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

  • - 24 January 2006 12:00 AM

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

FICCI promoted ATA Carnet at Mumbai workshop

  • Events - 08 March 2011 7:42 PM

G&J company representatives from SEEPZ attend in good numbers

Mint Luxury Conference 2011 Highlights Growing Indian Luxury Market

  • Events - 31 March 2011 11:45 AM

The Mint Luxury Conference 2011 themed, "Luxury:Triggers for Growth" set the agenda for growth of luxury business in India

Scintillating Fashion Show unveils WHP Jewellers Navinya Jewellery Collection

  • Events - 31 March 2011 12:38 PM

WHP Jewellers new collection Navinya combines the contemporary and the traditional...

Tanishq's Zoya Inheritance Collection launched in an innovative format

  • Events - 01 April 2011 2:03 PM

Besides a wine and cheese event that saw celebrity clients get a dekko at the fabulous collection, a buzz was also created around the launch in a unique manner.

Bachhraj Bamalwa appointed Chairman of The All India Gems and Jewellery Trade Federation

  • Events - 02 April 2011 5:15 PM

Bachhraj Bamalwa, one of the founding members of this apex body and a well-respected personality in the gems and jewellery industry takes over the reins of the GJF...

Orra launches first store in Nagpur

  • Events - 04 April 2011 12:23 PM

This is Orra's 31st store across 21 cities in India...

Forevermark Extends India Presence to Mumbai and Delhi

  • Events - 05 April 2011 2:22 PM

De Beers’ brand partners with eight retailers in Mumbai and six in Delhi

Anmol Jewellers celebrate their 25th anniversary

  • Events - 05 April 2011 3:59 PM

A grand celebration at the Grand Hyatt marked the 25th anniversary of Anmol Jewellers.

Gemfields says 'Uniquely You' to the Indian Woman

  • Events - 05 April 2011 4:14 PM

World's foremost coloured gemstone producers selects the fastest-growing jewellery market to launch global marketing campaign for emeralds

Jewellery now part of mainstream fashion?

  • Events - 06 April 2011 4:48 PM

Statement making haute joaillerie has entered the mainstream fashion industry in a big way - and the recently concluded Lakme Fashion Week (Summer/Resort) 2011 is ample proof of this.

Joy Alukkas donation camp gets overwhelming response...

  • Events - 07 April 2011 6:02 PM

This is the 16th blood donation drive organized by Joyalukkas Group in the UAE, and was attended by employees from around the Emirates.

Hazoorilal celebrates its partnership with Forevermark

  • Events - 09 April 2011 6:43 PM

Premier jewellery house Hazoorilal celebrated the launch of the Forevermark brand in their flagship store in New Delhi

The 16th Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch Show to be held in June

  • Events - 12 April 2011 11:47 AM

The Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch Show has become the largest trade show focusing on the antique jewelry and watch business and opens one day before the JCK show.

Rio Tinto partners with DIHR on Human Rights

  • Events - 12 April 2011 12:23 PM

Rio Tinto and the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR) have signed a three-year agreement to collaborate on developing and promoting human rights tools for international businesses and on further enhancing Rio Tinto's global human rights policies.

Lakhi Group's new office at Bharat Diamond Bourse inaugurated

  • Events - 13 April 2011 10:49 AM

Varda Shine, as Chief Guest together with colleagues from De Beers Group and the Diamond Trading Company (DTC), inaugurated the Lakhi Group’s new 6,000 sq.ft. state-of-the-art office in India’s new Bharat Diamond Bourse at the Bandra Kurla Complex.

Shree Ramkrishna Export sets up a mega state-of-the-art diamond manufacturing facility

  • Events - 13 April 2011 4:14 PM

The new factory is the result of 3 years of effort, and sets a new benchmark for standards in diamond cutting & polishing.

Good demand prompts the next 10 years to be dubbed Diamond Decade

  • Events - 14 April 2011 9:09 AM

Varda Shine’s Meet and Greet session with Mumbai media also outlines De Beers plans for 2011

Haute horlogerie brand Vacheron Constantin launches new collection

  • Events - 13 April 2011 4:46 PM

A collection of exceptional unique pieces dedicated to the Opera Garnier pays vibrant tribute to art and culture

Amore Crosslink Inc Pvt Ltd to launch Modern Retail Program in 6 cities

  • Events - 14 April 2011 3:16 PM

The program aims to cater to the shortage of skilled manpower & training the human force in various sectors that the gems and jewellery industry is facing.

