GIA suspends diamond sealing servicesSubscription
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has announced it has suspended its diamond sealing services indefinitely after encountering a small number of GIA sealing packets that had been compromised by third parties after the sealing packets left the institute.
WJN expands senior directorate teamSubscription
The Women’s Jewellery Network (WJN) has appointed diamond industry and communications expert Ya’akov Almor, who joins the trade organisation as its new business development director.
De Beers Group Institute of Diamonds highlighted the importance of a greater focus on education in the diamond sector in 2020 following the success of ‘Rare Treasures of the Earth’ – a collaborative exhibition and private sale with Christie’s hosted from November 8-12.
The Diamond Producers Association (DPA) has appointed Raluca Anghel as its head of external affairs and industry relations.
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Kimberley Process (KP) Office – the body responsible for regulating the entry and exit of all rough diamonds to the UAE –has been awarded the ISO 9001 Certification for Quality Management Systems (QMS) by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, marking it as the first global KP office to receive an official ISO certification.
DPA unveils The Diamond Journey Campaign Subscription