in the state
The substantial increase in India’s gold imports in March 2021 may be attributed to the thriving domestic jewellery sector
Indian Gold Coin Scheme Amended; Buy 1, 2 Gram Coins At Airports, Post Office, Jewellery Shops And Online Soon
The Central Government recently approved several amendments to the Indian Gold Coin Scheme
The Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) launched its first-ever Financial Empowerment series in partnership with The Newman Group of Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. to further the personal and professional development of women in the jewellery and watch industries
Under the revamped Gold Monetising Scheme (GMS) which was first introduced in 2015, consumers can deposit as little as 10 g (from previous minimum of 30g). This will aid in lowering the industry’s dependence on imported gold and will foster a better relationship between jewellers and customers
Customs duty on gold and silver decreased to 7.5% from 12.5% with an addition of 2.5% AIDC (Agri Infra & Development Cess) – in effect reduced to 10% -- applauded unanimously by the whole G & J industry
What Jewellers Across India Expect From Union Budget 2021? Reduce Import Duty On Gold, Simplify Import Process, Nurture MSME Gold And Jewellery Traders
India’s economic slowdown which began before the lockdown of 2020, eventually brought the whole economy on its knees. Therefore this budget will have to be truly ground breaking in order to resurrect the Indian economy. Here’s what industry personnel expect of the Union Budget of 2021
Dr. Jayshree Panjikar of PANGEMTECH- Panjikar Gem Research & Tech Institute, Pune, made a presentation on ‘Quality Verification & BIS Standards’ at the online webinar on ‘Gems & Jewellery’, one of the Marathon Webinars ‘Udyog Manthan’ organized by the Ministry of Commerce to increase Quality and Productivity
Recently a webinar on ‘Opportunity and Challenges to enhance trade between India and Thailand in Gem & Jewellery Cluster’ was organized
Gems and jewellery exporters have been permitted to send their goods across the globe to their buyers using the convenience of cost effective and reliable courier services
The Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) celebrated its 15-year anniversary on 15th December with a virtual event that included key global stakeholders
G M Dar, Director, Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) inaugurated Valley’s first Gold Jewellery Assaying and Hallmarking centre at Srinagar on Dec 7
The surge in the price of platinum – which posted its biggest monthly gain in November since 2008 – has been put down to renewed appetite among consumers who prefer the metal to its more expensive rival, gold
The suggestions of gems and jewellery industry related to duties and taxes are under consideration of the Finance Ministry, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on November 27
Gold Jewellery Manufacturers Face New Challenges Bravely: Second Covid Wave, Dearth Of Craftsmen, Cancellation Of Shows And More
Gold jewellery manufacturers have arguably faced a lot during the past eight months of this year. Here’s how they met their individual challenges
With this, net inflow in gold exchange traded fund or ETF category has reached to Rs 4,452 crore in the first seven months of the year, data with the Association of Mutual Funds in India (Amfi) showed
A proposal by a group of ministers for GST amendment on the gem and jewellery sector got a mixed response from the G & J trade segment
GJEPC’s Recommendations: Modification In The Revamped – Gold Deposit Scheme (R-GDS) and Gold Metal Loan (GML)
GJEPC put forth its suggestions to modify few points within the Revamped – Gold Deposit Scheme (R-GDS) that will enable its larger acceptance and garner additional deposits of idle gold within the country
World over gold purchases rose to 25.5 tonnes in July from 20.4 tonnes a year earlier and were almost double the amount shipped in the previous month
The rupee plunged 20 paise and settled below 75 per U.S. dollar level on August 3, tracking negative domestic equities and strengthening American currency
These leading jewellers across India share success stories of how they made a great sale during the pandemic with Vijetha Rangabashyam
The COVID-19 pandemic impacted the consumer sectors of the gold market in H1 2020, with total demand dropping by 6% to 2,076t versus the same period in 2019, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report.
