COUTURE INDIA 2021 energises the industry with hope, positivity & fervent buying

  • Events - 23 September 2021 3:45 PM

COUTURE INDIA 2021, the most celebrated and exclusive event of the gems and jewellery industry, held between Aug 28 and Aug 30, gave a shot in the arm to the entire sector, infusing hope and optimism in the industry and opening up new avenues of commerce

De Beers Forevermark Forum 2021 goes about ‘Making Life Brilliant

  • Events - 23 September 2021 12:44 PM

The Forevermark Forum took place in the physical form this year, with several important announcements made -- change in brand name to De Beers Forevermark, launch of Avaanti, the new designer collection, and the kickstarting of the Code of Origin project, to name a few

Registrations for 11th edition of JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2021 powered by GIA open

  • IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - 16 September 2021 10:32 AM

The registration for the awards will open on September 15, and close on October 30


De Beers Forevermark Forum 2021: Innovation Galore

  • Events - 20 August 2021 9:38 AM

De Beers Forevermark Forum 2021 promises a lot to look forward to and is also all set to showcase an array of retail innovations

Forevermark Forum 2021 to be marked by important announcements

  • Events - 14 August 2021 8:10 AM

The industry is eagerly anticipating the on-ground event of the annual Forevermark Forum, and this year’s event will see several important announcements being made, says Sachin Jain, Managing Director, De Beers India

Mia by Tanishq style partner for female Indian athletes at Tokyo Olympics

  • Events - 26 July 2021 6:05 PM

As part of the association, the women athletes will be seen wearing jewellery pieces that include contemporary necklaces, pendants and earrings from Mia by Tanishq’s signature collections at the Olympics

It’s All Business At JAS 2021

  • - 19 July 2021 1:48 PM

The Jewellers Association (JA), Jaipur has announced that it would host its first ever business-to-business jewellery show

10th Grand Jury Meet Goes Virtual

  • IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - 06 January 2021 6:29 PM

A Panel of 11 Eminent Jury Members Select Top Pieces from 104 Short Listed Pieces

10th Edition of Virtual JJS IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards a Spectacular Success

  • IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - 28 December 2020 3:34 PM

22 winners were awarded for their jewellery across 20 categories. The virtual award recorded over 2000 viewers across the micro site and social media channels


Grand Jury Meet Of Xth Edition Of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards Powered By GIA, A Grand Success

  • IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - 15 December 2020 3:50 PM

JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards powered by GIA, in this Xth year was for the first time conducted virtually

Grand Jury Meet Of Xth Edition Of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards Powered By GIA Goes Virtual

  • IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - 09 December 2020 9:37 AM

JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards powered by GIA, now in its Xth year owing to the unprecedented times will for the first time be conducted virtually

Participation for Xth Edition of JJS IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards Powered by GIA Open

  • - 20 October 2020 10:37 AM

Participation will commence on 20 October 2020 and will continue till 25 November 2020 for all categories

Luxe Talks : Luxury in the New World Order

  • Events - 05 August 2020 2:14 PM

The world has changed and so has the luxury industry... 

India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) Rescheduled to January 2021

  • Events - 01 July 2020 12:05 PM

World renowned and India’s largest jewellery trade show, the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) Premiere rescheduled to January 2021

Designer Pavit Gujral wins Prestigious Saul Bell Designs Awards 2020

  • Events - 03 June 2020 2:30 PM

Indian Jewellery Designer, Pavit Gujral, wins the prestigious SAUL BELL DESIGNS AWARDS 2020, organised by Rio Grande in the USA

GJS Cancels Upcoming Show

  • - 21 May 2020 4:03 PM

In the wake of the pandemic and resulting lockdown, GJS 2020 has been cancelled

An Eclectic Display of the World’s Finest Jewels-Jewels from Paris Couture week 2020

  • - 27 March 2020 8:04 PM

In the City of Lights, at Paris Haute Couture Week, some of the world’s finest and top of the line collection of high end jewellery was unveiled. High jewellery holds immense inspiration value for Indian jewellers, manufacturers and artisans

BVC Logistics Appointed as Official Logistics Partner For IIJS Signature 2020 For The 13th Year

  • Events - 06 February 2020 5:00 PM

BVC Logistics Pvt. Ltd. has been appointed as the Official Logistics Partner yet again for the 13th edition of the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) Signature 2020

Titan shares surge post Q3 results

  • Events - 05 February 2020 12:48 PM

December quarter stand alone net profit of Titan Co. Ltd’s fell short of some analysts’ estimates

GJEPC: Rupa Dutta of MoC&I graces Common Facility Centre at Bow Bazar

  • Events - 03 February 2020 1:06 PM

Ground-breaking ceremony of Common Facility Centre (CFC) at Bow Bazar in Kolkata was held today in the presence of Smt. Rupa Dutta - Economic Advisor, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India

Francesca Cartier Brickell to grace Mumbai for 'The Cartiers' exclusive book signing

  • Events - 27 January 2020 1:55 PM

Penguin and Prernaa Makhariaa in association with Title Waves to host Francesca Cartier Brickell in Mumbai 

Fasten your seat belts: Govt may increase import duty on more than 50 items and jewellery could be one of them

  • Events - 27 January 2020 9:33 AM

The council and members of the trade have been constantly requesting the government to give them some respite from the harsh impact from the hike in import duty - a further hike on import duty might be disastrous for the industry

Pooja Sheth of Limelight Diamonds receives ET Business Icon award

  • Events - 24 January 2020 2:25 PM

Limelight Diamonds is pleased to announce that Pooja Sheth, Founder & Managing Director was felicitated as Technology Leader for Sustainable Diamond Creation at ET Business Icon award on 23rd January 2020

Forevermark along with Indian Gem & Jewellery Creation launch second exclusive Boutique in Kolkata

  • Events - 24 January 2020 11:09 AM

Talented filmstar Mouni Roy graced the occasion

Atul Saraf of Aisshpra Gems & Jewels receives Purvanchal Icon Award from Govinda

  • Events - 23 January 2020 12:17 PM

Uttar Pradesh's leading jewellery chain Aisshpra Gems & Jewels Director Shri Atul Saraf receives Icon of the Year Award at Purvanchal Icon Awards by Actor Govinda during the Purvanchal Icon Awards event held in Gorakhpur.

Diamond Producers Association and Lakmé Fashion Week announce winners of the ‘The Real Cut – Season 3’

  • Events - 21 January 2020 12:00 PM

Six winning natural diamond jewellery designers will get to showcase their work at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2020 in collaboration with well-known fashion designers from the industry

Gems & Jewellery exports fall by 2% YoY in December

  • Events - 20 January 2020 1:58 PM

Lengthy operating cycles and working capital intensive nature of the business is an inherent characteristic of the gems and jewellery industry

GTL collaborates with eBay for gemstone certification

  • Events - 03 January 2020 1:49 PM

The MOU was signed by Sanjay Singh, Regional Director, GJEPC and Vidmay Naini, Country Head, Ebay

Our favorite picks from celebrity wedding looks in 2019

  • Events - 31 December 2019 1:32 PM

Be it a bride, bridesmaid or a wedding guest, every celebrity adorned herself with some of the most exquisite jewels this wedding season

Jewellery trends we want to take with us into 2020

  • Events - 30 December 2019 4:57 PM

Here is a comprehensive list of trends that emerged in 2019 but are still going strong as we enter 2020

9th Edition of JJS IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards concludes on a Grand Note

  • Events - 21 December 2019 3:10 PM

23 jewellers were awarded for their entries and Vaani Kapoor was the chief guest for the evening

Rumors suggest tax on gold to be hiked by GST Council

  • Events - 09 December 2019 11:25 AM

Jewellers alleged that the government is likely to increase GST rates for the yellow metal from three per cent to over 10 per cent

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

  • Events - 04 December 2019 5:40 PM

The theme Architectural Gems, the Artisan Awards 2020 looks at celebrating three key periods from different architectural eras - Art Deco, Islamic Arabesque and Neo-Futurism

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

  • Events - 29 November 2019 12:07 PM

He was nominated by CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri, and the decision wasconfirmed by the organisation’s General Assembly and Board of Directors, meeting in Bahrain

India Gold Jewellery Summit reveals interesting insights

  • Events - 26 November 2019 1:35 PM

The summit held discussions on topics ranging from bullion banking, finance crunch, technology to innovation

Gold imports dip 9% during Apr-Oct

  • Events - 25 November 2019 11:44 AM

Imports of the yellow metal stood at USD 19.4 billion in the same period of 2018-19

IJ Awards: An Eminent Panel selects the best from over 100+ shortlisted designs

  • Events - 23 November 2019 4:36 PM

Indian Jeweller Magazine today held grand jury meet for the 9th edition of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards

Working to support the industry request on the duty structure of gold, other precious stones and diamonds: Piyush Goyal

  • Events - 23 November 2019 1:09 PM

He also asked the industry to follow legal practices such as doing digital transactions to enhance the integrity of the sector

IJ Design Awards Grand Jury Meet to be held in Mumbai

  • Events - 22 November 2019 3:31 PM

115 stunning designs have been shortlisted amongst 21 categories

GII signs the bilateral MoU between NGTC, China and GII

  • Events - 21 November 2019 12:47 PM

After reviewing the progress made thus far, GII proposed in this
meeting with NGTC delegation members to move forward by signing an MOU, draft a road map on action plan and modus operandi for effective implementation of MOU

EOW arrests Mumbai jeweller brothers in 300 cr scam

  • Events - 14 November 2019 12:01 PM

As per police, many people invested large amounts of money in the Ponzi schemes run by the brothers, Rasiklal Shah, 55 and Nilesh Rasiklal Shah, 53

Gems and Jewellery shipments in October declined by 5.49%

  • Events - 13 November 2019 10:51 AM

The decline in exports is mainly due to a decline in demand in the main export markets following the US-China trade war, protests in Hong Kong and the implementation of VAT in the Middle East

Unexpected jump in Kochi SEZ exports of gems and jewellery in FY 19

  • Events - 09 November 2019 10:04 AM

Gem and jewellery exports from Kochi Special Economic Zone shot up 529 per cent in the past two years, while the total exports from the country has been declining

Goodwin jewellery owners flee after shutting shop leaving customers stranded

  • Events - 29 October 2019 12:40 PM

The firm's owners and whole-time directors, A M Sunilkumar and A M Sudheshkumar, both brothers hailing from Kerala, were untraceable, police officials said on Monday

Not a bad Dhanteras for Jewellers after all; Diamonds Shine this Diwali

  • Events - 26 October 2019 6:49 PM

Jewellers believe that if only gold prices had been stable, then it would have increased consumer confidence and could have led to higher sales

Diwali, Dhanteras Unlikely To Lift Gold Sales For Jewellers

  • Events - 22 October 2019 11:31 AM

While jewellers usually build inventory ahead of Diwali and Dhanteras, they haven't made any big purchases this time after seeing poor sales on the occasion of Dussehra, earlier this month

IIGJ and GJEPC felicitate graduating students in 13th convocation ceremony

  • Events - 21 October 2019 11:02 AM

Present at the occasion were chief guests K Srinivasan of Emerald Jewel Industry and Alkesh Shah of Gold Star Jewellery 

Jewellery industry in for a disappointing Diwali

  • Events - 18 October 2019 10:52 AM

This Diwali is not going to be very shiny following very high prices and already poor consumer sentiment dented by the deepening all-round gloom in the economy with every key indicators contracting or plunging month after month for nearly a year

Saffronart’s 2nd Jewellery Conference is a Grand Success with Participants from Asia, Europe and America

  • Events - 16 October 2019 12:47 PM

The two-day event, which is part of Saffronart’s ongoing Dialogues in Art series, took place on 11 – 12 October 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Mumbai

Nearly 50% drop in gold demand during auspicious festival of Dusshera

  • Events - 15 October 2019 1:32 PM

Gold futures were trading around 38,100 rupees per 10 grams after hitting a record high of 39,885 rupees last month

September gems and jewellery exports dipped 6.2%

  • Events - 15 October 2019 12:46 PM

Indian gems and jewellery exports dipped $3.34 billion against $3.56 billion logged in September 2018

Commerce Ministry approves mandatory gold hallmarking: Ram Vilas Paswan

  • Events - 07 October 2019 11:21 AM

As per global trade rules of WTO, a member country has to notify a quality control order with the Geneva-based multilateral body and the process takes about two months time

Lalitha Jewellers robbed off Rs 13 crore ornaments

  • Events - 03 October 2019 11:03 AM

The jewellery store's CCTV footage showed two masked men, carrying bags, wandering in the ground floor where the gold and the diamond articles are displayed

India’s gem and jewellery exports dip 10% in August: GJEPC

  • Events - 20 September 2019 11:37 AM

Gold jewellery (plain and studded) exports were up by 5.58% y-o-y touching USD 910.87 million during August as against USD 862.72 million the same month a year ago, the data indicated

August gems and jewellery exports down by 23% on account of tariff war and Hong Kong protests

  • Events - 14 September 2019 1:43 PM

In the five months of FY20, exports declined 6 per cent to Rs 1.07 lakh crore

Polls are open! Voting begins for JJS - IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2019 powered by GIA

  • Events - 10 September 2019 3:38 PM

Four broad categories and over 400 jewellery designs are waiting for your precious vote

All eyes on upcoming festive season for Indian jewellery retailers

  • Events - 09 September 2019 10:02 AM

Jewellery retailers struggling with a surge in prices of the yellow metal are pushing marketing campaigns and rolling out exchange offers

Govt might cut import duty on coloured gemstones and polished diamonds

  • Events - 07 September 2019 11:07 AM

To promote domestic manufacturing and cut imports, there is a plan for strict implementation of rules of origin criteria to check diversion of imports via free-trade agreement countries

Mumbai gold market remain dull as Ganesh Chaturti festival approaches

  • Events - 31 August 2019 2:12 PM

 The gold sales this season have gone down considerably by 70-80 per cent, say Mumbai jewellers