IDI’s Design Institute City Centre in Surat inaugurated

  • Events - 14 April 2011 12:02 PM

The Institute is expected to train 800 students to fill the increasing requirement for skilled artisans

Jewelers For Japan Charity Targets Scrap Gold and Silver

  • Events - 14 April 2011 11:27 AM

Unlike most fundraising groups, Jewelers for Japan is asking jewelers and consumers around the country to donate scrap gold and silver jewelry, in lieu of cash.

Dharmanandan Diamonds supports upcoming artists for a noble cause

  • Events - 16 April 2011 12:35 PM

A Mega Art event organised in association with the Gujarat Kala Pratisthan saw participation from more than 200 artists from Maharashtra and Gujarat

Agni CZ Jewels launches Agni Sumangal-2 collection

  • Events - 16 April 2011 1:03 PM

The range is directed with the new urban Indian woman who epitomizes a modern outlook combined with traditional values.

Joyalukkas now open at Karol Bagh, New Delhi

  • Events - 18 April 2011 9:42 AM

Joyalukkas brand ambassador R.Madhavan inaugurated the new showroom at Karol Bagh, New Delhi on 17th April 2011.

D’damas unveils its first exclusive store in Hubli

  • Events - 18 April 2011 10:15 AM

The store was inaugurated by well-known Kannada actress Daisy Bopanna.

Shahrukh Khan signed on as brand ambassador for Gitanjali

  • Events - 18 April 2011 11:44 AM

CMD Mehul Choksi gifts good luck charm to the superstar

Tanishq’s new ad campaign now on air...

  • Events - 18 April 2011 12:21 PM

In an innovative multimedia ad campaign, the first couple of Bollywood – Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan promote Tanishq and advocate awareness about diamond purity and characteristics.

Great Indian Wedding inspires Rio Tinto's new diamond marketing initiative

  • Events - 20 April 2011 11:05 AM

The initiative, officially titled “Nazraana”, which takes its reference from the royal gift giving rituals of past eras, was launched to more than 80 retailers gathered in Goa to view the new product range and place orders for the forthcoming wedding

Actor Tushar Kapoor and Preeti Desai unveil the new range of Chronotech Watches

  • Events - 21 April 2011 11:16 AM

Chronotech watches tie-up with Balaji’s forthcoming film “Shor In The City”

Lara Dutta & Vinay Pathak unveil ASMI’s new jewellery collection at Atria Mall

  • Events - 21 April 2011 11:58 AM

ASMI’s range for the modern Indian woman gives her a chance to express her confidence and celebrate her independence.

Manubhai Jewellers showcase exclusive wedding jewellery collections at Shehnaai 2011

  • Events - 21 April 2011 2:52 PM

The jewellery showcased at the exhibition was part of UTSAVI 2011, the bridal collection which was designed by Manubhai Jewellers with the purpose of adorning a bride in all her glory on her wedding day.

The New York Antique Jewelry & Watch Show Celebrates its 5th Anniversary with New Exhibitors

  • Events - 22 April 2011 11:39 AM

More than 100 international dealers will return to the Metropolitan Pavilion for one of the most popular antique jewelry and watch shows in the US

Farah Ali Khan's new store wows capital...

  • Events - 25 April 2011 4:03 PM

Navin and Deepak Mehra of AKM Mehrasons hosted the launch along with celebrity jewellery designer Farah Khan

Genelia D'Souza unveils new range of platinum jewellery at Joyalukkas in Bangalore.

  • Events - 27 April 2011 3:17 PM

The dainty new platinum collection has been specifically crafted keeping the contemporary Indian woman in mind, who prefers delicate yet precious jewellery for every-day-wear.

Best Practices Expert, Diamond Detective to speak at GIA Symposium

  • Events - 28 April 2011 11:42 AM

Two new speakers have been added to the GIA (Gemological Institute of America) Symposium 2011 business track agenda for May 29-30 at the world headquarters in Carlsbad.