WGC examines how the combination of high risk, low opportunity cost and positive price momentum looks set to support gold investment
Online gold market in India is in its nascent stage, accounting for approximately 1-2 per cent of overall gold sales by value
In a recent video meeting with the Department of Commerce, the GJEPC outlined a few suggestions that would drive Indian exports from SEZs on an upward growth trajectory
The previous revision in the gold duty drawback rate was done on 28th January, 2020, following which the gold price has risen steadily. The GJEPC represented the matter to the Department of Revenue and urged it to revise the drawback rates
As Chennai market is re-opening, workshops and factories need to complete their orders, however due to strict lockdown, they are unable to do so
GJEPC Chairman Colin Shah, vice chairman Vipul Shah, and ED Sabyasachi Ray discuss concerns pertaining to SNZ and GST amongst other issues
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Reliance Jewels strives to uplift the spirits of Doctors and awaken a spirit of kindness among citizens
The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) has welcomed the revised definition for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) announced by the Government of India
Record high prices and coronavirus crisis have hurt physical gold demand in India, but investment demand for gold across the world remains robust
Gold Price Hits Historic High, Crosses Rs 50,000 Mark In Delhi, Amidst Uncertain Global Economic Conditions
Gold price on June 25 in Delhi retail bullion market has crossed the historic Rs 50,000 mark to. It was slated at Rs 50,405 per 10 gm
In a television interview, GJEPC Chairman, Colin Shah highlighted points, which pave the way for rapid progress of gems and jewellery sector in the months to come…
GJNRF distributed 26000 masks (including N95 wherever required), 20000 PPE gowns, 200 PPE kits, 20000 goggles, 20000 gloves, 12000 litres of sanitisers, 960 Covid testing kits, 50 Infra digital Thermometers, 50 Oxymeters to various Hospitals and zonal Police stations
As lakhs of artisans, primarily migrants labourers left Zaveri Bazaar amid lockdown, jewellery making charges likely to rise in near future
Forevermark Diamonds Stands by Its Commitment to Protect The Environment And Wildlife This Environment Day
On International Environment Day, Forevermark reiterates their commitment to protect wildlife and keeping responsible sourcing at the very centre of their business
In the wake of the current pandemic, downsized mini-monies (miniature ceremonies) are the flavour of the season -- Kalyan Jewellers has adopted a hyperlocal approach to shoot multiple ad films that encapsulate this concept...
According to the recent Ind-Ra report -- Jewellery demand was slow since the beginning of 2020. Gold jewellery demand had already slowed down in FY20 in terms of tonnage and revenue due to the economic slowdown
Cheer Among Jewellery Exporters, as Govt. of Maharashtra Allows Limited Diamond and Jewellery Operations During Lockdown
- * Ministry of Commerce and Customs department worked relentlessly for gearing-up G &J exports amidst COVID-19 lockdown
- * Gem and jewellery industry to export $1bn worth pending exports
Gold-backed exchange-traded products were the prevailing asset to own, driving global demand for the yellow metal in the first quarter, as the world economy was crushed by the COVID-19 health crisis, according to the latest research from the World Gold Council (WGC)
Global gold demand held firm at 1,083.8t in Q1 2020, a rise of one per cent on the same period last year, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report
The world will be reeling under the after-effects of this unprecedented pandemic for months on end, yet business cannot stop, you have to gear up and make every effort…
While the Coronavirus Pandemic may be brought under control due to the total lockdown, the Indian economy may need ventilator support in the near future. Industry veterans discuss the problem and suggest solutions…
In order to steer the Indian gems and jewellery industry out of the current economic slowdown GJEPC forms corpus of INR 50 Cr for welfare
Like most asset classes, gold is being affected by the unprecedented economic and financial market conditions in play around the globe, with inputs from analyst and consultant with WGC, Trevor Keel WGC decodes the effect of COVID-19 on gold prices
Kalyan Jewellers Welcomes Marathi New Year with Digital Campaign Launches New Collection, Sankalp, with actress Pooja Sawant
Kalyan Jewellers, one of India’s largest and most preferred jewellery brand has launched its new digital campaign for the festival of Gudi Padwa
DHL Express and BVC Logistics on March 14 entered into a partnership that will enable Indian SMEs in the gems and jewellery industry to grow their presence in the international marketplace
Jaipur-based jewellers, Motisons unveil their latest spring summer 2020 collection, enthused by the vibrancy of the season
Country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has confirmed today that the gems and jewellery industry should have insurance cover for banks to ‘lend courageously’ to the jewellery sector
Precious jewellery brand Her Story launches a new range of exquisite solitaire rings that tell the story of who she is, beyond the world’s perception of her
Dr Saurabh Gadgil, managing director, PNG Jewellers received a token of appreciation in ‘Excellence in Jewellery – Retail’ at a prestigious ceremony in Mumbai on February 20
CaratLane - A Tanishq Partnership has partnered with wesense.ai to enhance the customer experience in its over 80 retail stores across the country. The brand uses wesense.ai’s proprietary AI-powered video analytics product which runs on the store’s existing system to get detailed and accurate insights on infrastructure
India’s first private gold mine located in Jonnagiri in Kurnool district, Andhra Pradesh may start in the last quarter of 2021 if land acquisition for it is completed in the next six months
India has clarified the nature of a gold discovery in Uttar Pradesh, after a government official said on Saturday that fields with reserves of more than 3,000 tonnes of gold ore had been found, prompting a flurry of activity on social media
Gold rose to its highest in one week on Monday as the death toll from the coronavirus outbreak rose further and investors sought safe havens from the economic impact.
