Aug 28, 2014
A large number of diamond and jewellery companies extended their support to the Joy Box campaign launched by Gemological Science International (GSI) to provide school supplies to needy children. The campaign is a social initiative for Each One Teach One, which is tied to "Educate a Child, Discover a Personality" -- a charitable foundation aimed for underprivileged children in Mumbai.
Aug 26, 2014
A distinguished panel of judges selected a total of 40 sketches from the total of 800 entries received nationwide during the first round of screening for The Artisan Awards 2014. The panel comprised PayalSinghal, PriyaTanna, Ashiesh Shah, Shimul Mehta Vyas, ShanooBijlani and Milan Choksi.
Aug 25, 2014
JAS 2014, held from August 22- August 25, organised by the Jewellers association of Jaipur, got off to a brisk start after its inauguration by Rajasthan State BJP President, Ashok Parnami; and MP from Jaipur, Ram CharanBohra. The Vice President Rajasthan State unit of the BJP and MLA Mohan Lal Gupta; Mayor of Jaipur JyotiKhandelwal; DG (S&D) Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India, Siddharth; GJF Chairman Harish Soni and GJEPC Vice Chairman Pankaj Parekh were the Guests of Honour at the inaugural ceremony.
Aug 24, 2014
The Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) and the Guangzhou Panyu Economy & Trade Promotion Bureau, China signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on August 23rd, 2014 at Jaipur, India. The MoU was signed in order to establish a mutually beneficial relationship by strengthening cooperation in economy, trade and investment, and to enhance collaboration between GJEPC and PY ETP in the jewellery industry.