Gujarat jewellery retailers showcase cricketing skills…

  • Events - 30 April 2011 4:04 PM

The ORO Cricket Challenge provided a welcome break from work to cricket loving jewellery retailers in Gujarat.

Mumbai’s largest jewellery destination launched by Tanishq

  • Events - 02 May 2011 4:21 PM

Tanishq salutes the larger than life spirit of Mumbai with a one-stop-shop jewellery boutique

Vasant Mehta appointed as ECGC Director

  • Events - 02 May 2011 4:46 PM

Vasant Mehta has been appointed as part time director on the board of Export Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECGC) of India by the Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India.

Tara Jewellers launches Facebook contest for new Akshay Tritiya collection

  • Events - 03 May 2011 11:30 AM

To mark the favourable day of Akshaya Tritiya, a special collection with a mix of heavy and light weight gold jewellery has been created and a Facebook contest launched.

Kisna Diamond Jewellery felicitates retailers and distributors

  • Events - 04 May 2011 11:42 AM

The 5th Kisna conference saw a record attendance of retailers who enjoyed the program which was a perfect combination of prizes and entertainment.

Agni CZ Jewels holds starry event at Oberoi Mall

  • Events - 04 May 2011 12:10 PM

The event saw stars from the film Dum Maaro Dum speaking about Brand Agni

Responsible Jewellery Council announces Signet Jewellers as new certified member

  • Events - 04 May 2011 12:39 PM

Signet Jewelers’ certification encompasses all of its US and UK operations, which total over 1,800 retail locations

Amore Crosslink Inc organises seminar for jewellery sector

  • Events - 04 May 2011 4:56 PM

Titled Modern Retailing 2011 & Beyond – Opportunities and Challenges, the seminar held in New Delhi gave peole from the industry interesting insights about conducting business.

Pandora, Ivanka Trump and Roberto Coin share top honours with Cartier, Graff and Patek Phillipe in 2011 top jewellery and watches brands list

  • Events - 05 May 2011 12:32 PM

United Brands LLC, Beverly Hills, released its 2011 top 10 lists of the highest ranking jewelry, watch and diamond brands in the world.

Harry Winston shines at MET Costume Institute Gala

  • Events - 05 May 2011 4:20 PM

A-list celebrities walked the red carpet wearing bright baubles by the renowned jeweller…

GJEPC and NSDC take onus of selecting talent for World Skills Competition

  • Events - 06 May 2011 9:12 AM

WSC is the largest vocational skills competition globally. It takes place in a different country every two years and brings together over 1,000 young people, up to 22 years of age, from across the world to compete in a variety of skills ranging from weldi

ICA to launch First International Gem Cutting & Jewellery Design Competition

  • Events - 09 May 2011 1:37 PM

There is tremendous growth for colour in rising consumer markets like China and the timing is believed to be ripe to promote a global competition that would encourage greater use of gemstones.

Hyderabad International Gems and Jewellery Expo promises wide variety and broad range of jewellery

  • Events - 09 May 2011 11:29 AM

Participants in past have been successful in formalising tie-ups, partnerships and joint ventures since it offers an opportunity for face to face interaction with the key clients and buyers and understand their requirements.

Jan Iverson Appointed Editor-in-Chief of GIA’s Gems & Gemology

  • Events - 18 May 2011 1:08 PM

Brendan Laurs named Editor and Technical Specialist

Rio Tinto puts the spotlight on sustainable jewellery

  • Events - 18 May 2011 1:40 PM

Rio Tinto will, for the first time, host a booth at the prestigious trade fair as well as participate in a number of educational programs.

De Beers names Philippe Mellier as new CEO

  • Events - 18 May 2011 2:34 PM

Mr. Mellier, currently the President of Alstom Transport and Executive Vice President of Alstom s.a., was selected after a wide-ranging search.

Spirit of Mahatma Gandhi inspires Gemfields emerald chandelier earrings

  • Events - 18 May 2011 2:48 PM

The earrings have been created in association with British jeweller Anna De Costa

D'Damas launches new Saumya collection

  • Events - 19 May 2011 11:43 AM

The Saumya collection of gold and diamond pendants encompasses deities and religious motifs from all religions

International Gemological Institute hosts Graduation Ceremony

  • Events - 19 May 2011 12:23 PM

Certificates issued from the IGI headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium were distributed to over 40 students who have successfully trained at the Institute.