The annual supply of gold increased 2% to 4,776t. This growth came purely from recycling and hedging: mine production slipped 1% to 3,436.7t
Due to the increase in customs duty, goods and services tax there was an increase in gold smuggling besides customers were also opting to purchase gold from countries like Dubai, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Singapore
ICRA expects gold jewellery demand to be subdued in FY2020 with expected volume de-growth of 6-8% on the back of elevated gold prices and weak consumer demand
Prices rose earlier this month despite concerns ebbing over a prolonged US-China trade war, even as global investors await further clarity from “phase one” of the trade deal
Placing greater onus on transparency and accountability, the initiative will greatly reduce instances of consumer victimisation and cheating at the hands of fraudulent players who indulge in malpractices
Easy monetary policy and low interest rates are here to stay and that will support gold prices in the long term, but investors need to be a little patient, according to one market analyst
The drawback has been raised from Rs 272 to Rs 372.9 per gram of gold jewellery, and effectively covers 86.74 per cent per cent of the import duty paid, up from 63.27 per cent earlier
Millennials are choosing platinum over gold because of the former’s matte finish, affordability and ability to hold diamond-studded intricate designs
Jewellery demand was hampered by the continued strength in the gold price, which hit a new multi-year high, as well as consumers being downbeat on the health of the global economy
The yellow metal is likely to continue to remain bullish till the end of the year mostly due to sustained Central bank buying, geopolitical uncertainties and possible year-end squaring of positions in equities boosting appeal for safe-haven gold
The Indian gold spot exchange is expected to launch in the near future, a key moment in the development and formalisation of the domestic gold market
According to sources, gold without receipt will have to be disclosed to the government and tax would be payable based on the rate set by the government
While India Bullion & Jewellers Association (IBJA) estimates a 25 per cent volume drop in jewellery and bar and coin sales this year’s festivities, certain jewellers are claiming a 10-15 per cent yearon-year growth
Gold sales in the past few years used to be around 40 tonnes, but due to high prices and liquidity crunch in the market this year, it was expected that the sales might be around 20 tonnes
New report from the World Gold Council points the way for gold industry resilience in the face of climate-related risks
Building on the World Gold Council’s initial work of 2018, the new report offers a more comprehensive overview of the current status of gold’s climate impacts
The gem and jewellery industry is already in doldrums as the domestic demand is almost wiped out due to high gold prices and back-breaking import duty of 12.50 per cent on gold, said a leading jeweller
The Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), under the consumer affairs ministry, is the administrative authority of hallmarking
The illegal trade could rise further in coming months as India, raised an import tax on gold by 2.5 per cent to 12.5 per cent in July’s federal budget, effectively increasing smugglers’ margins
The overall dip in sales has affected wholesalers, retailers and artisans alike, and the sector is hoping the government will introduce relief measures just as it has for automobile and real estate sectors
Gold prices sustained an upward trend in past few weeks and surpassed the $1,550 per ounce mark for the first time in more than 6 years on Monday due to the US-China trade war, geopolitical tensions in the region and slowdown in global economy
"We are dealing with higher import duty, erratic monsoon, slowing economic growth and then very volatile and all-time high gold prices and the demand really seems to be taking a backseat amongst all of this," says PR Somasundaram, MD-India at World Gold Council
Typically, the demand for gold reflects the expectations about the future, the prices of the precious metal tends to rise amid uncertain economic situations or political upheaval
Trading at Rs 31,648 per 10 grams on April 1, 2019, standard gold price spiked to touch Rs 33,500 per 10 grams towards the end of the June quarter
This friendship day celebrate the relationship that has no inhibitions, that has no conditions, accepts you in all your flaws and imperfections, but gently allows you to grow. If Friendship is your foundation of love, so special, that it deserves to be celebrated with an equally rare and precious metal – Platinum
After reviewing standards at global gold spot exchanges and Indian exchanges, the committee suggested that the exchange should have a tiered and flexible membership structure, with members meeting a minimum net worth requirement.
