The leading monthly news magazine for the world's jewellery trade; diamond, pearl, gemstone and jewellery-making equipment and supplies sectors in Asia. Every month Jewellery News Asia features original reports by experienced journalists. By providing the latest information on key facts, figures and trends, readers will stay ahead of their competition, and therefore make better business decisions. Jewellery News Asia contains the most valuable information you need about Asia: news from Asia, news from the rest of the jewellery world and how it affects Asia, reports on trade figures, auction results, company news, new designs and products. Since its launch in 1983, Jewellery News Asia has been the leading regional publication chosen by the world's jewellery industry. It is the publication that the industry professionals choose to read and where they prefer to advertise.
April 2009 Issue 296
Highlights of this Issue:
- World Pearl Forum: More than 200 delegates and 25 speakers from around the world attended the inaugural World Pearl Forum held in Dubai, UAE with a view of boosting industry collaboration and growth of the gloabl pearl trade. The two-day event covred all key segments of the pearl indsutry, from production to promotion, and from cultured pearls to natural pearls.
- European jewellery market report: As consumption in developed jewellery markets in Europe shows signs of slowing down, jewellers are tapping smaller, young markets that present potential. Meanwhile, convinced that the big money lies in the Middle East and the Far East, major European brands are planning for aggressive moves in the two markets.