Jewellery stocks shine on stock market despite soaring gold prices

  • Events - 30 August 2019 4:31 PM

Among listed jewellery and ornament manufacturing companies, PC Jeweller was the top performer, followed by Tara Jewels, Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri, Titan and Thangamayil Jewellery

Kerala's gold jewellery sales plummet 20-25% owing to high gold prices

  • Events - 26 August 2019 10:50 AM

The decline in bullion sale is a pan-India phenomenon, with a 70 per cent slump in sales reported countrywide

Fading demand drags annual jewellery sales to lowest in three years

  • Events - 22 August 2019 11:07 AM

With demand growing 9 per cent during the January-June period, jewellers were expecting consumption to increase after a subdued couple of years

Panel Discussions on Buyer Seller relationships and Young Jewellery Professionals at GJEPC’s Spectrum Seminars at IIJS 2019 draw a full house

  • Events - 14 August 2019 1:55 PM

In the lively panel discussion moderated by the well-known watch & jewellery consultant Anil Prabhakar, leading jewelers & manufacturers such as Anmol jewelers, Tanishq, Manoharlal Jewelers, Venus jewel & Metal Art creations participated

Surat jewellery shops create tricolour 'Article 370 abrogation' themed rakhis

  • Events - 14 August 2019 11:54 AM

As the Centre has scrapped Article 350 and 35A, we decided to come up with a theme that signifies the importance of both days. Gold and silver rakhis are being designed in accordance with the customers

CCB busts gold testing and certification racket

  • Events - 12 August 2019 3:02 PM

Hallmark in a gold ornament guarantees purity and fineness of gold; it’s a form of consumer protection 

US China trade war once again causes gems and jewellery exports to dip by 11.24%

  • Events - 12 August 2019 2:49 PM

Gross export of gems and jewellery declined 9.3 per cent to $12.15 billion from the same period last year

ECG insurance benefit likely to make a comeback for gems and jewellery sector

  • Events - 02 August 2019 12:44 PM

Bank finance, currently applicable for pre- and post-shipment of goods, will be covered by the Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC)

Banking Summit 2019 gives valuable insights for liquidity crunch in gems and jewellery industry

  • Events - 01 August 2019 2:30 PM

The Summit consisted of three panel discussions outlining the current state of the industry, challenges faced and the importance of compliance within the industry 

US China trade war could give impetus to Indian jewellery manufacturing units

  • Events - 30 July 2019 10:42 AM

While a possible shift of manufacturing base by companies looking to deleverage their China strategy is in the offing, there will be hurdles for entry into India

GSP benefits could help increase jewellery exports to $3 billion to US

  • Events - 29 July 2019 11:24 AM

Indian exports of Gold jewellery articles along with gold chains, necklaces, neck chains, gold mixed links stood at $1.78 billion in 2018, down from $2.5 billion in 2007-09, after these items lost preferential treatment under the GSP in stages

BVC Foundation plants over 1000 trees in its annual tree plantation drive

  • Events - 27 July 2019 10:24 AM

BVC Foundation also donated 500 Fruit-bearing trees in Aarey Milk Colony in Goregaon, Mumbai for its original inhabitants

MoCI, FICCI and NBCC review preparations of India Pavillion at Dubai World Expo 2020

  • Events - 26 July 2019 3:50 PM

The Pavilion will have booths displaying India’s gem and jewellery sector, Indian handlooms, Ientertainment industry and the hospitality and tourism sector 

Gems and jewellery carried for international exhibitions now exempted from IGST

  • Events - 23 July 2019 1:58 PM

The statement from the Government of India clarified that that the activity of sending or taking the goods out of India for exhibition or on consignment basis for export promotion do not constitute as supply as the said activity does not fall within the scope of section 7 of the CGST Act as there is no consideration at that point in time

Jewellers Association welcomes finance ministry’s decision to waive off IGST on re-import of gems and jewellery

  • Events - 22 July 2019 10:53 AM

The exporters shall now be able to carry their gems and jewellery on the basis of delivery challan meant for approvals and can then adjust the delivery challan with the jewellery re-imported within six months of its issuing date

IGI certified Lotus Temple Ring enters the Guinness World Record

  • Events - 18 July 2019 4:42 PM

The 21.39 carat ring containing 7,777 natural diamonds and has ranked VVS-VS in terms of clarity and E-F on the color scale

Gems and Jewellery exports slip by 16.3% in June

  • Events - 17 July 2019 5:30 PM

Exports of gems & jewellery dipped 16.26 percent to USD 2.82 billion in June from USD 3.37 billion in June 2018, according to the data from the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council

IMA Jewels Scam: Mansoor Khan to return to India

  • Events - 16 July 2019 2:41 PM

“It was a mistake to leave India. But the situation was such. The kind of pressure by anti-social elements and politicians forced me to leave India” Khan reveals in another video

Forevermark India hosts ‘Be Limitless’ forum in Bengaluru

  • Events - 12 July 2019 12:29 PM

The goal was to bring its partners together to interact, network and exchange insights on Forevermark’s growth and vision for the industry, within a global framework

Gem & Jewellery industry disappointed with increase in import duty on Gold and precious metals: GJEPC

  • Events - 08 July 2019 10:24 AM

With cost of doing business going up, export competitiveness will go down; Indian exporters will lose business to neighbouring countries resulting in job losses

Registration for IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards Open

  • Events - 06 July 2019 3:32 PM

The registration for the awards has been declared open as on 1 st July 2019 and will continue till 31st August 2019 for all product categories

Budget 2019: Gold import duty increased to 12.5% from 10%; Gems and Jewellery industry shocked

  • Events - 05 July 2019 2:27 PM

To discourage cash payments, the finance minister has proposed a TDS of 2% on cash withdrawals exceeding ₹1 crore in a year from a bank account

Banks curb exposure to gems and jewellery industry

  • Events - 05 July 2019 10:12 AM

Banking exposure dropped ₹4,400 crore to ₹65,700 crore over the year according to latest data issued by the Reserve Bank of India 

GJC seeks meeting with IBA regarding liquidity crunch in Gems and Jewellery industry

  • Events - 02 July 2019 1:21 PM

GJC wants the bankers not to treat the gems and jewellery companies as a sector but take up the loan applications on case to case basis

1st edition of Design Connect is a promising platform for budding designers

  • Events - 27 June 2019 4:36 PM

Gem and Jewellery Skill Council of India in association with Women’s Jewellery Association launched Gem Connect, a one-of-a-kind recruitment drive that seeks to create a bridge between aspiring designers and jewellers 

IMA Jewels owner Mansoor Khan to be brought back from UAE: SIT

  • Events - 27 June 2019 10:27 AM

Runaway owner is believed to be hiding in Ras Al Khaimah and will be brought back soon according to SIT chief Ravikanthe Gowda 

Govt might waive 3% IGST on unsold jewellery imports

  • Events - 22 June 2019 6:47 PM

Since these ornaments are not carried based on pre-orders from foreign customers, some of them are sold in the exhibition itself, while the remaining are brought back to India. On such imports, jewellers need to pay another three per cent towards IGST

Indian Royal Jewellery totaling $109 million smashes records at Christie's Auction

  • Events - 22 June 2019 9:16 AM

The Shah Jahan dagger has sold for a whopping $3,375,000 (Rs. 23.4 crore), setting the record for the highest value of a Shah Jahan jade object

Jewellery worth Rs 33 crore seized by SIT in IMA Jewels scam

  • Events - 21 June 2019 4:19 PM

43 kg of gold ornaments worth Rs 13 crore, 5884 carats diamonds worth Rs 17.6 crore, salt diamonds valued at Rs 1.5 crore and 520 kgs of silver jewellery worth 1.5 crore were confiscated by the officials

DRI seizes gold worth Rs 10.56 crore in smuggling racket

  • Events - 18 June 2019 11:29 AM

Seven persons arrested after searches at domestic cargo terminal revealed gold bars weighing 32.28 kilograms

Gems and Jewellery sector likely to be hit by US withdrawal of GSP

  • Events - 18 June 2019 11:02 AM

The withdrawal of GSP will affect exporters of gems & jewellery the most because 15% of such exports availed of its benefits in 2018

Karnataka SIT moves HC to seize Mohammed Mansoor Khan's properties under KPID Act

  • Events - 17 June 2019 12:10 PM

This will pave the way for officials to seize properties belonging to the firm and its owner Mohammed Mansoor Khan and, to return money to investors by auctioning them

ED files money laundering case in IMA Jewels scam

  • Events - 15 June 2019 1:35 PM

The agency's zonal office in Bangalore has filed an Enforcement Case Information Report (ECIR), similar to an FIR, and has pressed criminal charges under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), the officials said

Seven directors arrested for IMA Jewels fraud

  • Events - 13 June 2019 5:14 PM

Interestingly, each director owned only 0.03% of share in the company and did not have any information on the whereabouts of owner Mansoor Khan

GJEPC’s India Silver & Fashion Jewellery BSM witnesses Buyers from 39 Nations at Jaipur

  • Events - 13 June 2019 9:46 AM

The 3-day business matching programme will be an ideal opportunity to showcase India’s strength & capabilities in manufacturing Silver jewellery which is in demand due to its exclusivity and craftsmanship, whether its machine-made or hand made 

May sees a sharp decline of 12.85% in Indian Gems and Jewellery exports

  • Events - 12 June 2019 3:24 PM

Combined exports in April and May took a 9.11 per cent plunge to $6.07 billion according to the data provided by GJEPC

SIT probe ordered into IMA Jewels scam

  • Events - 12 June 2019 1:18 PM

Minister for Civil Services Zamir Ahmed Khan and two Congress legislators had also met Home Minister M B Patil and appealed to the State government to render justice to the people who had lost their money

Senco Gold & Diamonds launches new range of jewellery and unveils exciting offers to celebrate Eid

  • Events - 04 June 2019 2:20 PM

The new ‘noor-e-jashn’ collection ranges from Necklace, Pendant, Earrings and made of Gold, Pearl & Color Stones with Mughal jafri essence 

April gold jewellery export rise by 11.41%

  • Events - 30 May 2019 3:07 PM

Exports of gold jewellery (both studded and plain) during the month were up to US$ 908.98 million from US$ 815.90 million a year earlier

AP Farmers find Crores worth of Diamonds in the Kurnool District

  • Events - 29 May 2019 3:11 PM

According to an estimate, people of Sirivella and Mahanandi are chancing upon diamonds worth Rs 4 crore during the rainy season on an average. Maddikera and Tuggali mandals account for a find of diamonds worth about Rs 5 crore  every year. 

BVC Logistics’ Rajesh Neelakanta appointed as the board member of Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC)

  • Events - 29 May 2019 9:23 AM

He will represent the service industry forum in the jewellery supply chain, from mine to retail and will also join the current Board members to work closely with the RJC’s Executive Committee 

Shah Jahan’s dagger and 400 other royal Indian items to go under the hammer at New York Auction

  • Events - 28 May 2019 11:10 AM

This antique collection includes a diamond encrusted sword hilt of Maharaja Jagatjit Singh of Kapurthala, natural pearl necklace belonging to Rajmata Gayatri Devi and a jade hilted dagger of Mughal King Shah Jahan

GJEPC conducts seminar for small entrepreneurs and karigars

  • Events - 24 May 2019 5:27 PM

The seminar was conducted to create awareness about various schemes available for MSMEs and through the National Small Industries Corporation Ltd. (NSIC); and to inform them about banking procedures and documentation and export-import procedures

Diamond studded shoes set to dazzle GIA booth at JCK Las Vegas

  • Events - 24 May 2019 10:02 AM

Set with 14000 diamonds and weighing a staggering 340 carats these shoes will be on display from 31st May to 3rd June 

British singer Pixie Lott sparkles in Messika Jewellery at Cannes 2019

  • Events - 23 May 2019 3:33 PM

Minimalistic Jewellery by Messika creates maximum impact at 72nd Cannes Film Festival red carpet

Donors respond enthusiastically to BVC Foundation's donation drive

  • Events - 23 May 2019 11:02 AM

This initiative witnessed donors from over 30 cities of India donate clothes, stationery and books. Through the DOO initiative, BVC Foundation collected over 30,000 books, 2,70,000 pieces of stationery and over 3 tonnes of clothes, which would be donated to 96 orphanages and 10 old age homes in over 20 cities across India.

IGI to host D Show 2019 National Meet at the Grand Hyatt, Goa

  • Events - 21 May 2019 12:57 PM

This year, the format focuses on bringing a mélange of traditional and contemporary jewellery creations from across the regional boundaries of our country

Messika Paris lights up the Cannes Film Festival Red Carpet

  • Events - 18 May 2019 4:52 PM

Celebs dazzled in Messika jewellery at the premiere of Les Misérables

Fugitive Nirav Modi denied bail for third time- will remain in UK jail

  • Events - 09 May 2019 11:40 AM

Diamond merchant made bail plea due to ‘unlivable’ conditions of jail, but was denied by judge

Forevermark Diamonds dazzle at Met Gala red carpet

  • Events - 07 May 2019 2:24 PM

Singer Kacey Musgraves and actor Gemma Chan lit up the red carpet in Forevermark Diamonds at the 2019 Met Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City 

Jewellers see some respite after a below average quarter this Akshaya Tritiya; double digit growth in sales expected

  • Events - 06 May 2019 9:21 AM

The excitement around Akshaya Tritiya may not be the same as it was a decade ago, however, a majority of the people still believe in the ‘auspiciousness’ of gold. Surprisingly, diamond jewellery demand is also seeing an upward demand

Nirav Modi extradition: CBI team likely to leave for UK

  • Events - 27 March 2019 11:59 AM

A Joint Director-level officer has been deputed to leave for London Wednesday with necessary documents

Is Mehul Choksi being brought back? Long-range Boeing with ED, CBI officials may head for West Indies

  • Events - 28 January 2019 3:50 PM


Govt sources have confirmed that India is moving ahead to bring high-value economic offenders from West Indies

Mumbai Jewellery & Gem Fair to Showcase Statement Pieces From Prime Indian Jewellers

  • Events - 20 December 2018 10:47 AM

The show is said to be a gateway to the Indian jewellery market, with a special focus on the bustling metropolis and surrounding regions.