The first quarter of the year, gold demand increased to 2,181.7t in the first six months of 2019, an uplift of 8% compared with the first half of last year
The lack of demand in the gem & jewellery has resulted in many craftsmen and artisans being out of work and shifting to other businesses, where they are getting employment
While Indian refiners supplied the bulk of the gold into the market, supply from this source grew only 2 per cent year-on-year as supply from refiners is nearing saturation point
Gold prices have already rallied 19% in 2019 due to worries over global economic growth from a prolonged US-China trade war, geopolitical tensions on Iran and US Federal Reserve rate jitters
Silver prices rose for the fourth consecutive day, surging Rs 935 to Rs 42,035 per kg on increased offtake by industrial units and coin makers
The customs duty on gold has been increased. There’s already provision of 3 per cent GST. The customers now need to shell out 15.5 per cent extra on buying gold, which is quite high
According to Angel Commodities, last week, spot gold prices rose by 0.4 percent over rising global uncertainties coupled with weaker U.S. Dollar
The council also urged that the Gold Monetisation Scheme be made more attractive so that the industry gets better access of domestic gold as raw material
Rare and precious, platinum jewellery is an ideal choice to express the love and gratitude to celebrate the rare bond you share with your father
The trade is also expecting that government will make an effort to increase banking to the gem and jewellery sector, which has been facing the brunt of the banks after the infamous Nirav Modi scam
Sentiment in the domestic market turned bullish on the back of increased buying by jewellers and a positive trend in global markets coupled by a weaker rupee which led to the increase
Spot gold increased by 0.2 per cent to $1,286.89 an ounce on Monday, while rates at the souks and other retail outlets increased by more than Dh 1
Imports expected to climb up to 18 per cent to 7.08 tonnes this year as platinum has become cheaper by Rs 8,090 per 10 gm when compared to gold
Despite a slump in demand for gold jewellery across the UAE in 2018, Dubai's gold, jewellery and diamond sales reached Dh274 billion, an increase of about three compared to 2017
Manufacturers will be able to obtain gold locally from Surat thanks to loan facilities which offers various discounts on existing interest rates
Jewellers seem to be stocking gold as the price level is comfortable and there is no premium on gold. Investors too are seen taking an interest in gold.
The decline in prices could be short-lived, however, as analysts predicted the precious metal will rise again this week to $1,298 an ounce due to geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and a US-China trade war.
According to PGI's 2019 Platinum Jewellery Business Review, young consumers, men’s jewellery and female self-purchase will build upon platinum’s pre-eminence in bridal jewellery to drive future demand
While the World Gold Council (WGC) has set voluntary guidelines for all countries, they have instructed respective country Governements to form their own regulatory norms
Gold rates of 99.9 per cent and 99.5 per cent purity advanced by Rs 75 each to Rs 32,720 and Rs 32,550 per 10 gram, respectively, in Delhi, while silver falls by Rs 70
World Gold Council (WGC) states that ongoing elections may act as headwin for gold demand due to restrictions on persons carrying cash exceeding Rs 50000.
As high-end consumers demand to know the origin of their treasures, some jewellers are ensuring they use responsibly sourced, eco-friendly or recycled gold
The slowdown in smuggling has boosted gold imports at banks in the world’s second-biggest buyer of the precious metal, allowing them to charge a premium over global prices
The All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council (GJC) has urged the consumer affairs ministry for standardisation in hallmarking purity across the country
According to a new federal order, there is a ban on unregulated deposit plans where in the consumers are promised installment waivers
Industry experts said softening prices of the precious metal in the world markets could be the reason for the contraction in imports.
