London Diamonds offers lab-grown and mined stones to let customers make choice

UK jewellery brand London Diamonds is allowing customers to make their own choice by offering both lab-grown and naturally mined diamonds. The debate about natural versus lab-grown has heated up … Read More

Government to boost Gems & Jewellery trade through E- Commerce

GJEPC represents to DPIIT, MOC & I for a revamped E-Commerce Policy to equip small players in the G&J sector 85% MSMEs spread across 390 Gem & Jewellery clusters to … Read More

Here’s why pandemic-engagements are soaring

According to a survey conducted by the U.K.’s Open University, more than 25% of adult respondents say their relationship with their partner has improved during the coronavirus pandemic. The reasons … Read More

Dir EDI Inaugurates Kashmir’s First BIS Recognised Hallmarking Centre For Gold Jewellery

Kashmir Hallmarking Centre (KHC) has been recognized by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), the National Standards Body of India. This centre is first of its kind in Kashmir and … Read More

GJEPC Spearheads Bid For Cross-border E-Commerce Policy Hosts Dept. of Post Officials In Jaipur

The GJEPC’s proposal for establishing an e-commerce policy to facilitate cross-border e-commerce trade in the wake of the pandemic made considerable headway. The Council’s Jaipur regional office hosted Shri. Prannoy … Read More

ALROSA to combine its cutting and polishing facilities into single production framework

Moscow, 22 October 2020 – ALROSA has begun delivering on its plan to create a single production framework encompassing all of its cutting and polishing facilities. Dmitry Amelkin, who was … Read More

Rio Tinto Q3 Diamond Output Shrinks 8% To 4.2 Million Carats On Lower Argyle Grades

Rio Tinto’s third-quarter diamond production fell 8% year-on-year to 4.2 million carats on account of lower grades at the soon-to-be-closed Argyle mine. For the quarter that ended 30th September, 2020, … Read More

Sales sparkle for diamond firm Alrosa as it points to lower prices

Russian diamond mining company Alrosa has reported a production of over nine million carats in the third quarter of 2020. This comes alongside a quarter-on-quarter increase in sales to five … Read More

De Beers rough diamond sales up more than 50% compared to 2019

De Beers owner Anglo American has revealed that the company’s rough diamond sales for its eight cycle of 2020 are up over 50% by comparison to the same period last … Read More

Willie Hamilton’s joint collaboration BOTH gearing up to get customers ‘Back on the High Street’

Willie Hamilton, former CMJ chief executive, has announced the conception of a new project, titled Back on the High Street (BOTH). BOTH, the initiative revealed, will help and support both … Read More