Aug 30, 2014
Fiera di Vicenza, organiser of Italy’s premier fairs Vicenzaoro and the Dubai World Trade Centre have entered into an agreement to form a joint venture - DV Global Link. “The joint venture”, a press note says, “will become operative with the organization of the new international VICENZAORO Dubai exhibition managed by Fiera di Vicenza, which will consolidate Dubai as the undisputed jewellery capital in the Arabian Gulf..” The Vicenzaoro Dubai will be held from April 23 to 26, 2015.
Aug 29, 2014
A number of retailers, jewellers, designers, goldsmiths and casting houses have pledged their support to Fairtrade Foundation’s bridal campaign "I Do" in the UK next spring 2015, under which British couples twill be encouraged to opt for jewellery manufactured wuthFairtrade certified gold for their marriages
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.