DMCC – the world’s flagship Free Zone and Government of Dubai Authority on commodities trade and enterprise – inaugurated the 818 Vault a state-of-the-art luxury vault and safe deposit facility in Almas Towers, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (JLT), Dubai.
One of the major buzzwords in business in recent years – and rightly so – is sustainability.
As with all such broad terms, however, it can mean different things to different people depending where you are in the supply chain.
How can we define sustainability in a way that can be broadly accepted? What about: Meeting our own needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
As one of the most powerful animals in Eastern culture, the majestic tiger has been immortalised in rare Argyle pink diamonds on The Perth Mint’s most significant release for 2020.
There are just a few days still to go to VO VINTAGE, the new and exclusive event with legendary and extremely rare examples from the history of watches and jewellery and the most authoritative experts in the sector, scheduled to take place from January 18 to 20 and organized by the Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) at Vicenza Expo Centre as part of Vicenzaoro January 2020.
The Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) has announced a bold industry-wide marketing initiative entitled March is Me Month to align with International Women’s Day on March 8.
Created by the industry, for the industry, this annual initiative will be supported by many, if not most, of the biggest names in jewelry and watch manufacturing and retail.
By Albert Robinson
The United States
A round-up of forecasts by analysts and economists show the U.S. economy will likely grow moderately, with a 2.0% - 2.1% rate expected. That’s down on the 2.5% annual rate seen in 2017 and 2018.
ALROSA plans to hold 34 international auctions for special size rough diamonds (weighing over 10.8 carats) in 2020.
In Q1, the company will have seven auctions, while in Q2 there will be eight, in Q3 it will hold seven, and in Q4 there will be 12 auctions.