Present Form Of Mandatory Hallmarking Doesn’t Give Customers Freedom Of Right To Choose; Restricts Jewellery Trade: GJC
BIS allows only gold articles of 14k, 18k and 22k for mandatory hallmarking; excludes other popular karatages(Purities) used in India and abroad
The gem and jewellery industry has sought reduction in customs duty on gold to four per cent, withdrawal of tax collected at source (TCS), cut in import duty on polished precious and semi-precious gemstones, in the upcoming Union Budget 2021-22
Ashish Pethe has recently been elected the Chairman of GJC he shares his vision and the issues he would like to address in the near future in an exclusive interview with IJ
Malabar Gold, C. Krishniah Chetty, G.R.Thanga Maligai, Mehta Emporium, KK Jewels, Kulthiaa, Sona Chandi amongst winners of the 9th edition of GJC’s National Jewellery Awards (NJA)
In Union Budget 2019-20, gold import duty was raised to 12.50 percent to 10 percent while GST on jewellery was fixed at 3 percent as compared to 1 percent under the previous tax regime
Swarovski presents Design Contest 2019 & Winners At GJC NITE Showcasing Extravaganza Bollywood Fashion Show
Bollywood celebrities Zarina Khan, Shamita Shetty and Sophie Choudhary showcase winning pieces by Veera Gold, Emerald Jewel Industry, Gunjan Jewels and Rasi Jewellery at GJC NITE organized by the All India Gems & Jewellery Domestic Council
The lack of demand in the gem & jewellery has resulted in many craftsmen and artisans being out of work and shifting to other businesses, where they are getting employment
GJC wants the bankers not to treat the gems and jewellery companies as a sector but take up the loan applications on case to case basis
The council also urged that the Gold Monetisation Scheme be made more attractive so that the industry gets better access of domestic gold as raw material
The All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council (GJC) has urged the consumer affairs ministry for standardisation in hallmarking purity across the country
Uma Ornaments was seen appreciated by prominent jewellery industry personalities for their wide and elegant range of diamond jewllery display and their new collections.
Swarovski brand partners AMY Exports & Imports bags the Gold Bridal Jewellery of the Year and Mrs. Shakthi Srinivasan from Emerald Jewel Industry honored with Women Entrepreneur Award of the Year at the NJA 2018 by GJC
The grand finale of the 8 th edition of the country’s biggest and most eagerly awaited gems and jewellery awards were bigger and grander than ever before
As the new Chairman of GJC, Anantha Padmanabhan has big plans for the industry and he shares with IJ his immediate plan of action
The preparation for the competition started with a registration process, where about more than 150 candidates across India registered themselves for the WorldSkills Competition. The competition is scheduled to happen in Kazan, Russia, 2019.
Bollywood Diva Mugdha Godse dazzled the ramp wearing Jewellery set with Swarovski® Zirconia at Manthan Conclave by GJC
Swarovski GemstonesTM a trend partner for Manthan Conclave by GJC showcased the Jewellery collection embellished with Swarovski® Zirconia by their branding partners Anmol Jewellers, Hyderabad and Diosa Jewels, Mumbai in Manthan Fashion show at Hotel Sahara Star.