Gems,Jewellery Exports Can Now Be Couriered Globally

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has issued a circular clarifying that extant regulations do not restrict exports of gems and jewellery through the courier mode and … Read More

Gem-A hosts inaugural Virtual Annual General Meeting and names re-elected council members

Gem-A (the Gemmological Association of Great Britain) hosted its first virtual annual general meeting (AGM) on 16 December 2020, giving international members the opportunity to discuss what has been a … Read More

ALROSA held its annual meeting with diamond banks and funds

ALROSA hosted its annual roundtable with finance community. The company’s senior management led by the CEO and the representatives of largest diamond banks and non-bank financial institutions discussed the market’s … Read More

Harrods’ House of Luxury pop-up to run into New Year after lockdown delay

A collaboration between department store Harrods and luxury brand management agency House of Luxury (HoL) is set to continue into 2021 after England’s four-week lockdown put an early end to … Read More

ALROSA reported to Carbon Disclosure Project for the first time

ALROSA received its first score from Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) for its ESG climate change disclosure. ALROSA in 2020 for the first time reported to CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project), one … Read More

Vashi to open new Covent Garden flagship store in spring 2021

Bespoke jewellery brand Vashi is set to open a flagship store in London’s Covent Garden in the New Year. Spring 2021 will see the debut of the store on the … Read More

Hockley Mint vows to forge onward and stay open in spite of lockdown

Hockley Mint has claimed it will not be deterred by England’s impending four-week lock down, and will in fact remain open for the duration. The Birmingham Jewellery Quarter-based manufacturer and … Read More

Ethical London jewellery startup looks to ride the wave of engagement ring sales with new collection

London’s Kimaï, an ethical jewellery brand focusing on lab-grown diamonds, has released its debut engagement ring collection. Kimaï, which has its roots in Antwerp, has unveiled the Perfectly Imperfect collection … Read More

GFG’s new Alpha collection embarks on a jewellery journey from A to Z

GFG Jewellery by Nilufer, a London-based fine jewellery brand, has revealed its new range – the Alpha collection. The new Alpha line is a collection of 14ct solid gold charm … Read More

Scottish jeweller survives pandemic after securing £120k coronavirus loan

Sinclairs, a Scottish jeweller, has been accepted for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), receiving £120,000 from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS). Sinclairs has been based in Inverurie … Read More