Jewellery World News

Dubai hosts world’s first pearl forum

The Dubai Pearl Exchange, a subsidiary of the Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, will host the inaugural World Pearl Forum next…

GIA and Jewelers of America join forces

The Gemological Institute of America and Jewelers of America have begun working together to better fulfill their individual missions and…

Blue diamond sells for US$24 million

The Wittelsbach diamond, a 17th century cushion-shaped fancy deep grayish blue VS2 diamond weighing 35.56 carats, has sold for US…
Gold ring being made in workshop.

Jewellery fabrication set for global recovery

Jewellery fabrication is expected to record a six percent year-on-year increase in the final half, according to GFMS's Gold Survey…

London Shines

London's premier jewellery event, IJL 2008, sparkled with the latest designs from more than 800 English and international jewellery exhibitors.

ICA issues collateral damage warning

The United States’ Tom Lantos ‘Block Burmese JADE Act of 2008’, which bars Burmese rubies and jadeite from entering America…
Mining excavation

WFDB President calls for reduction in rough supply

In view of the global economic crisis, Avi Paz, president of the World Federation of Diamond Bourses, has appealed to…

ICA poster competition gets underway

The 5th ICA International Poster Competition is being held to promote the appreciation and trade of coloured gemstones

Charm wars get personal

A US Court has ruled that Chamilia Jewellery’s personalised bracelets and necklaces do not infringe upon Pandora’ s patent.

Michael Hill moves into US market

Michael Hill International has bought 17 stores in the US from Chicago-based retailer Whitehall Jewellers.
Wind farm in picturesque hillside.

Jaeger-LeCoultre teams up with DiCaprio

Jaeger-LeCoultre has teamed up with Leonardo DiCaprio to raise money for the environment with the 'Time to Care' program.

Miller launches Passion8 jewellery

Miller Diamonds launched its inaugural collection of Passion8 diamond-mounted jewellery at the JAA Jewellery Fair in Sydney.