GIA Symposium Debate Center Focuses on Sustainability, Fair Trade Issues

  • Events - 20 May 2011 10:23 AM

The debate center will provide a platform to discuss the most pertinent issues affecting the industry today.

Varuna D Jani inaugurates Glimpz 2011 Jewellery Exhibition

  • Events - 23 May 2011 1:10 PM

The Glimpz 2011 exhibition showcased jewellery created by the students of the 5th Batch of 3-Year Diploma (2008-2011) of the Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery, Mumbai.

GIA Symposium to showcase nearly 1000 gems, jewellery and sculptures...

  • Events - 25 May 2011 2:33 PM

The Steinmetz “Sunrise,” a cushion cut 100.67-carat fancy intense yellow diamond is amongst the fabulous pieces on display.

World of Titan announces "Get Gifted" offer

  • Events - 25 May 2011 3:13 PM

The offer includes almost 3000 assured gifts for customers.

RJC certifies luxury brand Chanel

  • Events - 26 May 2011 11:08 AM

Chanel, a Member of the Council, has become certified against the ethical, human rights, social and environmental standards established by the RJC’s Member Certification System.

GJEPC declares candidates for the World Skills Competition

  • Events - 27 May 2011 12:06 PM

The candidates were selected through a nation wide competition - the winner is Prasenjit Dari and the runner up is Ruchika Navale.

Royal Asscher’s original Cullinan tools to be displayed at JCK Las Vegas

  • Events - 27 May 2011 12:20 PM

Special vintage inspired engagement ring also to be released ot honour the legacy

Istanbul Jewellery Show to hit the road for the 33rd time

  • Events - 27 May 2011 12:44 PM

Approximately 600 exhibitors and more than 18000 visitors are expected this year.

Sonakshi Sinha is the new face of D'Damas

  • Events - 30 May 2011 2:48 PM

The Bollywood actress's appointment also takes forth the brand's current positioning of ‘Celebrate Always’

Pearl Conference to feature industry stalwarts

  • Events - 02 June 2011 12:41 PM

The online conference is designed for industry professionals who want to discuss the state of the pearl industry and network with fellow trade members from around the world right from their desks.

GIA Symposium attracts more than 700 visitors

  • Events - 03 June 2011 3:30 PM

GIA (Gemological Institute of America) marked its 80th anniversary with its Fifth International Gemological Symposium at the Carlsbad world headquarters on May 29-30.

Glitzy fashion show hosted by Mahabir Jewellers

  • Events - 06 June 2011 10:40 AM

Also launches new bridal collection...

Gujarat International Jewellery Show 2011 promises to get bigger and better

  • Events - 06 June 2011 11:10 AM

More than 185 stalls to be set up…

Pune gets its largest jewellery destination...

  • Events - 08 June 2011 10:35 AM

Tanishq launches 12000 Sqft. store in Bund Garden, Pune

Style icon Sonam Kapoor is the face of IIJW 2011

  • Events - 08 June 2011 10:58 AM

IIJW 2011 is scheduled from 31st July to August 4, 2011, at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai.

New store launched by Tara Jewellers in Indore

  • Events - 08 June 2011 11:29 AM

Celebrated fashion models Deepti Gujral and Candice Pinto showcase Tara jewellery at the launch

Diya Diamonds organises Plant a Tree initiative

  • Events - 09 June 2011 11:40 AM

Brand Ambassador Celina Jaitley was present at the event to pledge her support for this noble cause.

Jaipur Jewellery Show to promote Kundan Meena Jewellery

  • Events - 10 June 2011 10:49 AM

The 9th edition of the show will be held from 23rd to 26th December 2011

Las Vegas Antique Jewelry & Watch Show reports good attendance

  • Events - 15 June 2011 10:53 AM

Extensive breadth of merchandise found at the show makes it popular with serious trade jewellery buyers and sellers.

