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Bold Minimalism Takes Center Stage at PlatAfrica ’17

Mumbai: Platinum Guild International (PGI) India yesterday introduced the winning designs of PLATAFRICA 2017 – a jewellery design and manufacturing competition. Presented by the world’s leading producer of the precious metal Anglo American Platinum, in association with PGI India and Metal Concentrators, the prestigious competition

Mujeres Brillantes Visits Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo: The second stop of the World Tour Mujeres Brillantes 2018 took place in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil during the International Women’s Week. Unlike in Panama City in January, which focused more on the visits to Jewelry´s Schools and Stores allied to

Tanishq offers free gold coin on Gudi Padwa

Mumbai: Tanishq, India’s jewellery brand has announced to bring in the auspicious occasion of Gudi Padwa. Customers can avail 0.2 grams gold coin free with every purchase of 10 grams of gold jewellery and with every purchase of diamond jewellery worth Rs.10,000 from 17th to

WFDB Debates Issues at Idar-Oberstein Meeting

Antwerp: The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) held an Executive Committee Meeting in Idar-Oberstein yesterday, discussing a wide variety of subjects including the World Diamond Council’s proposed changes to its System of Warranties (SoW), nomenclature issues, Know Your Client, the proposed inclusion of the

Post-scam, RBI Stops Issue of LoUs

Mumbai: In a remedial action to the Nirav-Modi led Punjab National Bank fraud, now worth Rs 13,640 crore, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has discontinued use of LoUs or Letters of Undertaking and Letters of Comfort as trade credits. “On a review of the

910ct. Lesotho Diamond Sold for $40M

Antwerp: Gem Diamonds has sold the Lesotho Legend, the 910-carat stone it unearthed at its Letšeng mine in January, for $40 million, the company said Tuesday. The miner claims the D color, type IIa stone — which it sold at tender in Antwerp to Samir

SBI to Tighten G&J Sector’s Borrowing Norms

Mumbai: State Bank of India, India’s largest lender, is tightening the noose around borrowers in the gems and jewellery sector by telling them to either bring in more collaterals to back the existing borrowings or reduce the size of it in a time-bound manner, reports

GJEPC Opens CFC at Amreli

Amreli (Gujarat, India): Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), the apex body of Indian Gem & Jewellery Industry has established its third Common Facility Centre(CFC) also  locally known as ‘Ratna Abhushan Suvidha Kendra’ at Amreli in Gujarat yesterday.  Mr. Suresh Prabhu, Union Minister of

UN Expresses Satisfaction with Progress by KP

New York: The General Assembly of the United Nations (UN), welcoming progress made by the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KP) to break links between the diamond trade and conflict, today adopted a consensus resolution aimed at intensifying that work and aligning it with the 2030

CARAT+ Welcomes AWDC as Main Partner

Antwerp: CARAT+, The World’s Premier Diamond Event to be organized on 6, 7 & 8 May 2018 at Antwerp Expo in Antwerp, Belgium, has welcomed the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC) as its Main Partner for the 2018 edition. United by a shared commitment to