Pantone Picks ‘Living Coral’ as the Colour of the Year for 2019

  • Events - 06 December 2018 1:25 PM

Pantone deems ‘living coral’ as an animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energizes and enlivens with a softer edge.

GJEPC organises first India Jewellery Buyer Seller Meet in Kolkata

  • Events - 05 December 2018 10:21 AM

30 International Buyers representing 8 Nations participate in the BSM

IJ Awards: An Eminent Panel Selects the Best From Over 100+ Shortlisted Designs

  • Events - 21 November 2018 5:32 PM

Indian Jeweller magazine today held \ grand jury meet for the 8th edition of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards (JJS-IJCDA).

PC Jewellers Stock Doubles during A Lacklustre Economic Climate

  • - 14 November 2018 10:08 AM

In an otherwise dull stock market situation, the Delhi based jeweller’s shares nearly doubled with a 100 per cent stock market gain in 11 days.

IIG Hosts a Tête-à-Tête Brazilian Entrepreneur Ali Pastorini

  • Events - 26 October 2018 5:51 PM

The session primarily revolved around women entrepreneurs in the male dominated jewellery industry.

COUTURE INDIA Opens Tomorrow at Taj Palace in New Delhi

  • - 28 September 2018 8:27 PM

The Boutique show will unveil collections from 60 Select Makers from across media & abroad; a gala award night to witness India’s Coolest Stores

‘JJS 2018’ Poster Released By Union Textiles Minister, Ms. Smriti Irani

  • - 22 September 2018 5:44 PM

The 15th edition of JJS will be held at JECC from 21-24 December.

Choksi diverted over Rs 3,250-crore to foreign shores, sold jewellery at inflated prices: ED

  • Events - 12 September 2018 10:32 AM

The agency, which is probing the USD 2 billion alleged bank fraud said Choksi was “using several dummy companies” to rotate funds and to divert money for his personal use.

Esteemed Jury Selects Contenders for the 1st Edition of India’s Coolest Store Awards

  • Events - 04 September 2018 1:17 PM

Winners will be announced in a gala awards night to be conducted during the 3rd edition of COUTURE INDIA show at TAJ Diplomatic Enclave in New Delhi on 29th September 2018.

India can seek extradition of Choksi without Red Corner Notice: CBI

  • Events - 28 August 2018 10:50 AM


The Interpol, after receiving Choksi's plea, sought the CBI's reply which the Indian agency has sent denying all allegations levelled by him.

Exports must get priority sector lending tag: Suresh Prabhu

  • - 31 July 2018 9:10 AM

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has said his ministry wants to include the export segment under the priority sector-lending category and it has taken up the issue with the Reserve Bank of India.

Availing funds from banks a challenge after PNB scam: Jewellers

  • Events - 18 July 2018 10:08 AM

Jewellers are facing challenges in availing funds from banks following the PNB fraud case in which diamond traders Nirav Modi and his uncle Mehul Choksi are allegedly involved, a top industry official said.

The Statement off to a great start; attracts the who’s who of Hyderabad

  • Events - 14 July 2018 9:19 PM

The 3-day wedding jewellery exhibition was inaugurated by actress Kiara Advani and had the elite of Hyderabad mesmerised with its alluring exhibit of jewellery.

Nirav Modi stayed in flat above jewellery store in London: Report

  • Events - 25 June 2018 11:24 AM

The 47-year-old diamantaire was able to travel in and out of Britain at least four times since his passport was cancelled by the Indian authorities in February. 

Smuggling act invoked against three in gold jewellery diversion case

  • Events - 12 June 2018 10:47 AM

Provisions of the stringent Cofeposa have been invoked against the three accused, including the father and son duo, allegedly involved in diversion of gold jewellery meant for export.

Season's Top Jewellery Trends

  • - 30 March 2018 11:05 AM

Siddharth Bindra, MD, BIBA jewellery and Aditya Pethe, Director, Izaara and WHP Jewellers list some trends that are making waves.

Let us bring back the lost glory of Indian gem and jewellery industry : Arun Mehta, Chairman, Rosy Blue

  • - 09 February 2018 3:31 PM

The show witnesses 14,500 pre-registrations on Day 1 as compared to 11,000 last year. The Council expects the registration to be over 16000 by the end of the show.

Jeweller Nirav Modi & Family Booked by CBI for Cheating a Nationalised Bank of Rs 280 Cr

  • Events - 06 February 2018 12:08 PM

In a surprising turn of events yesterday, CBI has booked diamond merchant Nirav Modi, his brother, wife and a business partner for allegedly cheating the Punjab National Bank (PNB) of over Rs 280.70 crore in 2017.

Swarovski Gemstones presents GJF Fashion Nite 2018

  • - 22 January 2018 11:22 AM

GJF had conjured an evening comprising an elegant mix of fashion, style and glamour to showcase the multifaceted creativity of the Indian handcrafted jewellery.

Top Jewellery trends Forecast for 2018

  • Events - 02 January 2018 11:30 AM

Jewellery designer Pallavi Foley and Sanjay Jagwani, Director, Notandas Jewellers, have listed some jewellery trends to watch out for in 2018

JJS IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards: A Grand Spectacle Concludes in Jaipur

  • - 24 December 2017 11:19 AM

The winners of the 7th edition of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2016 announced in the gala award evening held on 23rd December 2017, at Crowne Plaza in Jaipur.

UBM India Unveils Coveted List of Jewellery Brands Making Their Mark as 'India's Most Preferred'

  • Events - 07 December 2017 10:35 AM

Presence of industry stalwarts, celebrities, insights and entertainment makes the IMP show an evening to remember.  

GJEPC India Gold & Jewellery Summit: Focuses on all the Important Issues Plaguing the Industry

  • - 02 December 2017 10:51 AM

With an interesting mix of industry and non-industry experts, the first day of the summit definitely proved to be a learning platform for industry personnel says Vijetha Rangabashyam.

Let us utilize our large Human Resources to supply handcrafted jewellery all over the world, said Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu at India Gold and Jewellery Summit

  • - 01 December 2017 3:42 PM

The India Gold & Jewellery Summit will cover topics such as value addition through jewellery manufacturing, merchandising and marketing and trends, among others.

IGI's Diamond ID Report Gets a Positive Nod from the Fraternity

  • Events - 21 November 2017 9:31 AM

World’s largest independent gemological institute's, user-friendly diamond identification card continues to garner positive reviews in the Indian Market.

Old Bridge Capital buys 489,427 Shares in Madurai-Based Thangamayil Jewellery

  • - 17 November 2017 10:11 AM

 Old Bridge Capital Management has bought 3.6% stake in Madurai-based jewellery retailer Thangamayil Jewellery, in a bulk deal data on the National Stock Exchange.


  • - 16 November 2017 10:26 AM

Ganjam, the heritage jewellery brand presents an exhibition for the ethereal KUMUDINI collection at their Mumbai store in The Taj Mahal Palace Heritage Wing. 

Record auction of US$55 million at Gemfields' Ruby Auction in Singapore

  • Events - 14 November 2017 10:26 AM

The rough rubies were extracted by Montepuez Ruby Mining Limitada from the licence held by MRM in the Montepuez district of Mozambique.

World’s largest independent gemological institute welcomed the festive season with stories of the journey of a jewel

  • Events - 11 November 2017 9:27 AM

As a part of their Diwali celebrations, The International
Gemological Institute, IGI India, declared open a contest 'Flaunt Your Stone. Share The Story' on October, 8, 2017.

A Grand Gold Summit to be held in New Delhi in December

  • Events - 30 October 2017 10:23 AM

‘India Gold & Jewellery Summit’ to be held on 1st & 2nd December, 2017 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.

Jewellery sales in Maharashtra jump 20 per cent on Diwali, Dhanteras

  • - 25 October 2017 1:23 PM

Gold Bullion Association says outlook for upcoming wedding season looks great in terms of sales.

ICA Congress (Day 1) Paves Way for Development of Indian Colour Gemstone Industry

  • - 23 October 2017 3:39 PM

With delegates discussing about growth triggers in different aspects such as mining, creating demand, boosting consumer confidence and so on, the ICA Congress has shed light on the potential of coloured gemstone industry of India.

Jewellery worth Rs 12 cr stolen from manufacturing units

  • Events - 23 October 2017 10:15 AM

Jewellery worth Rs 12 crore was stolen from two manufacturing units in central Delhi's Karol Bagh.

ICA Congress 2017 kick-starts in Jaipur

  • - 22 October 2017 10:52 AM

Over 275 global members from 25 countries are to attend the biennial ICA Congress

Pune Jewellers see No Sparkle in Diwali Sales with a 30% Dip

  • - 21 October 2017 12:41 PM

Non-conducive climatic conditions along with GST & demonitization has put jewellers in Pune in a big low this Diwali.

Hallmarking of Gold to become compulsory soon!

  • Events - 14 October 2017 7:26 PM

In a move to ensure only quality gold is sold to customers, hallmarking will soon become compulsory.

JYF’s ‘Learn to Earn’ Forum - II - A Great Initiative by Committee Members

  • Events - 08 October 2017 3:19 PM

The highlight of JYF’s Learn to Earn - II was Emerald Jeweller’s K.Srinivasan’s powerful & inspiring story of his success. With a rapt audience, the forum was certainly a welcome change and a good platform for knowledge sharing reports Vijetha Rangabashyam

Saffronart to Host First Ever Conference of Its Kind on Indian Jewels

  • Events - 29 September 2017 10:47 AM

Saffronart is organising an interdisciplinary conference, The Timeless Legacy of Indian Jewels, from 6 – 8 October 2017.  

Unique collection on display at GIA in Carlsbad, California,

  • Events - 28 September 2017 1:49 PM

A singular exhibit of intricately designed 17th to 20th-century jewelry and ornate objects from India will debut on Oct. 13 at GIA’s headquarters in Carlsbad, California.

GJEPC’s IIJW 7th Edition displays Promising Creativity & Strong Design Ethos

  • - 25 September 2017 10:41 AM

Models walked the ramp wearing resplendent jewellery of diamonds, emeralds and other precious stones and audience was reassured that India is and will continue to be a leader in handcrafted jewellery.

Showstopping Jewellery @2017 Emmy Awards

  • Events - 22 September 2017 12:57 PM

The crème de la crème of the television fraternity was present at the Emmy Awards earlier this week. Their stunning red carpet outfits were paired with even more stunning diamond and other precious stone jewellery. Here’s IJ’s top picks of some of the best jewellery pieces seen at the Emmy Red Carpet.

#CoutureIndia - Jewellery we Loved (Part 2)

  • - 14 September 2017 12:37 PM

As promised, we are back with a few more awe-inspiring pieces that caught our attention at Couture India this year. 

#CoutureIndia - Jewellery we Loved (Part 1)

  • - 13 September 2017 8:43 AM

Deemed as the best show for fine/high jewellery in India, Couture India 2017 was certainly a treat for the eyes! Here is a short recap of some of the jewellery we loved. 

Government Enforces New Money Laundering Rules for the Jewellery Industry

  • - 29 August 2017 12:20 PM

The notice which was issued on 23rd August says that Jewellers with a turnover of Rs 2 Cr will be covered under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act 2002.

Gold slides on weak global cues, waning demand

  • - 09 August 2017 10:00 AM

Gold prices eased by Rs 70 to Rs 29,350 per ten gram at the bullion market today owing to slackened demand from local jewellers and a weak trend overseas.

Couture India Lookbook 2017 Unveilled at IIJS 2017

  • Events - 31 July 2017 10:47 AM

The Couture India Lookbook was unvielled yesterday at IIJS 2017 in the presence of emininent personalities from the industry.

Retail Gurukul to conduct workshop on ‘Best Retailing Practices’

  • - 22 July 2017 2:47 PM

The workshop to be held during IIJS 2017 will focus on how to gain higher profits by using best retailing practices.

2nd Common Facility Center for the gem & jewellery industry inaugurated at Palanpur, Gujarat

  • - 14 July 2017 9:17 AM

The 2nd Common Facility Center for the gem & jewellery and diamond industry was inaugurated at Palanpur by Minister of State (IC) for Commerce & Industry Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, and Minister of State for MSME Shri Haribhai Chaudhary on Monday.

Malabar’s move of not to Impose GST on Customers Induces Stress among Competitors

  • - 12 July 2017 10:20 AM

Many Kerala-based jewellers have expressed their angst regarding Malabar Gold & Diamond’s decision of waiving GST for the customers.

West Bengal to Follow Gujarat in becoming a Jewellery Hub

  • - 05 July 2017 12:58 PM

Jewellery parks to be set up in Bengal and sops given to draw in more customers.

On the first day of GST Jewellery Stores witnessed no customers

  • - 04 July 2017 1:57 PM

Implementation of GST on 1st of July has resulted in lacklustre business on Monday. 

JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards: Now Open For Entries

  • - 01 July 2017 10:33 AM

7th Edition of JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards powered by GIA is all set to begin yet another edition of innovating designs that are sure to do the talking in the near future.

Jewellers trying to rid old stock before the GST rolls out on 1st July

  • - 27 June 2017 10:47 AM

While jewellers are happy with the new GST implementation, many of them are desperately trying to get rid of old jewellery stock by giving good discounts on making charges.

Check originality of gemstones before purchase say experts

  • - 26 June 2017 10:23 AM

You can be duped easily when you're buying gemstones. Be aware of check points before making the purchase, say experts.

Top Jewellery Trends to be on the Look-out for

  • - 26 June 2017 10:15 AM

While styles come and go, these jewellery pieces are here to stay according to industry experts.

Malabar Gold to invest Rs 2,000 cr to open 80 stores in 2017

  • - 19 June 2017 12:05 PM

Expecting better sales after the new uniform taxation regime GST, Malabar Gold & Diamonds has drawn up a Rs 2,000 crore expansion plan to open 80 more stores this financial year. 

