Category Archives: Gem and Jewellery Shows

POSTPONEMENT OF HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL GEM AND JEWELRY SHOWS UNTIL AUGUST 3-6, 2020

The twin Hong Kong International Trade Fairs organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), The Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show, previously scheduled from March 2 to 8, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exposition Centre and the Asia World Expo, and rescheduled to […]

HKTDC HONG INTERNATIONAL DIAMOND, GEMS & PEARL SHOW

HKTDC HONG INTERNATIONAL DIAMOND, GEMS & PEARL SHOW  is to be held from 3 – 7 MARCH 2014. Exhibitor application forms are available from the website of the National Gem and Jewellery Authority, Sri Lanka. EXHIBITION-APPLICATION-FORM The first ever (Inaugural) HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show will be held alongside the 31st edition […]

JEWELS Sri Lanka 2012 – INTERNATIONAL GEM, MINERAL AND JEWELLERY FAIR

JEWELS Sri Lanka 2012, International Gem, Mineral and Jewellery Fair, is scheduled to be held on 7th, 8th and 9th December 2012 at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. The Fair will be organized by the National Gem and Jewellery Authority in collaboration with the Gemmologists Association under the guidance of the Ministry of […]

The National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA) earns a record income from the Gem Land Auction held in Kataragama, Thammannawa (Seenukkuwa) area on 24th February 2012

Ownership of the mineral rights of the country is vested in the Government of Sri Lanka and National Gem and Jewellery Authority has been designated as the sole Authority responsible for the issue of licenses to carry on the gem industry whether it is carried on in or over any state or private land. The […]

Sri Lankan Sapphires to soar in 2012

The Gem, Diamond and Jewellery sector has recorded an overall growth of 29.11% percent in 2011, earning a revenue of USD 547.24 Mn. in comparison with the corresponding figure of USD 423.85 Mn. in 2010. The following charts shows the growth in each sector, Year Gems Jewellery Diamond Tourist Sales Total 2010 68.44 15.82 316.2 […]

Boost to the gem and jewellery industry

Prasad Galhena, Chairman & C.E.O of National Gem and Jewellery Authority (NGJA)  hails the directive issued by His Excellency the President, Mahinda Rajapakse, to Sri Lanka Customs aiming at further liberalizing the clearance of gems at the Bandaranayake International Airport. According to this newly introduced scheme; inbound passengers would be allowed to clear rough or […]