Gold, in all its forms, is the most precious of all metals, it adds a muted sparkle to every occasion with its untouched purity and spectacular designs. In a few traditions, an impeccable ornament of pure gold is considered as a family heritage which is proudly passed down to many generations. However, it is always […]
The 2017 CIBJO Congress will take place in Bangkok, Thailand, November 5-7, a special report of the Ethics Committee, released by Cecilia Gardner, President of the organisation’s Ethics Commission, examines the grassroots activism in the area promote sustainability. “The task of initiating proactive sustainability programs is complicated for the gem and jewelry business, where the […]
Investing in jewellery is something very delicate and buying is not always that easy. Here a simple list of points to always keep in mind when buying jewellery. 8 tips you need to know the do’s and dont’s of jewellery shopping. 1. Focus on what you are looking for: What and why ask your self […]
In the first six months of 2017 “Made in Italy” grew up and operated a historic passing against French products: the “Belpaese” entered the top ten in the supplier countries of the US market, peaking at nr 9, with a market share of 2.1%. According to American import data, from January to June 2017, published […]
Good news for industry insiders Goldsmith, silversmith and jewellery industry: the hypothesis of agreement has been signed for the renewal of their collective agreement. According to Federorafi President:’ the agreement is an important first step toward a new relationship and modern labor relations. The hypothesis of the agreement recognizes the necessary guarantees wages to workers […]
Following the approval of the Legislative Decree 92/2017 on the buying and selling of used, were raised some controversy, in fact, the Ministry of economy and finance has provided some clarification. According to a note of Confindustria Federorafi and Federpreziosi Confcommercio, the last ministerial communication was reaffirmed that “all operators to 5 July 2017 prevailing […]
Quota accelerates and leap forward of gold, which begins the week strong bullish. In New York the future for deadline today has exceeded the threshold of momentum of 1,307 dollars per ounce, the highest since about 10 months.