Membership Login

Forget Password
Register Now

Advanced Search


  • Belpearl sees solid appetite for golden pearls

    Belpearl Auctions (HK) Ltd is maintaining a resplendent outlook for the loose pearls sector with golden South Sea pearls leading the growth, fuelled by sturdy demand from Asian buyers.

    Read more
  • Millennials reshaping the bridal jewellery sector

    Millennials and their predisposition to redefine social conventions are changing the way companies market bridal jewellery. Placing greater importance on experience and personal preference, this generation of tech-savvy, highly expressive individuals buy what they want, the way they want it – engagement rings included.

    Read more
  • Blockchain: Digital trail of diamonds

    By creating tamper-proof, permanent digital records for diamonds, blockchain technology could potentially transform the diamond industry by creating new efficiencies in the value chain and addressing consumer concerns over transparency, responsible sourcing and trust.

    Read more
  • Unveiling the source

    Information is now readily accessible, a far cry from centuries or even just decades ago when the Internet and mobile phones were beyond imagination. Consumers nowadays can get almost all the information they want in a split second – well, depending on the speed of the Wifi they’re on – but still, nothing is more than a click away.

    Read more
  • Isabelle Langlois: Charmed by colours

    French jewellery designer Isabelle Langlois is a paragon of creative freedom. An artist at heart and a perfectionist by profession, she designs jewellery pieces for strong-willed women. Using her innate talents, Langlois recreates a universe of colours and sublime fascination.

    Read more
  • Star quality: The sparkle of celebrity marketing

    One of the surefire ways of tapping into a wide range of clientele – be it in the jewellery industry or any other luxury sector – is having a trusted, well-loved and admired celebrity to help market the product. JNA sits down with two celebrity marketing experts who talk about the value and effectiveness of such a marketing tactic.

    Read more
  • Formica bolsters position in synthetic gems sector

    Thailand-based Formica (Th) Co Ltd takes its synthetic gemstone expertise to the next level by rebranding its signature product as Siamite, a composite material combining glass with nanocrystals to achieve a resplendent colour and brightness vastly similar to gemstones.

    Read more
  • PAUL WILD: A colourful journey

    Paul Wild OHG of Germany celebrated its 90th founding anniversary in 2017. Armed with decades of expertise and business acumen, the coloured gemstone specialist is locking its sights on continued product innovation while sustaining its manufacturing strength in the global gemstone scene.

    Read more
  • Spinel’s RISE to prominence

    An underrated gemstone for many years, spinel is gradually but surely securing an important spot in the gemstone and jewellery universe, thanks to growing market interest. Citing the stone’s scintillating colours, hardness and competitive price, gemstone dealers are maintaining a positive outlook for spinel moving forward.

    Read more
  • Gübelin: House of opulence

    World-renowned brand Gübelin reinforces its irrefutable influence in today’s gemstone and jewellery industry through continuous developments in the gemmological, education, and jewellery design and manufacturing fronts.

    Read more
  • Changing the diamond narrative

    The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) is out to update the reality of diamonds in the minds of consumers through its ‘Real is Rare. Real is a Diamond.’ communications platform.

    Read more
  • Blogging for business: Everything you need to know

    To blog or not to blog, that is the question. While content marketing has become increasingly more important and creative, one particular marketing channel stands out as having a huge potential: The blogosphere. Amid an ever-changing business landscape in the jewellery sector, blogging could become a viable marketing strategy for jewellery industry players.

    Read more
  • Israel diamond industry gears up for growth

    The Israeli diamond industry is on the verge of a new era. Buoyed by growing demand, government support and innovative initiatives, it is setting the stage for inclusive and sustainable growth while affirming its international status as the leading manufacturing centre for larger, more valuable diamonds.

    Read more
  • A girl’s best friend

    Maybe you’ve been told that a girl’s best friend has gone from diamonds to… well, something else. As a woman, I can pretty much assure you that, if you asked me who my best friend is, I’d be hard pressed to give you a definite answer because, just like anything else in this world, we, women, change!

    Read more
  • Brand Watch: Luxurious revelations

    As the curtain falls on BaselWorld 2018, the world of luxury jewellery and timepieces is enriched by fascinatingly lavish yet wearable releases from leading brands.

    Read more
  • Reviving Beihai’s Chinese Akoya pearl industry

    The PRC government-led Beibu Gulf Cities Development Project helped bring the city of Beihai in Guangxi to new heights through a number of dynamic changes. These developments are all hinged upon Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Maritime Silk Road initiative, which could pave the way for the revival of the city’s Chinese Akoya pearl sector.

    Read more