Global gold demand reached 4,345.1 tonnes (t) in 2018, up 4% on 2017 and in line with five-year average demand of 4,347.5t, according to the WGC's latest Gold Demand Trends report.
Born out of a combination of cutting-edge technology, Swiss ingenuity and watch making design, this is the new benchmark for men’s haute joaillerie.
SEZs outperform DTA in gold jewellery export owing to beneficial zero-duty structure. The industry demands for a reduction in customs duty.
The Summit was inaugurated by Suresh Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Industry & Commerce who spoke of the importance of strengthening our exports market.
World Gold Council and MMTC-PAMP launch India’s first ‘Precious Metals Assay and Training Institute’
The World Gold Council and MMTC-PAMP India Pvt. Ltd. have jointly launched the ‘Precious Metals Assay and Training Institute’ (PMATI) to develop a new generation of skilled assayers.
A holistic marketing campaign aims to create awareness amongst consumers to buy hallmarked gold during festive season.
Lower gold prices saw retail investors take refuge in bars and coins, while jewellery purchases increased in India, China and across South-East Asia.
It’s true that the jewellery you choose is a reflection of your taste, feelings and fashion sensibilities, so don’t shy away from picking something that inspires you and speaks to you.
With two distinct segments namely Jewellery which will include pieces designed with a stylistic approach suited for aristocratic appeal, while the Fine Silver segment exudes the noble attributes of silver showpieces.
Ganpati is a unique collection from Tribe that pays tribute to the god of blessed beginning through its lovely handcrafted Ganesha designs and miniature handmade paintings.
‘Heritage Week’ by ANMOL celebrates the rich and diverse culture of the country while paying tribute to the Indian Karigars who work relentlessly to keep the Indian artistry alive.
The duty-paid gold imports into India, the world's second biggest buyer of the precious metal, declined by 31.56 per cent to 168 tonnes during the April-July period of this fiscal due to sluggish demand.
The design and symbols used in this collection preserve a sliver of ancient history, making each piece a timeless keepsake, apt for the centuries-old relationship between siblings.
Global gold demand remained muted in Q2 2018 at 964 tonnes (t), 4% below the same period in 2017, according to the World Gold Council’s latest Gold Demand Trends report. Slower inflows into gold-backed exchange-traded funds (ETFs) created a weak comparison against the highs of last year, contributing to the lowest H1 demand since 2009. Whilst China, the world’s largest gold market, saw a 7% rise in consumer demand.
In the short-term, geopolitical tensions especially between the U.S. and China would continue to impact the diamond sector, while rising prices and a falling rupee would weigh negatively on the gold jewellery segment, says Care Ratings report
Under the 'bonded basis' imports, the duty free consignment will not be allowed for domestic use and the entire gold will have to be exported after value addition.
The gold jewellery demand is likely to face pressure in the long term, however, the country's demographics will offset the trends and boost demand, the World Gold Council (WGC) said in a report today.
The World Gold Council today launched a one-off essay collection, Gold 2048, bringingtogether industry-leading experts from across the globe to analyse how the gold market is set to evolve in the next 30 years.
The collection “ADI – SHAKTI” is curated with traditional jewellery giving contemporary twist for women of all age groups who aspire to be independent, creative and at the same time deeply feminine.
Bhindi Manufacturers is a globally reputed jewellery manufacturing house with a glorious tradition of excellence of over twelve years.
Bitcoin’s parabolic price rise was the big story of 2017 – putting the spotlight on the cryptocurrency market. While gold’s performance was a solid 13%, it was a fraction of the 13-fold increase of bitcoin by the end of the year.
The upcoming B2B show will provide an excellent platform for buyers and suppliers to connect, network, exchange ideas, discover upcoming trends and generate business opportunities.
The importers will now have to obtain a license from the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) for importing gold and silver from South Korea.
Luxury Jewellery house Manubhai Jewellers, known for their mesmerizing designs launches its latest range of Jhumkhis for the festive season with a dedicated Jhumkhi Festival.
