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Gemfields Announces Auction Results


Mumbai: Gemfields plc has announced the results of its auction of predominantly commercial quality rough emerald extracted by Kagem Mining Ltd (which is 75% owned by Gemfields and 25% by the Government of the Republic of Zambia) in Zambia. The auction also included higher quality

WFDB Sets out Plans to Tackle Industry Challenges


Antwerp: The World Federation of Diamond Bourses’ (WFDB) Executive Committee discussed the major challenges facing the global industry at its meeting in London this week. The gathering focused on the issues of financing, the need for the trade to demonstrate clearly that it is self-regulating,

GJSCI Celebrates Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan

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Mumbai: With an aim to support our honorable Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat Mission & on account of the campaign’s second anniversary, Gem & Jewellery Skill Council of India pledges for a cleaner city and conducted a cleanliness drive in Mumbai suburbs to

Generic Promotion of Diamonds Launched in India


Mumbai: The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), apex Gem & Jewellery body of India and De Beers, world’s leading diamond company have jointly announced the launch of the much needed generic promotion campaign for diamonds. With this campaign, the industry has started its

Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender Collection

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Perth: Rio Tinto’s 2016 Argyle Pink Diamonds Tender collection has provided the inspiration for a US$20 million showcase of iconic pink and blue diamond jewellery pieces and limited edition collections of exquisite jewellery in New York. Argyle Pink Diamonds Authorised Partner Jordan Fine, whose New

Antwerp Leads in Fight with Undisclosed Synth’cs


Antwerp: During a well-attended, two-hour information session organized by the Federation of Belgian Diamond Bourses in collaboration with the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC), the Federation informed the Bourses’ members yesterday that starting January 1, 2017, the four Antwerp Diamond Bourses will be among the

Futures Trading of Diamonds Allowed in India

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New Delhi: The Indian Government has finally given nod to futures trading of diamonds. According to a notification published by the Ministry of Finance on 27th September, 2016 in the official Gazette of India, the Central Government in consultation with Securities and Exchange Board of

CIBJO Gemmological Commission’s Special Report


Milan: With four weeks to go to the opening of the 2016 CIBJO Congress in Yerevan, Armenia, on October 26, 2016, the sixth of the CIBJO commissions’ Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the CIBJO Gemmological Commission, headed by Hanco Zwaan, the report considers

CAR Set to Increase Diamond Exports


Dubai: The Kimberley Process (KP) declared three new ‘compliant zones’ in the Central African Republic, meaning diamond exports from those regions can resume after a suspension of more than two years. The KP’s monitoring team approved shipments from the sub-prefectures of Boda, Carnot and Nola

GIA to Hold Free Seminar at Jewellery Arabia

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Bahrain: GIA, a world leader in gem and jewellery education, will conduct complimentary seminars at the Jewellery Arabia 2016 Show in Bahrain from Nov. 22 – 26. GIA representatives will also be available at Meeting Room D, Hall 1 to discuss the Institute’s education opportunities