ED attaches Rs 7 cr. of Delhi-based Mehrasons Jewellers

  • Events - 16 June 2017 10:46 AM

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached Mehrasons Jewellers' bank deposits of  Rs7 crore, the amount equivalent to the value of alleged assets stashed abroad, in connection with its probe into the Panama Papers case.

Indian Jewellery Business affected by Dispute between Qatar and other Middle-Eastern Countries

  • Events - 15 June 2017 10:11 AM

Indian jewellers show concern over their businesses as the rift between Qatar and u nations is still alive.

The Hyderabad Jewellery, Pearl and Gem Fair All Set to Sparkle in its 10th Edition

  • - 06 June 2017 10:47 AM

A three-day trade extravaganza of India's leading jewellers by UBM India in the City of Pearls.

1 more held in Mathura Traders killing and 12 Lakh worth jewellery recovered

  • Events - 01 June 2017 9:35 AM

Main accused interrogated in the case of killing of two jewellers earlier this month in Mathura.

Billionaire Firoz Merchant of Pure Gold to To Pay For Expat Prisoners' Tickets

  • Events - 23 May 2017 3:25 PM

Firoz Merchant promised to provide USD 130,790 a year to fund the air tickets for released prisoners, to help them go back to their country and reunite with their families.

Bella Hadid debuts a platinum necklace at Cannes Film Festival

  • - 23 May 2017 12:23 PM

Exquisitely crafted platinum jewellery is truly a red carpet favorite at Cannes this year.

Chopard makes a Stunning Statement at the Cannes

  • - 19 May 2017 10:20 AM

From Rihanna to Julianne Moore, celebrities dazzled in beautiful jewellery from high jewellery atelier Chopard.  

GJEPC to host 2nd India SAARC - Middle East Buyer Seller Meet

  • - 12 May 2017 4:23 PM

38 Indian Manufacturers to exhibit their products to 70 international buyers from SAARC and Middle East region.

GJF to organise Labham, a seminar on compliance and best practices

  • - 12 May 2017 1:36 PM

“Labham” – an educational seminar on compliance & best business practices  for the gems & jewellery trade to be organized by GJF today in Mumbai.

Swarovski`s Hall of Fame at the 13th Gem & Jewellery India International Exhibition (GJIIE), Chennai

  • Events - 31 March 2017 3:26 PM

Swarovski Zirconia Galleria shines a spotlight on key trends

Newly elected chairman and COA takes charge at GJF

  • - 04 February 2017 5:55 PM

GJF  COA installation ceremony was graced by Ajay Sancheti, Hon. Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha) and Dr. Vedprakash Mishra.

Budget for better India, Gems and Jewellery industry calls it a positive budget

  • Events - 01 February 2017 5:19 PM

Income tax for small companies with an annual turnover of Rs 50 crore, now to pay 25%, a 5% reduction; 96% Indian companies will get benefit of MSME tax cut.

Indian Jeweller Magazine Announces 2nd Edition of COUTURE India - A Business Boutique Show

  • - 25 January 2017 9:37 AM

The second edition of Couture India will be held from 9th to 11th September 2017 at Taj Palace in New Delhi.

GJEPC to host India Pavilion at Vicenzaoro Winter 2017

  • Events - 18 January 2017 3:33 PM

16 Indian Exhibitors across categories including jewellery, loose stones and machinery

Hoping For the Good Times-Budget Expectations

  • Events - 01 January 2017 5:25 PM

The Indian gems and jewellery industry is hoping that the forthcoming budget would be more industryfriendly,which would lead to further growth of the industry. Kavita Parab spoke to few industry playersto know their views on the forthcoming budget.

GJF’s COA election results declared

  • Events - 30 December 2016 2:39 PM

This was GJF’s first ever election; all eligible members of GJF were given an opportunity to contest and cast their vote

Dates for the 10th Edition of Signature IIJS finalised, 6th - 9th February 2017

  • Events - 29 December 2016 12:05 PM

4th edition of IGJME to exhibit the latest in gem and jewellery technology at the same time

22 Categories, 600 Entries, 10,000 votes and the winners are....

  • - 24 December 2016 2:50 PM

The winners of the JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2016 announced in the gala award evening...


IIJS Signature & IGJME reduced to a 3-day event

  • - 08 December 2016 5:35 PM

Gems and jewellery industry has been worst hit due to the demonetization


GJSCI Launches Jewel Talks, an interactive platform that connects industry with talent

  • Events - 06 December 2016 3:32 PM

The Jewels Talk was another initiative by GJSCI where students got to learn about the Gems and Jewellery sector from the professionals, which will help the future guns to cop up the hurdles and master in this sector.

Branding With a Twist: The Cult of a Superstar

  • - 30 September 2016 1:49 PM

Superstar Rajinikant has not endorsed any product till now, hence it is interesting to see how the filmmakers of Kabali cleverly used his face to make money and promote the film. Anil Prabhakar decodes this interesting marketing case study for you.

Generic Diamond Promotion Campaign to commence on 10th October 2016

  • - 30 September 2016 12:27 PM

Tagline for the campaign is “Ek Heera Tumhare Heere Ke Liye” and is targeted toward married couples between the age group of 25-35 years.

VelvetCase unveils “Bridal Partner Program” for Wedding Planners to tap into Bridal Jewellery market

  • Events - 11 August 2016 11:18 AM

The “Bridal Partner Program” aims on collaborating with wedding planners to provide bridal jewellery solutions to their clients and in the process provide a full service experience to consumers.

GJSCI conducts Four Day Yoga workshop for International Yoga Day in Seepz

  • Events - 23 June 2016 1:53 PM

The workshop inaugurated on 21st June and will go on for four days which will be conducted by Isha Yoga Foundation.

Nirmal Bardiya wins Jaipur Jewellers Association election

  • Events - 25 May 2016 12:39 PM

This year, around 85 per cent polling happened at the elections for the Jaipur Jewellers Association

85% polling at the elections for the Jaipur Jewellers Association

  • Events - 24 May 2016 6:21 PM

Vigorous campaigning from both the sides helped boost polling

IIJS 2016 to introduce dedicated section for young innovators and MSME sector

  • Events - 14 May 2016 1:43 PM

33rd edition slated from 4th-8th August in Mumbai

Rajya Sabha nod to Insolvency bill

  • Events - 12 May 2016 2:14 PM

The law would allow resolution/recovery processes to be completed within 180 days.

Aiming to ‘Skill India’, GJSCI unveils RPL Program to uplift the Karigars

  • Events - 05 May 2016 10:37 AM

RPL program will help candidates to identify their inherited skills and get certified for the same which will equip them to get better and more stable jobs and avail of entrepreneurship opportunities.

All work and no outcome; Excise stays

  • Events - 20 March 2016 3:03 PM

18-day long strike continues for some, end for few…

Union Budget 2016: A big disappointment for the gems and jewellery industry

  • Events - 29 February 2016 5:34 PM

The FM completely ignores gold sector, levies excise duty on jewellery

SamayaBharati 2016 concludes on a positive and optimistic note

  • Events - 25 February 2016 12:14 PM

Over 100 national and international brands participated in the fair that attracted a footfall of over 5000 visitors from India and abroad.

Revolutionising the jewellery industry through Globalisation

  • Events - 23 February 2016 11:33 AM

Poonam Soni conducts a workshop for jewellery enthusiasts at Make in India in Mumbai

Gehna Jewellers teams up with Shaina NC for Make In Maharashtra Fashion Show

  • Events - 22 February 2016 1:35 PM

A part of Modi’s Make in India initiative, Maharashtra Textile Week brought together five A league designers, which also included known jewellery houses from Maharashtra

Jewellery collections by Anmol Jewellers & PNG Jewellers sizzles at Make in India week

  • Events - 22 February 2016 11:49 AM

A part of PM Modi’s Make in India initiative, Maharashtra Textile Week brought together five A league designers, which also included known jewellery houses from Maharashtra

Light-weight and innovative designs ruled IIJS Signature 2016

  • Events - 08 February 2016 4:48 PM

9th edition of IIJS Signature helps spread positivity in the gems and jewellery fraternity amidst gloomy market conditions.

9th Edition of IIJS Signature 2016 and 3rd Edition of IGJME kick starts

  • Events - 05 February 2016 3:13 PM

Gem and jewellery industry wishes for better infrastructure, business friendly policies for the further growth of the industry.

Vasundhara Raje Scindia inaugurates Jaipur Jewellery Show

  • Events - 19 December 2015 1:07 PM

The 13th Edition of JJS has Ruby - Red, Rare and Royal theme.

PNG Jewellers honoured with the ‘The Best Promising Gems & Jewellery Company at IBJA Awards 2015

  • Events - 02 December 2015 6:12 PM

PNG Jewellers have garnered trust of millions with their quality and service par excellence.

Grand Jury Meet concludes at IJ Awards

  • Events - 26 November 2015 12:09 PM

Six-member jury evaluated 115 best designs from all over India.

Rio Tinto Diamonds’ exclusive Nazraana™ store with Lagu Bandhu in Mumbai

  • Events - 14 October 2015 4:20 PM

The exclusive store was inaugurated by leading Marathi film actor, Urmila Kanetkar who unveiled Nazraana’s™ wide range of new designs for the coming festive season.

Platinum Jewellery rules the red carpet at 67th Primetime Emmy Awards

  • Events - 22 September 2015 10:02 AM

Tina Fey, Kerry Washington, Elisabeth Moss, Lena Headey, Taraji P. Henson, Viola Davis, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Marcia Gay Harden was seen on the red carpet.

Gunjan Suri’s Design book ‘Sieve By Design’ launched at IIJW 2015

  • Events - 04 August 2015 2:17 PM

The book is for designers who are seeking a less trodden path. The book is collection of design directives.

P. N. Gadgil Jewellers bags back-to-back awards at National Awards for Marketing Excellence 2015

  • Events - 30 July 2015 10:02 AM

P.N. Gadgil Jewellers won awards under the three categories like ‘Emerging Brand Award’, ‘Brand Revitalization Award’ and, ‘Award for Marketing Excellence in Gems & Jewellery Sector’.

Hurry Up! JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards Starts Today!

  • Events - 01 July 2015 9:37 AM

With New Categories, New Venue JJS-IJJCDA is here in its all new avatar. JJS-IJJCDA commences from today.

Come July 1, start sending your entries to JJS-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards

  • Events - 25 June 2015 5:58 PM

With New Categories, New Venue JJS-IJJCDA is here in its all new avatar. Entries to be accepted between 1st July-31st August.

Forevermark India and Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri are set to dazzle Ahmedabad

  • Events - 03 March 2015 3:08 PM

Launch a new diamond jewellery collection at a sparkling event with known actress Prachi Desai

The Indian Luxury Expo partners with BVC Logistics

  • Events - 02 March 2015 7:03 PM

Partnered for its 6th edition in New Delhi

FM proposes gold monetization scheme; gold recycling to get a boost

  • Events - 28 February 2015 12:06 PM

Gold monetization scheme, develop sovereign gold bond and more in the #Budget2015

Good for gold, average for jewellery, slow for loose stones @ IIJS Signature

  • Events - 24 February 2015 10:46 AM

As always gold segment witnessed maximum footfall as compared to loose stones and jewellery, reports Indian Jeweller team.

Overall diamonds segment fails to pick up @IIJS Signature

  • Events - 21 February 2015 5:12 PM

Less footfall, minimal inquiries surround the diamond segment.

Collections Being Seen At Signature 2015

  • Events - 20 February 2015 3:39 PM

Many collections are being launched which have similar themes.

Slow First Day of Signature 2015

  • Events - 20 February 2015 3:36 PM

The energy at the show is very low. Few of the halls were empty even at 3.30 PM on the first day.

8th Edition of IIJS Signature Takes Off

  • Events - 20 February 2015 1:22 PM

This year the show houses 586 booths.

Diamond Fashion Show in Dubai

  • Events - 02 February 2015 6:06 PM

The Show in association with Dhamani showcased diamond jewelry worth over USD 100 million

41st Indian Gem and Jewellery Awards honours gem and jewellery industry

  • Events - 31 January 2015 11:07 PM

Indian Gem and Jewellery Awards acknowledges various initiatives, innovations, and milestones and hardwork of fellow people of industry.

Foundation stone soon to be laid for Surat Diamond Bourse

  • Events - 28 January 2015 6:15 PM

Surat Diamond Bourse is expected to come up at an investment of Rs 1.25 lakh crore.

Second Dubai Diamond Conference to be held in April

  • Events - 20 January 2015 7:11 PM

The conference will be held at Almas Tower from 21st to 22nd April.

UBM India’s Kolkata Gem & Jewellery Fair 2015

  • Events - 10 January 2015 6:13 PM

The jewellery fair is being held at the Mila Mela Exhibition complex from 10th January - 12th January 2015.

Diamond-studded Hanuman idol by BR Designs’ at Sparkle

  • Events - 03 January 2015 7:58 PM

The idol will be displayed during Sparkle 2015, a gem and jewellery show in Gujarat

Mega winning chance at Dubai Shopping Festival by Joyalukkas

  • Events - 02 January 2015 10:57 PM

Shoppers can win a total of of 100 kgs gold through the 32 days of the festival

Tara Jewellers Now Available Online Exclusively at

  • Events - 18 December 2014 4:56 PM

Strategy to reach out to new age consumers

Best IJ Awards jewellery pieces to be auctioned soon

  • Events - 03 December 2014 5:54 PM

Visitors, participants can bid for the best of the best pieces during Jaipur Jewellery Show 2014.

GJEPC and SDA host 2nd edition IGJME in Surat

  • Events - 28 November 2014 8:10 PM

The only expo of its kind featuring leading domestic and international technology

IJ Awards grand jury meet concludes

  • Events - 18 November 2014 12:13 PM

Winners to be announced soon in a grand ceremony in December

Jewellers Association - Ahmedabad to launch ‘Swarna Utsav’

  • Events - 29 September 2014 10:43 AM

It is a grand Shopping Festival in time for the festivals of Dusshera & Diwali

GSI conducts one-day session in Nashik

  • Events - 25 September 2014 8:14 PM

Seminar was a session which covered topics on Selling Techniques and Diamond

Winners of GJEPC's Indian Gem and Jewellery Awards finalised

  • Events - 23 September 2014 6:47 PM

Jury Members witness steady rise in the nominations

Voting opens for IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards’

  • Events - 22 September 2014 12:48 PM

22 sub-categories and 500 jewellery designs are all ready for the race.