Aisshpra Gems & Jewels celebrates Independence Day with the launch of ‘EkShapathDeshKeNaam’ campaign
The campaign is dedicated to promote national defense effort amongst the people wherein the entire family will be donating donate Rs. 1 or more each day for 365 days and the collected fund will be donated to ‘Indian Army Welfare Fund’.
The government has banned exports of gold jewellery, medallions and other articles above 22-carat purity in a bid to check round tripping of the precious metal.
Izaara, a premium silver Jewellery brand from the house of WHP Jewellers establishes 26 unique touch points PAN India with kiosks across 5 PVRs in Mumbai.
Izaara, a premium silver Jewellery brand initiates a fresh trend with an entrancing range of statement earrings where each silver bauble derives its inspiration from the Italian craftsmanship.
Taking inspiration from the tiny droplets of water and the serene colours of the season, Ghanasingh BE TRUE presents an exquisite new range of jewels this monsoon.
India, whose forte lies in crafting intricate handmade gold jewellery, should capitalise on this opportunity by building necessary infrastructure, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.
The 185 years old heritage brand PNG Jewellers announces its much awaited second edition of Painjan Mahotsav commencing from 15thJune, 2017.
GJEPC raising its concern over GST on Diamonds mentioned in a release that the move would cause a set-back to the export oriented diamond industry.
Demonetization hasn't deterred gold purchase in India; Indian gold demand accounted for 1/5th of world gold demand says WGC
WGC latest report shows that Indian gold demand supported world gold demand in the first quarter of 2017.
The ‘Stardust’ collection comprises of dainty earrings, rings and pendant sets meticulously handcrafted in 18K Rose Gold and embellished with sparkling diamonds in graceful and contemporary designs.
Reliance Jewels brings to you an exclusive wedding collection that embarks the beginning of a new journey with celebration, love and happiness.
On the anvil of the wedding season, PNG Jewellers is back to enthral you with an unbelievable offer on light weight diamond you cannot resist.
Iconic Fine Jewellery Label, Gehna Jewellers celebrates the purest form of love – the bond between a mother and daughter with their new Heirloom Collection.
The new Tiffany HardWear collection presented in the campaign embodies the strength and spirit of the modern woman, imbued with the soul of New York.
Cherish the bond that you most deeply respect and hold dear with the overarching superwoman in your life through 'Shine On’ diamond jewellery range.
Keeping alive the summer vibes, the brand presents an exciting range of trinkets ranging from striking danglers, chic tennis bracelets to classic ear studs.
Kalyan Jewellers today acquired the online jewellery firm Candere to augment its presence in the growing online jewellery segment for an undisclosed sum.
Renowned for ornamental legacy, jewellery Connoisseur Tanya Rastogi brings in Festive Earring Collection that reflects the royal hues and richness of Indian Culture.
As Akshaya Tritiya, one of the most auspicious day for buying gold approaches, Manubhai Jewellers announces luxurious designs at its ‘Bangle Fest’.
Following the successof Bibhu Mohapatra’s debut jewelry line with Forevermark, the extension of the versatile Artemis™Collection is now available.
For a brand that’s on a mission to democratize access to jewellery, this store launch is another step forward in expanding its retail footprint and making its jewellery more accessible.
The company’s recently launched Athira Bangles & Myrah Handmade Bangles are the collection of designer bangles boasting of their finest craftsmanship.
One of Tamil Nadu's renowned jewellers, GRT was awarded Rs 50 Lakhs by PM Narendra Modi and MD GR Radhakrishnan donated the money back for the Swachh Ganga Misson.
An ardent lover of Chopard, Rihanna now becomes the official brand ambassador for Chopard, for the Rihanna Loves Chopard Collection.
Ace jewellery designers Wendy Yue and Jade Jagger talk about being contemporary mothers as Mother's Day fast approaches.
ANMOL revisits the era of Royal India with their Heritage Jewellery collection that reflects the intermingling of the Persian & Indian culture.
Navrathan Jewellers launch yet another stunning Traditional Jewellery collection keeping in mind the traditional and modern sensibilities of today's women.
It comprises of an alluring variety of minimalistic pendant and each piece is an eternal album that embraces age-old charm of the most eternal designs in the form of pendant sets.
Right from the supreme variety of Swarovski bangles, diamond earrings, pendant sets to floral rings, gorgeous women can avail anything from it.
