Author Archives: Mr Lareef Samad

SOTHEBY’S HONG KONG APRIL 4, 2017 MAGNIFICENT JEWELS AND JADEITE SPRING SALE SETS WORLD RECORD FOR ANY DIAMOND OR JEWEL SOLD AT A PUBLIC AUCTION

Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite Spring Sale held on April 4, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center, registered a total sale of HKD 908,081,250 (USD 116.9 million), setting three significant world

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HISTORIC ITALIAN CITY OF SYRACUSE TO HOST THE 3rd MEDITERRANEAN GEMMOLOGICAL AND JEWELLERY CONFERENCE BETWEEN MAY 11 TO 14, 2017

The 3rd Mediterranean Gemmological and Jewellery Conference, organized by Independent Gemological Laboratory Athens (IGL-Hellas), Swiss Canadian Gemlab Inc. (CGL-GRS, Canada), in conjunction with CERTILINE (Italy) and the

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DE BEERS’ SUBSIDIARY IIDGR UNVEILS FASTER, CHEAPER AND EFFICIENT MELEE SCREENING MACHINE

In a press release dated 28th February, 2017, the De Beers Group of Companies announced that its subsidiary, The International Institute of Diamond Grading & Research (IIDGR), will unveil its next generation automated

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SARINE TECHNOLOGIES AND GGTL LABORATORIES ENTER INTO A POWERFUL PARTNERSHIP TO RESEARCH NEW APPROACHES TO GEMMOLOGICAL CHALLENGES IN THE DIAMOND INDUSTRY

In a joint press release dated February 27, 2017, issued by Israel-based Sarine Technologies Ltd. and Swiss-based GGTL Laboratories, two leading companies in the forefront of using technology to enable full transparency

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HONG KONG TRADE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL’S (HKTDC) TWIN PARALLEL SHOWS ALL SET FOR INAUGURATION ON 28TH FEBRUARY, 2016

Hong Kong Trade Development Council’s (HKTDC) twin parallel shows, the 34th-edition of the Hong Kong International Jewelry Show and the 4th-edition of the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show, creating

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