IGI Launches 9th Diamond Certification Laboratory in Ahmedabad

  • Events - 15 June 2011 12:53 PM

Institute plans to expand its operations in Gujarat

RJC certifies Aurum Holdings

  • Events - 16 June 2011 11:36 AM

The UK prestige watch retailer and luxury jeweller is the sixth jewellery retailer to be certified.

Titan introduces new watch for Father's Day

  • Events - 16 June 2011 12:02 PM

The new Accord watch is part of Titan's range of automatic watches...

Shantibhai Patel felicitated at GJF governing body meeting

  • Events - 16 June 2011 12:31 PM

Shantibhai is the President of the GJTCI and the Jewellers Association of Ahmedabad

IIGJ Jaipur celebrates Annual Awards Function...

  • Events - 17 June 2011 10:49 AM

Certificates & awards were distributed to the winners of the Jewels of Rajasthan competition and the graduating students of the institute.

Au Finja CEO dedicates new collection to father...

  • Events - 20 June 2011 11:51 AM

Late Mr. Raghunath Sobhraj Pahuja, pioneer of machine-cut bangle manufacturing, used rhodium-plating for bangles almost 3 decades ago.

Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri enters Men’s Jewellery segment

  • Events - 21 June 2011 10:27 AM

The Gentlemen's Collection offers men's jewellery in gold and diamond

Venus Jewel becomes first Indian company to be certified by RJC...

  • Events - 22 June 2011 4:54 PM

The diamond manufacturer has achieved the certification, meeting the ethical, human rights, social and environmental standards established by the RJC Member Certification System.

First Indo-Russian jewellery summit concludes successfully...

  • Events - 29 June 2011 3:15 PM

The aim of the event was to increase mutual cooperation between the two countries' diamond and jewellery industries in both countries.

Gitanjali Group’s new corporate identity unveiled

  • Events - 06 July 2011 11:00 AM

The new corporate identity and logo of the Gitanjali Group was unveiled by Bollywood superstar Katrina Kaif

Ranka Jewellers launches new range of platinum jewellery

  • Events - 06 July 2011 11:38 AM

The new collection was launched by Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon

Titan launches collection of futuristic self energizing, light powered watches

  • Events - 07 July 2011 10:22 AM

The HTSE (High Tech Self Energized) watches can be charged even by candle light!

Sixth edition of Ganjam Jaipur Polo Trophy concludes successfully

  • Events - 07 July 2011 12:00 PM

The event was a warm tribute to Her Highness the late Rajmata Gayatri Devi

Indian jewellery to get a dedicated television show…

  • Events - 08 July 2011 9:46 AM

Lifestyle TV channel TLC to launch the new series on July 11th

IIGJ announces Jewels of Rajasthan 2011 competition

  • Events - 08 July 2011 11:07 AM

The theme of the competition is 'Vibrant Colours'

Fresh batch of students graduate from IGI School of Gemology

  • Events - 13 July 2011 4:37 PM

Certificates issued by IGI headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium were distributed to over 45 students who successfully trained at the Institute.

Gaja Jewellery opens second retail store in Punjab

  • Events - 14 July 2011 4:20 PM

The new outlet in Chandigarh is spread across 1200 square feet

Surya Gold's Floral Fantasy captures beautiful forest mornings

  • Events - 25 July 2011 2:44 PM

The collection has been specially created for Swarovski Gem Visions 2011-2012

GJF announces “Preferred Manufacturer of India 2011-13” program

  • Events - 27 July 2011 10:49 AM

Will assist manufacturers in improving market share

Forevermark showcases exclusive jewellery at Bridal Couture Exposition

  • Events - 28 July 2011 11:54 AM

The showcase was in association with designer Tarun Tahiliani

'Indian Jeweller' announces Jewellers' Choice Design Awards 2011

  • Events - 29 July 2011 4:19 PM

The Awards are presented by The Mumbai Jewellery & Gem Fair(MJGF) and powered by GIA India.

Indian jewellery luxe in focus at IIJW 2011...

  • Events - 01 August 2011 5:33 PM

Day 1 of the show had the best of stylish, trendy haute jewellery on display

Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri expands presence in Gujarat...