The renovated temple is now much bigger in size, it can accommodate many devotees, who earlier had to leave the vicinity and travel to various parts of the city for Ganesh darshan.
Having transformed from an extremely traditional ear ornament worn only at grand weddings or celebrations, the modern day Sui Dhaga is light weight, available in myriad designs and creates a unique twist on the contemporary danglers/ drop earrings.
'Beads and Tassels' collection designed is romantic in appeal and is distinctive in nature. With shades of blue, purple, green, white and reds, we have a match for every stunning outfit.
The collection is a diverse range of 18K white and yellow gold diamond baubles with baguette, cabochon and marquise rubies, traditional and contemporary necklace sets with pearls and a pendant sets with blends of polki and red enameling.
Taking a stance of 'no news is good news' jewellers today hailed the Union Budget, saying the focus on digitalisation is going to give an impetus to the sector and drive consumption.
Lumineux Uno, the New Age special metal that is an amalgamation of platinum, palladium, silver and gold and is four times more precious, with an extra lustre and strength.
With this, the company is confident that India’s most desirable and profitable jewellery brand, Tanishq, will get even more desirable for customers and attractive to investors.
Around 65 per cent of the jewellery will cater to women with collections like Boho, Metal Faith, Tassel and Bling while 35 per cent of men’s range will constitute of Being Human Value collection and Funk collection.
This collection boasts of timeless Christmas charms such as snowflakes, which are intricately etched in pure 18K white gold and bedazzled with sparkling diamonds, which are sure to melt your heart at first glance.
Shades of Love is a mélange of adorable cufflinks, tie pins, rings, hoops and earrings which aims to complement men and women on the occasion of Valentines.
IZAARA wins ‘Emerging Brand of the Year Award’ at World Consulting & Research Corporation’s Awards 2016
Izaara is one of its kind premium silver jewellery that brings concept driven ethno contemporary designs that includes rings, earrings, bracelets, cuffs, pendants and necklaces in a range that appeals to the taste of a modern Indian woman.
During the festive season, to add up to the festivity, Lala Jugal Kishore Jewellers introduced ‘SwarnaRatri’ contest where 9 lucky winners got the opportunity to win Gold Coins (1 each day).
It kicks off with three collections inspired by Kolkata, renowned for its spirited culture and taps into the mystique and nostalgia surrounding old Bengali houses.
Dugri Style is fantastic for all generation and age group whether it’s a young girl or someone who loves dressing up in family occasion.
Encased in conscious confines of white diamonds and metal of milder hues of (18K) yellow and white gold, precious stones of vivid rubies, emeralds, yellow-champagne diamonds and pearls appear as dollops of surprise in the frosty background.
The inherent feature signifies altering the earring into a new one whenever you wish to. To display the femininity and royalties, these earrings are designed for the people carrying a love for variety.
Though export market and large diamantaires in the organised sector may not be impacted much, small and medium players, carrying out local trade and sourcing, are expected to feel the pinch of currency recall exercise, it pointed out.
The latest wedding collection includes Bridal sets in Diamond and Gold, Statement Earrings, Rings with a blend of Gold, Colored Gemstones and Diamonds.
Fashion jewellery label ‘Unniyarcha’ revives the spirit of South Indian heritage through its newly launched Limited Edition ‘Samskaara’ Collection
Every piece in this unique collection reflects the elegance, intricate artwork and vivid colors of South Indian architecture.
Jewellery and women is an age-old combination. However, there is a certain trend that might be a new addition to this combination. Confused? Well, we are talking about jewellery and kids here.
The cocktail collection – The Golden Touch - comprises of stunning ear cuffs, elegant palm bracelets and knuckle busters, body chains and asymmetrical wraps around the neck and cascade cocktail earrings.
In the spirit of making Mother Earth greener & better on the occasion of Diwali, the brand planted more than thousand trees on behalf of their key stakeholders at the periphery of Kumbhalgarh Sanctuary, Udaipur.
The project envisaged a total investment of Rs. 685 crore in three phases out of which the 1st phase investment would be around Rs. 209 crore.
Inviting all aspiring jewellery designers to submit their design entries and stand a chance to win an all encompassing, 6-month paid internship at CaratLane’s Mumbai office