Delhi Jewellery and Gem Fair wraps up

  • Events - 12 September 2014 6:57 PM

Overall the show was good especially for the North Indian exhibitors.

The IIGC 2014 Takes Off in Pune

  • Events - 12 September 2014 6:21 PM

Sessions included Movement of Gold in India, Gold Saving Schemes and Learning from Chinese Experience of Securing Dore

Jaipur Jewellery Show To Be Organized At Sitapura

  • Events - 08 September 2014 6:53 PM

It is slated from 20 December to 23 December this year.

First round of screening for the Artisan Awards 2014 completed

  • Events - 26 August 2014 11:50 PM

The Artisan Awards 2014 received 800 artworks nationwide

Kiran Jewels to Present Diamond Jewellery Collection at IIJS 2014

  • Events - 16 July 2014 6:34 PM

Kiran Jewels to showcase different diamond jewellery collection at IIJS 2014.

Excitement and Fervour on Day 2 of IIJW

  • Events - 16 July 2014 10:27 AM

Day 2 saw creations by Swarovski, Dipti Amisha, Ganjam, P N Gadgil, Gitanjali and more.

Day 1 of IIJW culminates

  • Events - 15 July 2014 10:32 AM

It saw a mix of renowned and fresh names of the jewellery designing industry.

IIJW 2014 Begins in Mumbai

  • Events - 14 July 2014 4:54 PM

The 5th edition of IIJW 2014 inaugurated at Grand Hyatt in Mumbai.

3rd Annual Forum of Forevermark

  • Events - 05 July 2014 1:53 AM

Forevermark conducts a forum every year bringing together its authorized retailers under one roof

International Suvarn Summit Awards 2014

  • Events - 25 June 2014 4:26 PM

The ceremony was set to recognise and celebrate the success of some of the most extraordinary Indian achievers from Suvarnkar community.

Budget Recommendations by GJEPC

  • Events - 19 June 2014 4:24 PM

The GJEPC submitted its pre-budget wish-list for the Union Budget 2014-15 to Finance Ministry.

Varuna D Jani Introduces a Collection of Chandbalis

  • Events - 18 June 2014 8:03 PM

The collection is infusing a fresh twist to the inherited jewellery artistry from the Nizam dynasty

Anmol Jewellers Divas for Design

  • Events - 17 June 2014 5:03 PM

Anmol Jewellers share their passion for Diamonds and Design among the Indian Television Industry

GSI Inaugurates Indian HQ in BKC

  • Events - 13 June 2014 7:16 PM

The new office is equipped to result in faster turnaround time.

Sponsors of IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards renew their sponsorship for 2014 edition

  • Events - 12 June 2014 3:46 PM

The JJS-IJ Awards powered by GIA 2014 edition will unfold in July 2014

P. N. Gadgil Launch Satyam Shivam Sundaram’ collection

  • Events - 02 June 2014 3:50 PM

P.N. Gadgil team up with Manali Jagtap to launch limited edition collection ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram’ in Mumbai.

GJEPC–India’s Business Development Campaign to Focus on the U.S., Canada and South America

  • Events - 02 June 2014 3:41 PM

The new business development campaign aims to strengthen the business relations in American markets.

Kalyan Jewellers, iDNA Graphics Unveil Customised Jewellery Collection

  • Events - 31 May 2014 12:54 PM

With HELIX jewellery, one can have a graphic image of this on the piece of jewellery.

Meet To Celebrate Mr Narendra Modi’s Victory

  • Events - 24 May 2014 3:19 PM

GJTCI & Jewellers Association organise meeting to congratulate Mr Modi for his huge success in the recent elections.

RBI’s Modified Import Norms Come With Some Riders

  • Events - 22 May 2014 3:53 PM

The rationalised guidelines by the apex bank are a positive step for the gold importers in the country.

GSI’s Third Annual Clean Streets Campaign

  • Events - 28 April 2014 8:48 PM

Jewellery retailers joined this campaign.

Joint show by M.B. Jewellers and Faraz Manan at India Runway Week

  • Events - 21 April 2014 5:14 PM

They showcased their latest collection on the theme JEWELLED NAWABI

Divine Saga by Vikas Chain & Jewellery

  • Events - 10 April 2014 5:58 PM

It is their royal bridal collection.

GSI appreciates diamond brokers

  • Events - 04 April 2014 2:02 PM

A special luncheon was organized exclusively for Diamond Brokers.

PC Jeweller backs Women Empowerment

  • Events - 02 April 2014 5:23 PM

The fashion show was based on the theme ‘The man cares for the Woman’

GJEPC to host the ‘INDIA PAVILION’ at Basel World 2014

  • Events - 27 March 2014 12:40 PM

23 leading Indian Manufacturers to showcase their exclusive collections

Zoya unveils their latest collection Espana with Nisha JamVwal

  • Events - 22 March 2014 1:53 PM

The collection was unveiled by the Ambassador of Spain, Mr. Gustavo de Aristegui, followed by a grand evening hosted by Luxury consultant, Ms. Nisha JamVwal

GSI participates at the inaugural GGJF

  • Events - 21 March 2014 1:30 PM

All show visitors will be able to familiarize with GSI’s services and reports, and GSI’s existing customers will be able to learn about our new products.

Kama Schachter participates in the first GGJF 2014, Dubai

  • Events - 21 March 2014 1:06 PM

An assortment of stunning cuff’s, elegant cocktail rings, handmade light-weight necklace sets, beautiful ensembles and much more will be showcased at the show

Ghanasingh launches 'Ghanasingh Be True Jewellery Salon'

  • Events - 18 March 2014 7:05 PM

Krishaa and Gautam Ghanasingh along with Karisma Kapoor launched the new Ghanasingh Be True Jewellery Salon at Waterfield Road, Bandra.

Entice celebrates its 2nd anniversary of Delhi boutique

  • Events - 18 March 2014 6:51 PM

Entice celebrated and dedicated this special occasion to its customers, by organising eventful customer engaging activities on all four days

PC Jeweller joins hands with ABP News to present ‘Best City Awards 2014’

  • Events - 14 March 2014 4:33 PM

It is the biggest award ceremony that recognizes the best cities to live in India.

Zoya unveils their latest collection Espana with Nisha JamVwal

  • Events - 11 March 2014 2:32 PM

The collection takes its inspiration from the ancient citadels, hand painted tiles, brilliant red roses, majestic toreros and uninhibited passion of carnival revelers.

Popley Group celebrates Women's Day

  • Events - 07 March 2014 5:05 PM

At the occasion, TAG Heuer showcased it’s most comprehensive selection of notable timepieces.

Shantibhai Patel receives Gem of the Year award by GJF

  • Events - 28 February 2014 8:03 PM

Apart from securing the ‘Gem of the Year’ awards, Mr. Patel has received many honorary awards and recognitions in the past

Signature, Mumbai - On a mixed Note!

  • Events - 27 February 2014 2:29 PM

The show witnessed mixed sentiments, with gold doing better than diamonds.

Unveiling Signature 2014

  • Events - 21 February 2014 8:38 PM

580 Exhibitors, 1100 booths and over 10,000 buyers, Signature is Premium and the Preferred one

Forevermark celebrates its association with Khurana Jewellery House

  • Events - 20 February 2014 3:04 PM

Actress Huma Qureshi unveils the new collection at the store

The Cappuccino Collection launches it’s exclusive store at Opera House!

  • Events - 18 February 2014 5:27 PM

The Cappuccino Collection can help one find the best Wedding Bands to make their wedding elegant and charming

GIA brings DiamondCheck Machine to Bharat Diamond Bourse

  • Events - 18 February 2014 1:37 PM

The Diamond Check machine would be housed as part of the DDRC which is located within the BDB premises

IIGJ selected by Jury for "Lokmat National Education Leadership Award"

  • Events - 15 February 2014 12:10 PM

Based on Point system, Institutions were selected at National Level doing yomen service to education.


  • Events - 11 February 2014 3:24 PM

Scheduled from 21st to 24th February this show is one of the most awaited gem and jewellery fair in India

Asia’s Fashion Jewellery & Accessories Fair – A must-visit marketplace for Autumn/Winter collections

  • Events - 11 February 2014 12:45 PM

The four-day Asia’s Fashion Jewellery & Accessories Fair – March (3FJ) will kick off on 4 March 2014

Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council to host the ‘TRENDVISION Jewellery + Forecasting Seminar’

  • Events - 05 February 2014 6:35 PM

After a phenomenal response in 2005 & 2011, TRENDVISION Jewellery + Forecasting Seminar comes back for its 3rd edition

DMCC and Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council India launch inaugural Dubai Global Gem & Jewellery Fair in March

  • Events - 05 February 2014 5:58 PM

GJF 2014 – a joint initiative of DMCC and GJEPC supported by Dubai Gold and Jewellery Group (DGJG)

GJEPC and IIDGR collaborates to maintain consumer confidence in Diamonds, in India

  • Events - 04 February 2014 4:41 PM

As part of this initiative, the IIDGR will be providing their state-of-the-art Automated Melee Sorting (AMS) machines to the GJEPC

Bharathi Raviprakash launched STUDIO TARA – a luxury fine jewelry brand in Mumbai

  • Events - 25 January 2014 11:13 AM

Presented “Medley of Jewels” – her new collection for the season

Kama Schachter organises Annual Sports Meet 2014 in keeping with their “Working Hard – Having Fun” motto

  • Events - 23 January 2014 6:10 PM

The event saw a variety of sporting activities

'Kisna Bhagwat Gyan Mahotsav' concludes on a high note

  • Events - 15 January 2014 12:09 PM

The event involved a spiritual discourse on Shrimad Bhagwat by Shri. Ramesh Oza- a renowned scholar of the subject.

WIFT held a workshop on Character and Costume

  • Events - 01 January 2014 4:32 PM

With Neeta Lulla, Niharika Khan, and Gavin Miguel, 3 of the best costume designers of Bollywood moderated by Sarah-Jane Dias

The Grand Award Ceremony of IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2013

  • Events - 23 December 2013 1:49 PM

The ceremony was held on December 20th, 2013 at the Marriott Jaipur and saw a large turnout, smiles and applauds.

Pure Brilliance Swarovski Zirconia education workshop in Kolkata

  • Events - 23 December 2013 12:29 PM

The workshop saw an overwhelming response from the retailers, manufacturers & the wholesalers

IDCA re-elects Mehul Shah as President

  • Events - 21 December 2013 7:31 PM

The body also elected board of directors for 2014

Convocation-Cum-Certificate Award Ceremony by IIGJ

  • Events - 16 December 2013 10:58 AM

Diploma students graduate from Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery

IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards - The Grand Jury Meet

  • Events - 01 December 2013 6:40 PM

The jury judged over 90 pieces that were shortlisted by the retailers across the nation.

Love put to test at Manubhai jewellers “Hum Tum aur Platinum “

  • Events - 27 November 2013 6:06 PM

where winners won Platinum Bands

ZOYA’s celebrated collections at the Annual Conference of Plastic Surgeons of India

  • Events - 27 November 2013 5:46 PM

Luxury Brand Consultant Nisha JamVwal hosts a grand fashion show to showcase

Madhuri Dixit Nene sparkled the PN Gadgil Jewellers store with her esteemed presence

  • Events - 25 November 2013 7:59 PM

A gala function was conducted where lucky winners won prizes like flats and cars

IGI progresses into the D-show -" Buyer-Seller Knowledge Meet" in Kolkata

  • Events - 22 November 2013 3:07 PM

The three-day ‘IGI D-Show’ facilitates faster, easier and better inter-market communication in the jewellery industry

IJ Awards -Grand Jury Meet

  • Events - 20 November 2013 5:45 PM

96 Jewellery pieces from 51 companies are nominated for grand jury round

IJ Awards- Grand Jury Meet

  • Events - 20 November 2013 12:00 AM

96 Jewellery pieces from 51 companies are nominated for grand jury round

Gem Fair for Kolkata by UBM

  • Events - 11 November 2013 3:15 PM

This three-day b2b fair is scheduled between January 11 to 13, 2014.

GJEPC to host gems and jewellery technology expo in Surat

  • Events - 23 October 2013 11:47 AM

The machinery expo featuring leading domestic and international machinery & technology providers will be the first of its kind in the country.

GJEPC becomes the Knowledge and Certification Partner

  • Events - 21 October 2013 2:58 PM

GJEPC was invited by GJSCI and IL&FS to be the Knowledge and Certification Partner at the Jewellery Skill Center, Karaikudi.

GJEPC announces the winners of 40th India Gem and Jewellery Awards

  • Events - 08 October 2013 1:53 PM

Rajendra A. Shah was felicitated with the Lifetime Achievement Award while Bharati D Shah from B R Designs won the Best Women Entrepreneur Award.

‘Like the diamond, we need to make India shine,’ Narendra Modi at diamond hub

  • Events - 01 October 2013 11:22 AM

He urged the diamond traders to work towards his vision of India Shining.

GJEPC to initiate India-Russia gemstones buyer-seller meet

  • Events - 28 September 2013 9:45 AM

It is aimed to generate business opportunities for Indian Manufacturers and Russian traders to explore the possibilities of trade in the gemstones category.

GIJS – 2013 offered diversity

  • Events - 27 September 2013 11:49 AM

The jewellers showcased Gujarat’s expertise in Kundan, Diamond and Gold jewellery.

8th Annual General Meeting of GJF

  • Events - 25 September 2013 9:37 AM

GJF also launched the logo of “Trustmark”.

Designs for IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards’ go live for retailers’ to vote

  • Events - 23 September 2013 11:45 AM

12 main categories, 24 sub categories and 400 jewellery designs are all ready for the race

31 winners selected out of 270 nominations

  • Events - 17 September 2013 12:02 PM

GJEPC’s 40th Indian Gem and Jewellery Awards finalise the winners.

