NEWS ARCHIVE 20132018-05-22T10:26:44+00:00

Impact of conflict mineral legislation on jewellery business to be examined at seminar during VICENZAORO Winter show

The new year is likely to be a most significant one in terms of the regulation of minerals from areas of conflict in Africa, including gold.  It involves legislation coming into effect in 2014 that [...]

CIBJO president participates in Yerevan Jewellery Show and conference on jewellery production in Armenia

CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri has participated as a guest of honour at the 2013 Yerevan Jewellery Show in Armenia, and during his visit addressed a conference that looked at the current prospects and challenges for [...]

CIBJO President celebrates French Gemmological Association’s 50th year, praises critical role of gemmologists in maintaining consumer confidence

Gaetano Cavalieri, joined government officials, senior industry representatives and leading gemmologists from around the world at a conference in Paris last week, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of l'Association Française de Gemmologie [...]

CIBJO and Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) announce Memorandum of Understanding at IJL London

CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, and the Responsible Jewellery Council (RJC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) today at the International Jewellery London Show (IJL).  The MOU will work to further advance responsible business practices [...]

Three experienced jewellery industry association chief executives appointed to senior posts in CIBJO’s jewellery manufacturing and distribution sectors

CIBJO has announced the appointment of three veteran jewellery industry chief executives to key positions in the organisation’s Sector B, which covers areas of the jewellery business related to distribution, including retailing, and, and Sector [...]