  • Events - 02 August 2011 10:27 AM

Opens 3000 sq.ft large format showroom at Rajkot

Display of dazzling jewellery continues at IIJW 2011

  • Events - 02 August 2011 11:53 AM

Day 2 has some more stunning pieces on show…

Varda Shine receives WJA Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Events - 03 August 2011 10:57 AM

The award was given in recognition of the remarkable leadership role Varda plays amongst women in all areas of the jewellery and watch businesses

Glitter and glamour rule at IIJW 2011 Day 3

  • Events - 03 August 2011 3:30 PM

Audiences get taste of the traditional and the modern and the eclectic...

Ramp afire with stunning jewellery at Day 4 of IIJW 2011

  • Events - 04 August 2011 12:03 PM

Opulent jewels pay tribute to eras gone by...

Delightful surprise marks the end of IIJW 2011

  • Events - 05 August 2011 2:54 PM

The "Best of the Best" grand finale featured magnificent jewellery by all 28 participants of the previous days...

IIJS 2011 begins with record number of pre-registrations

  • Events - 05 August 2011 3:08 PM

28th edition of the India International Jewellery Show (IIJS) shows unprecedented brisk business on day 1 itself...

C. Krishniah Chetty and Sons launches 'The CKC-Gold Standard 1869'

  • Events - 09 August 2011 3:03 PM

This is the first rate protection plan in the country

Kiran Exports BVBA Certified By the Responsible Jewellery Council

  • Events - 09 August 2011 4:21 PM

The Antwerp based company has become certified against the ethical, human rights, social and environmental standards established by the RJC Member Certification System

IIJS 2011: Price Concerns Cast Shadow Over Successful Show

  • Events - 10 August 2011 3:14 PM

Significant business transactions across most segments are reason to cheer...

IIJS 2011:Jewellers Identification Card (JID)launched by GJF

  • Events - 10 August 2011 3:33 PM

During the first phase they will be issued only to GJF Life Members who apply and meet the minimum criteria.

IIJS 2011: Tamira Jewels launches magical bangles - a global first in modular jewellery

  • Events - 11 August 2011 10:33 AM

Patented in 197 countries,the concept is the brainchild of renowned jewellery designer Varuna Jani.

Warm response to Gujarat International Jewellery Show

  • Events - 11 August 2011 10:54 AM

The show saw more than 12,000 visitors...

Rio Tinto Diamonds Launches Global Design Competition

  • Events - 12 August 2011 12:24 PM

Winning designs to be showcased at the 2012 Oscars

Joyalukkas Chennai showroom in Limca Book of Records!

  • Events - 12 August 2011 12:47 PM

Recognised as the largest jewellery showroom in India...

IIJS 2011: Solitaire Design Awards 2011

  • Events - 16 August 2011 1:10 PM

Here's a showcase of the winning designs...

VN Jewellers launches wedding collection

  • Events - 19 August 2011 4:35 PM

Precious gemstones and metals come together for a truly wonderful bridal experience...

Au Finja launches new Annora collection...

  • Events - 19 August 2011 5:10 PM

The collection was launched at the recently concluded IIJS 2011

Ratan Tata unveils the Goldplus Jewellery Car

  • Events - 27 September 2011 3:36 PM

The one-of-its kind car pays tribute to 5,000 glorious years of Jewellery making in India

Couture India to launch in December 2011

  • Events - 27 September 2011 4:16 PM

The high-end designer brands will be exhibited at UBM’s Mumbai Jewellery and Gem Fair

Gitanjali Group Announces Shahrukh Khan as Brand Ambassador

  • Events - 28 September 2011 6:16 PM

Bollywood icon to also endorse Gitanjali Jewels

Gitanjali launches JewelSouk: An Exclusive Multi-brand, Multi-category store Chain

  • Events - 30 September 2011 12:41 PM

Sonakshi Sinha inaugurates first Outlet at International Terminal at CSIA

Vidya Balan to endorse Ranka Jewellers

  • Events - 30 September 2011 12:48 PM

Backed by a legacy of 132 years, Ranka Jewellers continues to charm the people of Pune

Sonam Kapoor unveils the new Logo for GJEPC

  • Events - 04 October 2011 6:02 PM

GJEPC heralds Brand India’s emergence

38th Annual Awards: Celebrating Excellence and Escalation in the field of Gems and Jewellery