Prima Gold honours most powerful women with Business Today

  • Events - 12 September 2013 1:06 PM

Prima Gold associates with Business Today for most powerful woman in Indian business.

Rupee breaches 65 against USD

  • Events - 22 August 2013 9:58 PM

The Indian rupee breached 65 per dollar mark on the back of bank's heavy dollar demand and poor market sentiments.

Thrilling third day at IIJW

  • Events - 07 August 2013 9:58 AM

The third day at India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) saw more than just style and glamour.

Second day at IIJW, Blinged it on!

  • Events - 06 August 2013 11:30 AM

The second day at India International Jewellery Week (IIJW) continued the saga of glamour, style and innovation with the same aplomb as the first day.

The fourth Mumbai edition and fifth pan India - IIJW begins

  • Events - 05 August 2013 10:00 AM

The first day starts with self-confidence.

PC Jeweller show with Satya Paul at the PCJ Delhi Couture Week

  • Events - 26 July 2013 5:09 PM

Exquisite PC Jeweller ‘couture collections’ to add glitter, glamour and glitz to dazzling unique collections.

Swarovski Gems to launch latest innovations at IIJS 2013

  • Events - 02 July 2013 3:47 PM

They will be presenting their Pure Brilliance Zirconia novelties, its revolutionary cut for genuine topaz along with launching the new Gem Visions 2014 trend and design publication in India.

Entries open for JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2013

  • Events - 01 July 2013 2:31 PM

The process of receiving entries starts today - July 1, 2013 and will continue until August 31, 2013.

Thai government lifts import duty on Gems and Jewellery at BGJF52

  • Events - 29 June 2013 3:10 PM

Sellers cut 20 per cent on import costs as buyers save 20 per cent on purchases.

JJS-IJ Awards 2013 edition is all set to roll

  • Events - 20 May 2013 6:21 PM

Starting from this July, the contest will span seven months, with entries being accepted from July 1 to August 31.

GJEPC all set for first ever Indo-Australia Jewellery Conclave

  • Events - 09 May 2013 12:59 PM

The first ever Indo-Australia Jewellery Conclave has been conceptualised in Sydney on May 21 - 22, 2013 at Sheraton on the Park.

BASELWORLD 2013 with the new era sets new records

  • Events - 08 May 2013 5:54 PM

The show welcomed approximately 122,000 visitors over eight days, which was a 17 per cent increase on last year.

The Gem & Jewellery industry ends 2012-13 on a positive note

  • Events - 30 April 2013 5:58 PM

Total gem and jewellery exports for the year 2012-13 was US $ 39.033 billion.

De Beers positive about Asian markets

  • Events - 19 April 2013 5:02 PM

Diamond sales in the first quarter of 2013 were ‘slightly better’ than last year, driven by Chinese New Year and a revival in demand in the United States.

Haresh Soni installed as the new Chairman of GJF

  • Events - 16 April 2013 12:50 PM

Haresh Soni took over from Bachhrajji Bamalwa as the new Chariman for the term April 1, 2013 to March 21, 2015.

Gemfields celebrates 2013 global launch and exclusive collaborations with international jewellery designers

  • Events - 11 April 2013 6:01 PM

The collection highlights not only the beauty of the gemstones, but also the range of shades, shapes and sizes that make up Gemfields’ portfolio.

Auritra Ghosh to be the show-stopper for IGI at IIJW 2013

  • Events - 10 April 2013 7:40 PM

IGI chooses Auritra Ghosh to showcase the designs of four of their talented School of Gemology alumni at IIJW.

IGI School of Gemology to showcase talent at IIJW 2013

  • Events - 08 April 2013 5:16 PM

Four graduates all set to present designs at IIJW 2013 alongside industry professionals.

1st ever India-China Seller Meet held at Jaipur

  • Events - 08 April 2013 5:02 PM

A Meet to explore new opportunities and establish direct links amongst Indian and China.

GJIIE 2013 receives great response

  • Events - 05 April 2013 4:48 PM

The three day conglomeration of the country’s leading jewellery design houses witnessed 12,000 visitors.

A symposium by GJEPC to strengthen the synergy with the financial sector

  • Events - 04 April 2013 5:26 PM

Majority of the bankers who attended the seminar stressed on the need to expand exposure in diamond jewellery sector while at the same time following prudent risk management norms.

IGI announces the opening of its state-of-the-art Laboratory in Hyderabad

  • Events - 01 April 2013 12:33 PM

The IGI Lab will facilitate faster, easier and better inter-market communication and certification in the jewellery industry from Panjagutta – Hyderabad.

Vikas Chain & Jewellery showcased “SPARSH” at India Fashion Summit

  • Events - 01 April 2013 12:15 PM

Sparsh is an array of exquisite designs comprises of diamond, gold & polki jewellery.

Kalyan Jewellers on an expanding spree

  • Events - 28 March 2013 2:14 PM

Kalyan Jewellers launches three new showrooms in Mumbai while working towards their ambitious target of 100 showrooms by 2015.

SPR Jewels unveils flagship boutique ‘Precious Prithvi’ in Delhi

  • Events - 28 March 2013 1:57 PM

The new showroom in Delhi displays including classic, exclusive vintage-style and one-of-a-kind creations in gold, diamonds and other precious gems.

GIA recognised as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies

  • Events - 08 March 2013 4:07 PM

"We’re honored that the Ethisphere Institute has recognized GIA, the only organisation of its kind to receive this designation, as one of the most ethical companies in the world,” said Donna Baker, GIA’s President and CEO.

Suspension of FTA not because of misuse of the scheme from Thailand says Atul Jogani, Vice-Chairman, TGJTA

  • Events - 02 March 2013 3:01 PM

The bloated figures are exaggerated and hampering Thailand's image, he adds.

GJEPC Views on Union Budget 2013-14

  • Events - 28 February 2013 3:04 PM

Vipul Shah, Chairman, GJEPC says that the Union Budget did not highlight much on measures for the gem and jewellery industry. But, the Import Export Policy to be revealed in one month's time may prove fruitful for the industry.

GJF's Bachhraj Bamalwa's view on the budget

  • Events - 28 February 2013 2:14 PM

Nothing substantial in the Union Budget 2013-14 for gem and jewellery industry, says Bachhraj Bamalwa, Chairman, GJF. But he expects the import duty to be reduced in the coming days.

Pranda Group completes 40 years

  • Events - 25 February 2013 7:12 PM

Thailand's leading manufacturer of mass fine jewellery, Pranda Group retains its position as market leader even after 40 years.

Signature 2013 inaugurated in Mumbai

  • Events - 22 February 2013 6:37 PM

The sixth edition of Signature was inaugurated today by Rita Menon, IAS, Chairperson & MD, India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO) at Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. Two new jewellery conclaves to be hosted in Delhi were announced during

The GJF Leadership Summit in its forth edition was a big success

  • Events - 21 February 2013 8:05 PM

The GJF Leadership Summit consisted of three interesting panel discussions with eminent panelists and two renowned speakers. This summit was a well-attended affair with the audiences taking note of the prolific knowledge sharing.

Gemfields announces Mila Kunis as Global Brand Ambassador

  • Events - 20 February 2013 7:05 PM

Mila was chosen for her natural beauty, versatility, intelligence and love of rare coloured gems, making her natural fit for Gemfields.

Turkish Jewellery by Popley & Sons

  • Events - 20 February 2013 6:48 PM

This collection is colourful and bold aimed at the new age woman.

IDMA President Maxim Shkadov speaks his mind about diamond industry financing

  • Events - 19 February 2013 6:18 PM

In a new message to the diamond manufacturing business community IDMA president Maxim Shkadov says he wishes to bring the discussion about financing to the top of the agenda of the major players. "I want to try to engage all parties involved - rough diamo

IDMA president Maxim Shkadov speaks his mind about diamond industry financing

  • Events - 19 February 2013 6:11 PM

In a new message to the diamond manufacturing business community IDMA president Maxim Shkadov says he wishes to bring the discussion about financing to the top of the agenda of the major players. "I want to try to engage all parties involved - rough diamo

Dolly Oberoi unveils her latest collection, The Lotus Goddess

  • Events - 18 February 2013 6:04 PM

The collection is inspired by various hues and forms of lotus and has utilised the unique french enameling technique known as Plique-`a-jour .

Vasundhara Jewellery presents its Spring Summer Collection

  • Events - 18 February 2013 5:55 PM

This collection is unique in every way and is inspired by graphic silhouettes.

Informative meet at BDB between its members and honchos from Belgium

  • Events - 18 February 2013 5:36 PM

The subject for the discussion was ‘Gem and Jewellery Industry in India and Belgium-Tax and banking Aspects’ and the event comprised three sessions, namely—Gems and jewellery industry in Belgium: Certain tax and banking aspect; Domestic transfer pri

Signature 2013

  • Events - 13 February 2013 6:23 PM

Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council to organise Signature 2013 from February 22 to 25, 2013 at Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Bonhams Fine Jewellery Sale to feature rare blue diamond ring

  • Events - 13 February 2013 6:11 PM

The ring made by Bulgari, carries a 5.30 carat diamond.

Forevermark Diamonds dazzle at the BAFTA Awards

  • Events - 13 February 2013 5:40 PM

Necklace made by Joyalukkas and exquisité bracelet made by Hazoorilals were adorned by top Hollywood celebrities.

Forevermark Diamonds dazzle at the BAFTA Awards

  • Events - 13 February 2013 5:35 PM

Necklace made by Joyalukkas and exquisité bracelet made by Hazoorilals were adorned by top Hollywood celebrities.

Hrithik Roshan launches the Rado HyperChrome collection in India

  • Events - 12 February 2013 5:41 PM

High glamour meets high-tech ceramic at Rado launch event

GJF recommends ways to govt to curb Current Account Deficit

  • Events - 11 February 2013 5:23 PM

With the import duty on gold being raised, it is quite evident that the government has some concerns. Keeping this mind in consideration the GJF has suggested solutions to the government to constrict Current Account Deficit.

GIA hosts ‘Evolve’ Excellence Conclave in Bengaluru

  • Events - 11 February 2013 5:13 PM

This initiative was to empower the industry, address the need for learning, and encourage excellence in the gem and jewellery industry, thereby building consumer confidence.

VICENZAORO Winter Ends on a good note

  • Events - 28 January 2013 2:43 PM

1,500 exhibiting companies, buyers and retailers from over 120 different countries, the media, designers, stylists, trendsetters and technicians made their presence felt at the event this year.

P. C. Chandra Jewellers launch D’Elite Collection

  • Events - 28 January 2013 2:30 PM

The latest collection by P.C. Chandra Jewellers is all about a stately charm and a regal feel.

Yogendra Sethi’s solo painting exhibition garners huge response

  • Events - 18 January 2013 4:16 PM

Christened as 'Diamond Soul', Yogendra Sethi's six-day solo painting exhibition was held at India Habitat Centre in New Delhi and was inaugurated by Union Power Minister, Jyotiraditya Scindia.

Preferred Manufacturers of India Program

  • Events - 16 January 2013 4:54 PM

GJF organised a Preferred Manufacturers of India Program (PMI)in Chennai to enhance business opportunities and foster good business relations.

Argyle Pink Diamond Cup

  • Events - 14 January 2013 4:59 PM

An intriguing polo match between Royal Jaipur Polo team and Western Australia Polo team was hosted recently by Rio Tinto to mark the inaugural Argyle Pink Diamond Cup.

Bejeweled Car in Vibrant Gujarat 2013

  • Events - 14 January 2013 4:40 PM

Made with 20,000 Swarovski Zirconia, 2 kg of 22 carat gold and 30 kg of 999 silver, this jewellery car was displayed at Vibrant Gujarat 2013

Heart-shaped Pendants Collection by RK Jewellers

  • Events - 11 January 2013 3:07 PM

Made in 14 carat yellow, white and pink gold, this collection is sure to throng the market on the wake of upcoming Valentine’s Day.

Butterfly Brooch Collection by Symetree

  • Events - 11 January 2013 3:01 PM

Inspired by the decadent butterflies, this collection can be used in many ways to bejewel a woman. With the use of mother of pearls, diamonds, emeralds and tourmaline, it is class personified.

MID bags Outstanding Exporter Award for 2011 in Israel

  • Events - 10 January 2013 4:18 PM

President Shimon Peres and Minister of Industry, Trade and Labour Shalom Simhon, presented this award to MID at the president’s residence.

Burhan Seber , President of DIAMAN appointed to the Diamond Board of Namibia

  • Events - 10 January 2013 4:13 PM

Seber is the Managing Director and majority shareholder of Hardstone Processing (Pty.) Ltd., one of the 12 Sightholders of the Namibian Diamond Trading Company (NDTC).

GJF applauds Finance Ministry’s plan to remove Gold from Thailand FTA list

  • Events - 09 January 2013 2:53 PM

The GJF had also suggested various steps to save valuable forex by unlocking hidden reserve within the country, reducing the imports of gold by eliminating duplication is use of gold instruments, bringing in methods of reduction in hoarding of gold, etc.

Leadership Summit in Kolkata

  • Events - 08 January 2013 2:46 PM

GJF and GIA hosted the first ever Leadership Summit in Kolkata where eminent speakers from various walks of life shared their insights with jewellery retailers and manufacturers of Kolkata.

BR Designs and Venus Jewels launch Nyaasah, a magazine featuring best of solitaires

  • Events - 08 January 2013 2:38 PM

Nyaasah, the one-of-a-kind journal is a home to the most striking collection of solitaires from BR Designs and Venus Jewels.

GIA conducts programme for the members of Jewellery Exporters' Association in Istanbul

  • Events - 08 January 2013 2:31 PM

The programme aimed at creating star sales executive by highlighting the right techniques of selling diamond and coloured-stone jewellery.

Chandelier Charm at Popley & Sons

  • Events - 04 January 2013 2:57 PM

Popley & Sons have launched a new collection of exquisite chandelier earrings to mark the start of this New Year.

