New Gold Dream

Gold is at the center of one of the most representative albums of Simple Minds. The songs, the videos, 
the history enclose some very interesting hints. Epic fantasies, anthems of hope, songs to celebrate life and, most of all, lots and lots of gold. Five years of studio rehearsing were necessary for Scottish Simple Minds […]

Things You Can Find Only at the 64th Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair!

The Niche Showcase: A showcase of unique jewelry of emerging themes which are the target markets that have high growth potential in global markets, including 5 groups namely; High Jewelry: Rare jewelry pieces reflecting Thai delicacy i.e. The Replica of the Royal Barge by Beauty Gems. Heritage & Craftsmanship: Jewelry with an emphasis on culture […]

Ethical: a production chain must be overseen

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Representing the interests of the jewelry industry, Cibjo –World Jewellery Confederation, the most ancient international organization for this field. The Italian Gemological Institute adheres as well. The world of precious stones can rely today on important organizations that represent a balancing element in the complex dynamics connected to this sector, which is often in the […]

Diamonds, pearls and precious stones: a market on the rise

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The world trade of rubies, sapphires and emeralds has gone from 1 billion USD of 2003 to 7 USD dollars of 2016. And diamonds: young people are revolutionizing the trend. Gold, the metal representing luxury and power in the whole world, has given up its position of absolute hegemony on the market to give a […]

E-commerce in jewellery, opportunities not to overlook

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Federpreziosi has investigated the relationship between gold retailers and digital evolution. Numbers are decisively on the rise: Federorafi and Federpreziosi’s comments. The starting point: in Italy there are over 15 thousand jewellery stores. The decisive question: how much are these stores related to or do they interact with the web world? A whole lot! According […]

Gems and devotion

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Precious stones are used not only as ornament, but also as tools of devotion towards the mighty. Some of the most impressive cases in Italy. Used to enhance the beauty of those who wear them and being a sign of power and greatness, precious stones have also been used to symbolize the devotion and reverence […]

Omega – Speedmaster Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Limited Edition

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02:56 21st of July 1969, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the lunar surface and OMEGA Speedmaster Professional became the first watch worn on the moon. The Apollo 11 mission celebrates the most important moment of the OMEGA space heritage and, 50 years later, this year the maison celebrates […]

A growing success for Çilek Gold exports

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For the Turkish company Çilek Gold, 2017 confirmed an expanding trend, strengthening the growing progress in exports. Enes Çilek and Osman Çilek, the company managers, expressed their immense satisfaction for the positive trend, underlining that the success is the result of the marketing policy implemented a few years ago, focused on expanding the market area […]

Ruby, a hard and fascinating gem

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Among the most sophisticated, it is recognized as the stone of love and passion by excellence. Only following diamonds as for hardness, ruby is among the most requested stones for its reference to love, passion, victory, longevity, transversally evoked by its color in the different cultures. There has probably been no civilization that hasn’t been […]

Brazil, country of precious stones

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Economy on the rise is what is expected for 2019. Despite the persistence of a difficult economic situation, Brazil is considered among the few countries to be growing at a sustained rate Commercial exchanges between Italy and Brazil, the country of precious stones by excellence, registered in the first nine months of 2018 exportations for […]