  • Events - 12 October 2011 2:43 PM

Narendra Modi motivates the industry to think beyond manufacturing towards owning the source of rough

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

  • Events - 13 October 2011 6:10 PM

Voting lines open from October 16, 2011

‘Emeralds for Elephants’ Collection Concludes With a Star Studded Auction Event

  • Events - 17 October 2011 5:58 PM

The Auction raised a record breaking amount for World Land Trust and Wildlife Trust of India

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

  • Events - 17 October 2011 6:16 PM

300 Jewellery Designs in 33 Sub categories are all set to compete

Saffronart’s Autumn Online Auction of Fine Jewels & Watches Sees Strong Bidding across the world

  • Events - 31 October 2011 4:21 PM

Natural Pearls, Coloured Gemstones and Diamonds & Limited Edition Watches saw maximum demand

International Colored Gemstone Mines to Market Conference witnesses an impressive turnout on Day 1

  • Events - 03 November 2011 12:24 AM

Saurabh Chandra, Additional Secretary and Financial Advisor, MOC&I and Ian Harebottle, CEO, Gemfields inaugurate the first ever Mines to Market on Colored Gemstone

International Colored Gemstone Mines to Market Conference witnesses an impressive turnout on Day 1

  • Events - 03 November 2011 12:30 AM

Saurabh Chandra, Additional Secretary and Financial Advisor, MOC&I and Ian Harebottle, CEO, Gemfields inaugurate the first ever Mines to Market on Colored Gemstone

Sotheby’s New York Sale to be led by two exceptional diamonds

  • Events - 08 November 2011 12:28 PM

The sale valued at $ 50 Million in total will begin on December 3, 2011

Bollywood siren Jacqueline Fernandez unveils an exclusive range of jewellery at AB Jewels, Ahmedabad

  • Events - 15 November 2011 3:13 PM

The elite range features jewellery crafted in Platinum to appeal to the modern Indian women

Bollywood siren Jacqueline Fernandez unveils an exclusive range of jewellery at AB Jewels, Ahmedabad

  • Events - 15 November 2011 3:19 PM

The elite range features jewellery crafted in Platinum to appeal to the modern Indian women

Yellow Diamonds & DALUMI: Rarity Meets Speciality

  • Events - 16 November 2011 6:05 PM

The exquisite collection will be launched at the Hong Kong International Jewelry Manufacturers’ Show, 24-27 Nov, 2011.

GJEPC’s 3rd Indo Euro Jewellery Summit commences in Mumbai

  • Events - 16 November 2011 6:10 PM

Highlight will be Buyer-Seller Meets between European delegates and Indian Participants

GJEPC concludes third edition of Indo Euro summit

  • Events - 22 November 2011 5:47 PM

The summit saw interactive sessions, factory visits and one-on-one meetings held between European retailers and 15 leading Indian jewellery manufacturers.

GIA and IIGJ sign Memorandum of Understanding

  • Events - 24 November 2011 6:08 PM

The MOU allows GIA to conduct courses at IIGJ campuses throughout India

IGI Seminar at China International Jewellery Fair Urges Retailers to Speak with Precision When Targeting Today's Smarter Consumers

  • Events - 26 November 2011 2:14 PM

International Gemological Institute draws a big crowd for its 6th in education series

Finalists announced for first MJGF- IJ Jewellers' Choice Design Awards 2011

  • Events - 30 November 2011 10:30 PM

Jewellery Industry all set to put their hands together for the winners of the MJGF-IJ Jewellers Choice Design Awards 2011

Kalki Koechlin & Anurag Kashyap unveil ORRA Platinum Collection ‘Duets’ in Delhi

  • Events - 01 December 2011 12:47 PM

ORRA’s Duet collection of platinum couple bands are priced from Rs. 68000 onwards

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

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

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

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 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.