Nyuzmakers Cricket Challenge

  • Events - 04 January 2013 2:51 PM

The jewellery retailers are geared up to come together and play a game of cricket, organised by Nyuzmakers.

GJF discontented with govt’s decision to hike import duty on gold.

  • Events - 04 January 2013 2:42 PM

Government’s decision to hike the import duty yet again is set to affect the gem and jewellery sector badly, says Bachraj Bamalwa, President, GJF.

Farah Khan Ali launches her new collection

  • Events - 18 December 2012 3:11 PM

The new collection named as ‘A Couture Canvas’ is inspired animals and all things beautiful.

Gitanjali Group acquires Nirvana and Viola

  • Events - 17 December 2012 2:14 PM

This acquisition will enhance the brand’s retail presence while complementing Gitanjali Group’s portfolio.

PC Jewellers IPO oversubscribed, 6.7 times

  • Events - 17 December 2012 2:08 PM

609-crore IPO of PC Jeweller was oversubscribed on the last day of the issue recently, attaining a total subscription worth over Rs 3,258 crore.

Kalyan Jewellers to launch their store in Vododara

  • Events - 11 December 2012 5:10 PM

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will inaugurate this showroom.This will be Kalyan Jewellers third showroom in the state of Gujarat.

Philippe Mellier and Varda Shine to attend DMIA Meeting

  • Events - 11 December 2012 3:09 PM

This is the first ever public appearance of De Beers' executives in U.S.

A Shift from Private to Public Companies

  • Events - 08 December 2012 2:46 PM

After jewellery manufacturing and exporting companies its time for the renowned jewellery retailers to launch their initial public offerings (IPO) and make a shift from a private company to a public company.

Shree Ganesh Jewellery invests 50 crores in jewellery manufacturing facility in Dhaka

  • Events - 08 December 2012 2:40 PM

Shree Ganesh Jewellery House signs a joint venture agreement to invest 50 crores in jewellery manufacturing facility in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Shreem Jeweler opens its first flagship store in New Delhi

  • Events - 29 November 2012 4:39 PM

Bollywood actress Esha Gupta inaugurates the store that houses the exclusive bridal collection on the wake of upcoming wedding season.

GIA gifts advanced tools to Israel Diamond Exchange

  • Events - 29 November 2012 4:31 PM

GIA gifted DiamondSure, a progressive tools identifying and estimating the worth of diamonds, and a gemological microscope to Israel Diamond Exchange.

GIA to be the knowledge partner of KGJS 2012 Awards

  • Events - 29 November 2012 4:25 PM

Nirupa Bhat, MD-India and Middle East says GIA is enthralled to be associated with KGJS Awards.

International Gemological Institute successfully hosted the buyer-seller knowledge meet in Hyderabad

  • Events - 28 November 2012 3:40 PM

The two-day ‘IGI D-Show’ facilitated a better and faster inter-market interaction in the jewellery industry.

UBM’s Mumbai Jewellery and Gem Fair is slated to be a success

  • Events - 27 November 2012 7:06 PM

The UBM headquarters is bustling with excitement and preparation for the hallmark second edition of the Mumbai Jewellery & Gem Fair. With important partnerships, expansive promotional activity in addition to the newly added aspects, this fair is sure to b

UBM’s Mumbai Gem and Jewellery Fair is slated to be a success

  • Events - 27 November 2012 6:59 PM

The UBM headquarters is bustling with excitement and preparation for the hallmark second edition of the Mumbai Jewellery & Gem Fair. With important partnerships, expansive promotional activity in addition to the newly added aspects, this fair is sure to b

Shree Ramkrishna Exports felicitated ECGC - D&B Indian Exporters Excellence Awards 2012

  • Events - 27 November 2012 6:42 PM

Shree Ramkrishna Exports Pvt. Ltd. (SRK) was awarded the ‘ECGC - D&B Indian Exporters' Excellence Awards 2012’, as second runner up in the category of Most Socially Responsible Exporter.

Finalists announced for second JJS- IJ Jewellers' Choice Design Awards 2012

  • Events - 26 November 2012 4:55 PM

With the help of over 10,000 votes from the retailers across India, the finalists have been selected amongst the 345 entries across 25 product categories. The winners amongst the finalists will be announced at the award ceremony on 22nd December at Jaipur

Finalists announced for second edition of JJS- IJ Jewellers' Choice Design Awards 2012

  • Events - 26 November 2012 4:44 PM

Amongst the over 345 entries across 25 product categories for the second edition of JJS- IJ Jewellers' Choice Design Awards 2012, the well-deserving finalists have been selected, today. Amongst these finalists, the winners will be announced on 22nd Decemb

10th Jaipur Jewellery Show exhibitors meeting held in Jaipur

  • Events - 26 November 2012 4:23 PM

Prior to the unfurling of 10th edition of JJS, the organisers held a meeting for its exhibitors at Hotel Bella Casa in Jaipur. The exhibitors got an overview of the show that will take place from 22nd to 25th December in Jaipur.

Forevermark taps into Gujarat market

  • Events - 22 November 2012 5:52 PM

Forevermark ties up with various Ahmedabad jewellers and one of the Baroda jewellers to spread its reach in Gujarat market.

Rio Tinto's Bunder Diamond Project unveils its inaugural jewellery collection

  • Events - 22 November 2012 5:28 PM

Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan graced the occasion with Australian-born Indian actress Pallavi Sharda and Honourable Jay Weatheril at Liberty Cinema, Mumbai.

Lisa Locklear is the newest board member of GIA

  • Events - 19 November 2012 4:35 PM

Fred Levinger, Roland Naftule and Steve Relyea retire from Gemological Institue of America (GIA) as Lisa Locklear enters the board.

International Gems & Jewellery Thailand Fair 2013

  • Events - 19 November 2012 4:30 PM

The IGJ Thailand Fair 2013 is Thailand’s only mid-year industry event that will cater to mid-year international buyers and dealers.

Tanishq unveils its 150th store in India and second in Ranchi

  • Events - 17 November 2012 2:56 PM

Tanishq launched its second exclusive store in the ‘city of waterfalls,’ Ranchi on November 7th, 2012.

IGI introduces extends courses for synthetic developments

  • Events - 16 November 2012 3:31 PM

In the wake of rising popularity of synthetic diamonds, IGI has extended its courses to increase knowledge and awareness regarding the synthetic developments in the industry.

Joseph Diamond sets a world record at Christie’s Auction

  • Events - 16 November 2012 3:25 PM

The flawless Golconda stone fetched a sum of US $21.5 million setting a world auction record for a colourless diamond.

4th Antwerp Diamond Trade Fair to be held in January 2013

  • Events - 15 November 2012 7:35 PM

The fourth edition of Antwerp Diamond Fair is much awaited with the organisers receiving an endless lists of invitation requests from worldwide jewellery manufacturers and retail jewellers to be a part of this invitees-only fair.

Zimbabwe Diamond Conference raises many questions

  • Events - 15 November 2012 7:30 PM

President Robert Mugabe’s government sponsored the Zimbabwe Diamond Conference. But, Mines Minister Obert Mpofu was alleged of the wrong use of the funds from diamond mining in Zimbabwe.

Taj Mahal’s replica in Dubai is to be four-times bigger

  • Events - 12 November 2012 4:07 PM

The replica - Taj Arabia - will include one million sq ft of retail space occupied mostly by jewellery retailers.

Sneha Rateria presents her new jewellery collection

  • Events - 12 November 2012 4:01 PM

Sneha Rateria’s latest jewellery collection is inspired by the ‘pandals’ of Kolkota during the Durga Puja.

JewelTouch.Com launched their Diwali Collection

  • Events - 02 November 2012 4:32 PM

Named as Saugat Collection, JewelTouch.Com from Troika Jewels Pvt Ltd launched their new collection for the festive season. Made in 14 carat gold, this collection is striking.

JewelTouch.Com launched their Diwali Collection

  • Events - 02 November 2012 4:30 PM

Named as Saugat Collection, JewelTouch.Com from Troika Jewels Pvt Ltd launched their new collection for the festive season. Made in 14 carat gold, this collection is striking.

Zoya’s Banaras Collection Launched

  • Events - 29 October 2012 3:04 PM

Inspired by the historic city of Banaras, the new collection by Zoya evokes a heady romance and timeless appeal.

Zoya’s Banaras Collection launched

  • Events - 29 October 2012 2:37 PM

Inspired by the historic city of Banaras, the new collection by Zoya evokes a heady romance and timeless appeal.

Gold Souk launched in Jaipur

  • Events - 29 October 2012 2:32 PM

Juhi Chawla inaugurates the shopping complex that is dedicated to jewellery.

KGK Group launches a new store in Borivali

  • Events - 26 October 2012 3:33 PM

The vast store is done up in minimal style and exudes luxury while offering the best of the jewellery to its patrons in the suburban areas of Mumbai.

Alka Kumar holds an exhibition in Ghaziabad

  • Events - 26 October 2012 3:21 PM

Noida based young jewellery designer Alka Kumar organised a one day exhibition at Diamond Place, Ghaziabad on 23rd October., the new jewellery shopping point

  • Events - 25 October 2012 4:51 PM is the home to a varied range of jewellery products starting at INR 750. Over 300 new designs are added to the shopping portal ever week, making this a perfect gift shopping site, this festive season.

Bharat Diamond Bourse to house more 50-70 diamond offices on Dasherra

  • Events - 23 October 2012 5:18 PM

Arun Shah, Hon. Jt. Secretary, Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) estimates 60 to 70 per cent of Opera House diamond business to turn to BDB by April 2013.

Lagu Bandhu launches a new store in Borivali, Mumbai

  • Events - 22 October 2012 1:02 PM

The 76-year-old jeweller has increased its retail presence by inaugurating a new store in the Mumbai suburb, Borivali. Located near the railway station with ample parking space, the store is sure to attract a large number of patrons.

Rio Tinto announces the winning bidders for rare and exclusive diamonds

  • Events - 22 October 2012 12:41 PM

Rio Tinto's 2012 Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender, the most exclusive diamond sale in the world, recently announced the highest bidders for this years Tender collection of 56 single pink diamonds, including two red diamonds and an additional 19 lots of blue di

Gursimran Singh of Jagat Jewels launches bridal collection, ‘Jewelled Amor’

  • Events - 20 October 2012 1:28 PM

Jagat Jewel’s bridal collection, ‘Jewelled Amor’ is a right mix of ethnic sensibilities and modish finesse.

Gursimran Singh of Jagat Jewels launches bridal collection, ‘Jewelled Amor’

  • Events - 20 October 2012 1:24 PM

Jagat Jewel’s bridal collection, ‘Jewelled Amor’ is a right mix of ethnic sensibilities and modish finesse.

Government of India approves Italian jewellery brand, Damiani’s FDI proposal

  • Events - 20 October 2012 1:15 PM

The foreign investment proposal by Italian jewellery brand Damiani to set up a 51:49 joint venture with Mehta's Pvt Ltd has bagged the government's approval.

IDE and DDC to hold Israel Diamond Week at DDC

  • Events - 18 October 2012 2:07 PM

This dynamic diamond week in New York will help increase and improve the commercial and personal ties between the members of Israel Diamond Exchange (IDE) and the Diamond Dealers Club of New York (DDC).

IDMA’s New President is Maxim Shkadov from Russia

  • Events - 18 October 2012 1:57 PM

The 35th World Diamond Congress concluded in Mumbai on 17th October 2012, with the International Diamond Manufacturers Association (IDMA) electing a new board for the upcoming two-year term.

Entice Jewellery’s Wedding Orchid

  • Events - 17 October 2012 3:18 PM

Entice Jewellery that is showcasing the best of the best wedding collections is hosting the exciting wedding jewellery festival, ‘Wedding Orchid’.

PC Chandra Jewellers inaugurates its flagship store in Durgapur, West Bengal

  • Events - 17 October 2012 3:13 PM

PC Chandra proudly opens its 21st showroom in India and its 17th showroom in West Bengal. This flagship store will house the Wedding Collection, Goldlites Collection and D’Elite Collection, amongst others.

Sotheby auctions Spanish queen’s Cartier bracelet

  • Events - 16 October 2012 2:28 PM

The conch pearl Cartier bracelet that once adorned the wrist of Queen Eugenia of Spain will be on auction in Geneva on November 14, 2012.

The 35th World Diamond Congress

  • Events - 15 October 2012 1:02 PM

The 35th World Diamond Congress is being held in India for the very first time. The event will be spread across three days starting from 14th October 2012 to 17th October 2012. Chief Minister of Maharashta, Prithviraj Chauhan, inaugurated the Congress tod

The 35th World Diamond Congress

  • Events - 15 October 2012 12:53 PM

The 35th World Diamond Congress is being held in India for the very first time. The event will be spread across three days starting from 14th October 2012 to 17th October 2012. Chief Minister of Maharashta, Prithviraj Chauhan, inaugurated the Congress tod

Diamond Empowerment Fund Awards $75,000 to Botswana Top Achievers Programme

  • Events - 13 October 2012 12:35 PM

The Diamond Empowerment Fund has donated $75,000 to the Botswana Top Achiever Program, which allows select students to attend a university of their choice.

Victorious Dharmanandan Diamonds

  • Events - 13 October 2012 12:27 PM

Dharmanandan Diamonds bags a prestigious award from FIEO. The company has been awarded Niryat Shree Gold Trophy in the category of Gem & Jewellery MSME from Indian Government for highest growth in Indian Diamond Industry in the year of 2009-10.

DDI Fundraising Campaign

  • Events - 12 October 2012 4:58 PM

IDMA is among the first organisations to contribute to DDI fundraising campaign.

DDI Fundraising Campaign

  • Events - 12 October 2012 4:55 PM

IDMA is among the first organisations to contribute to DDI fundraising campaign.

Dynamic Plans of the Newly Elected Committee of GJEPC

  • Events - 12 October 2012 4:29 PM

Vipul P Shah, Chairman, GJEPC and Pankaj Parekh, Vice-Chairman, GJEPC announced the key focus initiatives that the council will concentrate upon during the office tenure.

