SEPTEMBER 5, 2018: The report looks at efforts being taken to promote responsible practices in the sector, while taking into consideration the very different conditions that exist in the coloured gemstone industry.
AUGUST 29, 2018: The report concentrates largely on the way in which man-made stones are being distinguished from diamonds that are natural in origin, particularly in light of the newly released guides by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.
AUGUST 15, 2018: With fewer than nine weeks to go to the opening of the 2018 CIBJO Congress, the first of the CIBJO commissions' Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the Marketing & Education Commission, it considers the potential impact on the jewellery market of Generation Z, which includes people born after 1996.
AUGUST 9, 2018: The CIBJO President was a guest of honour at the IIJS opening ceremony, where he participated in a traditional candle-lighting ceremony, led by the Chairman of the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council, Pramod Agarwal.