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


  • Events - 25 January 2012 3:15 PM

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

SWAROVSKI GEMS™ creates record spiral shell

  • Events - 06 February 2012 6:48 PM

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

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

  • Events - 06 February 2012 6:54 PM

Controversies prevail over the stone’s authenticity

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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”

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

GJEPC participates at India Show in Lahore

  • Events - 17 February 2012 12:20 PM

The focus is to enhance bilateral trade

Four Indian diamantaires felicitated for achieving national honours

  • Events - 17 February 2012 12:52 PM

All four are appointed as the Counsel Generals

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

GIA Jewellery Career Fair in Mumbai Draws New Talent

  • Events - 15 May 2012 12:15 PM

Close to 600 attendees, 55 recruiters at event

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

Entice celebrates Mother’s Day in style

  • Events - 15 May 2012 1:07 PM

An evening dedicated to life’s timeless celebs – Mothers

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emeralds Enamor

  • Events - 02 October 2012 4:54 PM

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

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.

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.

'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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

DDI Fundraising Campaign

  • Events - 12 October 2012 4:55 PM

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

DDI Fundraising Campaign

  • Events - 12 October 2012 4:58 PM

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

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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’.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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., 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.

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.

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.

Gold Souk launched in Jaipur

  • Events - 29 October 2012 2:32 PM

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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 .

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

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

Turkish Jewellery by Popley & Sons

  • Events - 20 February 2013 6:48 PM

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

The fourth Mumbai edition and fifth pan India - IIJW begins

  • Events - 05 August 2013 10:00 AM

The first day starts with self-confidence.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

8th Annual General Meeting of GJF

  • Events - 25 September 2013 9:37 AM

GJF also launched the logo of “Trustmark”.

GIJS – 2013 offered diversity

  • Events - 27 September 2013 11:49 AM

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

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.

‘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 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.

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 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.

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.

IJ Awards- Grand Jury Meet

  • Events - 20 November 2013 12:00 AM

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

IJ Awards -Grand Jury Meet

  • Events - 20 November 2013 5:45 PM

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

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

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

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

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

  • Events - 27 November 2013 6:06 PM

where winners won Platinum Bands

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.

Convocation-Cum-Certificate Award Ceremony by IIGJ

  • Events - 16 December 2013 10:58 AM

Diploma students graduate from Indian Institute of Gems & Jewellery

IDCA re-elects Mehul Shah as President

  • Events - 21 December 2013 7:31 PM

The body also elected board of directors for 2014

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

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.

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

'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.

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

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

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

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

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)

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


  • 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

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.

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

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

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

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

Signature, Mumbai - On a mixed Note!

  • Events - 27 February 2014 2:29 PM

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

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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’

GSI appreciates diamond brokers

  • Events - 04 April 2014 2:02 PM

A special luncheon was organized exclusively for Diamond Brokers.

Divine Saga by Vikas Chain & Jewellery

  • Events - 10 April 2014 5:58 PM

It is their royal bridal collection.

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

GSI’s Third Annual Clean Streets Campaign

  • Events - 28 April 2014 8:48 PM

Jewellery retailers joined this campaign.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

GSI Inaugurates Indian HQ in BKC

  • Events - 13 June 2014 7:16 PM

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

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

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

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.

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.

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

IIJW 2014 Begins in Mumbai

  • Events - 14 July 2014 4:54 PM

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

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

IJ Awards grand jury meet concludes

  • Events - 18 November 2014 12:13 PM

Winners to be announced soon in a grand ceremony in December

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

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.

Tara Jewellers Now Available Online Exclusively at

  • Events - 18 December 2014 4:56 PM

Strategy to reach out to new age consumers

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

8th Edition of IIJS Signature Takes Off

  • Events - 20 February 2015 1:22 PM

This year the show houses 586 booths.

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.

Collections Being Seen At Signature 2015

  • Events - 20 February 2015 3:39 PM

Many collections are being launched which have similar themes.

Overall diamonds segment fails to pick up @IIJS Signature

  • Events - 21 February 2015 5:12 PM

Less footfall, minimal inquiries surround the diamond segment.

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.

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

The Indian Luxury Expo partners with BVC Logistics

  • Events - 02 March 2015 7:03 PM

Partnered for its 6th edition in New Delhi

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

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.

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.

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’.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

All work and no outcome; Excise stays

  • Events - 20 March 2016 3:03 PM

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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


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...


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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.  

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

#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. 

#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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.  

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

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.

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.

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

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 (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 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.

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.

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.

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.


  • - 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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.  

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

‘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.

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

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.