Dynamic Plans of the Newly Elected Committee of GJEPC

  • Events - 12 October 2012 12:00 AM

Vipul P Shah, Chairman, GJEPC and Pankaj Parekh, Vice-Chairman, GJEPC announced the key focus initiatives that the council will concentrate upon during the office tenure.

GIA Jewellery Career Fair & Open House in Carlsbad draws hundreds of job seekers.

  • Events - 11 October 2012 4:00 PM

GIA Jewellery Fair & Open House in Carlsbad was an action-packed event with one-on-one career counseling, hiring opportunities and panel discussions.

PC Jewellers joins hands with Shabana Azmi’s NGO.

  • Events - 11 October 2012 3:11 PM

PC Jewellers partners with Mijwan Welfare Society to empower female children in Mijwan, Uttar Pradesh.

Vipul Shah elected as the new chairman of GJEPC

  • Events - 09 October 2012 5:38 PM

The administration committee held a meeting today in Delhi and chose Vipul Shah and Pankaj Parikh as the chairman and vice-chairman of GJEPC, respectively.

39th Annual Award Ceremony

  • Events - 09 October 2012 5:18 PM

The awards took place on October 8 at the Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi. Chief Minister of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit graced the occasion as the chief guest, while Union Minister of State, Commerce and Industry, Jyotiraditya Scindia attended the event as the gue

IIGJ conducts a workshop on Patents for Innovation in Jewellery Design & Manufacture Technology

  • Events - 09 October 2012 1:13 PM

IIGJ invited Deepak Mehra, an industry expert on copyrights and patents to guide the students and industry representatives to safeguard their valuable jewellery creations and innovative manufacturing techniques.

'When Jewellery Speaks' Released

  • Events - 09 October 2012 12:39 PM

An exquisite book on Kundan Minakaari jewellery called as ‘When Jewellery Speaks’ published by Diamond World was released on 7 October 2012. Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma released the book.

JNA Awards Inaugural Edition, A Huge Success

  • Events - 09 October 2012 12:25 PM

The inaugural Edition of JNA Awards was held during the Hong Kong Gem & Jewellery Fair. With a tremendous turnout and a big support from the global gem and jewellery industry, this event was rightly pronounced as a successful one.

Wellby’s Antique Jewellery Collection at Sotheby’s London

  • Events - 02 October 2012 5:20 PM

The exquisite private collection of antique jewellery owned by Michael Wellby will be on auction at Sotheby’s London on December 11th, 2012.

Emeralds Enamor

  • Events - 02 October 2012 4:54 PM

Entice Jewellery presents Emeralds Enamor, an alluring collection of diamonds and emerald.

39th Annual Award Ceremony

  • Events - 01 October 2012 12:00 AM

The awards took place on October 8 at the Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi. Chief Minister of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit graced the occasion as the chief guest, while Union Minister of State, Commerce and Industry, Jyotiraditya Scindia attended the event as the gue

Aaron Shum Jewelry, in collaboration with Palladium Alliance International and Swarovski GemsTM announced the launch of first-ever Palladium Collection.

  • Events - 27 September 2012 5:21 PM

This collection will prove to be a page-turner in the ‘everyday-luxury’ jewels segment, with the combination of purely white precious metal and striking gems from Swarovski GemsTM.

TBZ marks its foray in Vapi, Gujarat

  • Events - 27 September 2012 5:02 PM

TBZ announced a special attractive offer of 50% off on making charges of diamond jewellery and also the lowest 22-carat gold rate on the inaugural occasion.

New Rough Diamond Collection Centre in Antwerp

  • Events - 26 September 2012 3:05 PM

The new collection centre will be opened by Lemon TechnoMist and Bonas and will be replete with exclusive technologies.

IIJ commences batch for IIJ Professional Program

  • Events - 26 September 2012 2:50 PM

IIJ starts its next batch for IIJ Professional Program that has been divided into three levels.

Sothebys New York Important Jewels Auction Gains $16 mn

  • Events - 25 September 2012 12:50 PM

A good buying was seen at the auction where jewels were sold well over their pre-sale value estimate.

Attention Retailers: Redefine the concept of DESIGN, Vote for your Favourite Designs for ‘IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards’

  • Events - 24 September 2012 9:59 AM

350 jewellery designs in 27 sub categories are all set to compete

Amrapali Jewels to showcase their jewellery at Paris Fashion Week

  • Events - 22 September 2012 3:04 PM

Manish Arora in collaboration with Amrapali Jewels is set to rule the Paris Fashion Week. His collection is inspired by Indian jewellery.

GIA hosts a seminar on ‘Navratnas’

  • Events - 21 September 2012 6:03 PM

Indira Bhojwani, Director, Pure Skies Jewels headed this well-attended and interactive session.

Gemological Science International certified by Responsible Jewellery Council

  • Events - 21 September 2012 5:43 PM

Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) certifies GSI for being ethical and honourable.

The Forevermark Promise Exhibtion

  • Events - 21 September 2012 5:19 PM

Toronto based jewellery designer Reena Ahluwalia unveiled her design, the exquisite 85 CT ‘Eternal Necklace’ at The Forevermark Promise Exhibition.

Vote in the JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards and Avail Exciting Offers for Free!!

  • Events - 20 September 2012 12:02 PM

Voting lines open from September 24th, 2012

Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2013

  • Events - 17 September 2012 3:03 PM

Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair 2013, organized by UBM Asia will be held at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore from 12-15 October 2013.

Forevermark forays into Kanpur market, in association with Kays Jewels

  • Events - 14 September 2012 3:52 PM

Juhi Chawla unveils the collection at Kays Jewels

IGI’s School of Gemology Hosts Its Graduation Ceremony in Chennai

  • Events - 14 September 2012 3:24 PM

The event was held at its new premises in Prashanth Towers,

Indian Institute of Gem and Jewellery holds a training programme for Central Bank staff.

  • Events - 14 September 2012 3:16 PM

Numerous Gold Jewellery Appraisal Techniques taught at the training programme.

IIJS 2012 kick starts in Mumbai

  • Events - 23 August 2012 9:36 PM

The 29th edition of the world’s second largest jewellery show will conclude on August 27, 2012

Amrapali in association with Gemfields dazzles the ramp at IIJW 2012

  • Events - 21 August 2012 3:29 PM

Bollywood stars Abhay Deol and Nargis Fakhri walk the stage as showstoppers for Amrapali

GSI starts cleaning campaign in Mumbai

  • Events - 10 August 2012 4:44 PM

The laboratory has taken up the initiative to clean up a major jewellery street in Mumbai and plans to start similar streecampaigns in other cities.

Raveena Tandon Thadani and Anil Thadani Unveil the ORO Platinum Bangle Collection

  • Events - 10 August 2012 4:31 PM

The event took place at the leading manufacturers of gold and diamond jewellery in Vadodara, CH Jewellers.

Shrimati Pratibha Patel presents Samaj Ratna award to Shri Uttamchandji Birawat

  • Events - 03 August 2012 4:08 PM

The Chairman of CHAIN-N-CHAINS was felicitated in a ceremony held at the Rashtrapati Bhawan in Delhi.

Entice launches a new jewellery collection to celebrate 1000 glorious days in India

  • Events - 28 July 2012 2:36 PM

The jewellery designs are inspired by traditional heritage and designed in contemporary styles

Forevermark rekindles its longstanding relationship with Haute Couture

  • Events - 28 July 2012 2:07 PM

Showcases an exclusive jewellery selection from Rose for Tarun Tahiliani Couture Exposition

Amitabh Bachchan is Kalyan Jewellers brand ambassador

  • Events - 26 July 2012 2:39 PM

The announcement is in tandem with Kalyan’s focus on becoming the preferred brand for jewellery in India.

GIA sponsors IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2012 edition

  • Events - 24 July 2012 4:57 PM

The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has confirmed that it will once again sponsor the IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards.

Actress Simran Kaur is the new brand ambassador of JJS

  • Events - 24 July 2012 4:52 PM

The 10TH JJS will be held from December 22 to December 25 at the Raj Mahal Palace, Jaipur

Priyanka Chopra inaugurates Gitanjali Group’s first Multi-Brandflagship showroom

  • Events - 12 July 2012 4:25 PM

The former Miss World also unveiled the new line of jewellery by Asmi

Tanishq unveils the ‘Ganga’ collection

  • Events - 27 June 2012 4:16 PM

Targeted towards the progressive Indian woman, the Ganga collection is the perfect complement to eternal beauty and epitomizes style and elegance.

Entice celebrates Mother’s Day in style

  • Events - 15 May 2012 1:07 PM

An evening dedicated to life’s timeless celebs – Mothers

Top Names in Gems & Jewellery to Speak with Aspiring Professionals

  • Events - 15 May 2012 12:23 PM

The event will take place on July 30 at GIA New York Jewellery Career Fair

GIA Jewellery Career Fair in Mumbai Draws New Talent

  • Events - 15 May 2012 12:15 PM

Close to 600 attendees, 55 recruiters at event

JJS-IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2012: Indian Jeweller announces 2nd edition of Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards

  • Events - 21 April 2012 1:31 PM

Jaipur Jewellery Show (JJS) is the presenting partner for the second edition

Lata Rajnikanth blesses daughter Aishwarya with a precious Platinum Akshaya Patram for everlasting prosperity

  • Events - 20 April 2012 6:05 PM

NAC Jewellers has a special range of jewellery and coins in precious platinum for Akshaya Tritiya

Senco Gold Jewellers offers a special range of platinum jewellery and coins for Akshaya Tritiya

  • Events - 20 April 2012 5:54 PM

Bengali filmstarJeet and wife Mohanna bring homeprosperity with eternal white Platinum Mahalaxmi Yantra for Akshaya Tritiya

Gemfields’ rough emerald auction in Singapore churns revenues worth USD 26.2 million

  • Events - 30 March 2012 5:31 PM

The auction was for predominantly medium to higher quality rough emeralds

Government to consider tweaking gold tax but import duty to stay

  • Events - 28 March 2012 5:12 PM

Indefinite strike continues across various cities of India entering day 12

Indefinite strike continues in cities like Kanpur, Jaipur, New Delhi and Ahemdabad

  • Events - 23 March 2012 5:34 PM

5 Day Nationwide Strike against Budgetary Measures called off by GJF

Indian jewellery designers create a buzz in Hollywood

  • Events - 01 March 2012 6:06 PM

The winning pieces of Rio Tinto’s Diamond jewellery competition were showcased at the Annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles

8th Edition of GJIIE kicks off on an optimistic note

  • Events - 24 February 2012 10:00 AM

K. Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu inaugurated the show

V. Saravanan of Bangalore selected as Winner of Rio Tinto Diamonds Global Design Competition

  • Events - 20 February 2012 2:29 PM

The winning designs will be showcased at the Annual Academy Awards

Four Indian diamantaires felicitated for achieving national honours

  • Events - 17 February 2012 12:52 PM

All four are appointed as the Counsel Generals

GJEPC participates at India Show in Lahore

  • Events - 17 February 2012 12:20 PM

The focus is to enhance bilateral trade

HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show begins on a positive note

  • Events - 17 February 2012 12:12 PM

The 29th edition of the show marks a Record Turnout for Asia’s Largest Spring Jewellery Fair

10th International Kimberlite Conference in Bangalore

  • Events - 15 February 2012 6:00 PM

The event also witnessed the release of the book titled “Diamonds and their Source rocks in India”

Jewel Goldi India (JGI)commences world class factory in Surat

  • Events - 13 February 2012 6:08 PM

The factory termed “Mr. Perfect Factory” has been created benchmarking international standards and highest working norms.

Jewel Goldi India commences world class factory in Surat

  • Events - 13 February 2012 6:04 PM

The factory termed “Mr. Perfect Factory has been created benchmarking international standards and highest working norms.

Tanishq inspires million thoughts through ‘My Expression’ competition

  • Events - 13 February 2012 3:32 PM

Top 10 finalists will win INR 1, 00,000 each and get to collaborate with designers at Tanishq to design latest collection.

SGL launches 7th branch in India at Pune

  • Events - 07 February 2012 6:47 PM

Headquartered in London, SGL has already opened six branches in India in Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hydderabad, Thrissur & Coimbatore.

Gujarat’s jewellers form Gujarat Jewellery Association

  • Events - 06 February 2012 7:03 PM

The Association will represent the G&J trade in the state

57,500 carat ‘emerald’ fails to sell at auction

  • Events - 06 February 2012 6:54 PM

Controversies prevail over the stone’s authenticity

SWAROVSKI GEMS™ creates record spiral shell

  • Events - 06 February 2012 6:48 PM

The shell is made with 28,000 pieces of SWAROVSKI ZIRCONIA


  • Events - 25 January 2012 3:15 PM

Designer Collections debut featuring Forevermark Diamonds to celebrate the start of the Awards Season

GIA to Host Career Fair in Bangalore

  • Events - 03 January 2012 12:53 PM

The fair will be held in collaboration with the Jewellers’ Association on January 22

GJEPC embarks on a new beginning, Signs MOU with Ministry of Tourism

  • Events - 21 December 2011 5:58 PM

Birdhichand Ghanshyamdas Jewellers, Jewels emporium, Farah Khan, Varuna D.Jani, Dipti Amisha and associate partner Ganjam showcased their collection in an exclusive fashion show at the event.

Elizabeth Taylor’s jewels auction breaks record

  • Events - 19 December 2011 4:20 PM

All 80 lots go down the hammer at record prices

GJEPC hosts high profile evening with jewellery retailers and Diplomats

  • Events - 19 December 2011 4:13 PM

Also signs MoU with Incredible India Campaign of Ministry of Tourism

Winners for IJ Jewellers’ Choice Design Awards 2011 Announced!

  • Events - 12 December 2011 7:55 PM

The MJGF-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2011 concludes with the winning creations being unveiled in a glittering Grand Finale Award Night

Gemfileds’ Jaipur auction sets record

  • Events - 01 December 2011 2:08 PM

Sales worth USD 11.0 million set record for an auction of rough emeralds in the bracket of lower quality