CIBJO Diamond Commission considers threat posed to consumer confidence by questionable grading reports

With fewer than seven weeks to go to the opening of the 2015 CIBJO Congress in Salvador, Brazil, on May 4, 2015, the third of the CIBJO commissions' Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the CIBJO Diamond Commission, headed by Udi Sheintal, the report looks at measures being taken to tackle the infiltration of undisclosed synthetic diamonds into the pipeline, and also the integrity and the diversity of diamond grading systems that used in the industry, the definitions that are used for diamond grading, and the reliability of the graders themselves.

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CIBJO Precious Metals Commission Special Report looks at conflict minerals, nickel, platinum fineness and chemical classification

With fewer than eight weeks to go to the opening of the 2015 CIBJO Congress in Salvador, Brazil, on May 4, 2015, the second of the CIBJO commissions' Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the CIBJO Precious Metals Commission, headed by Stella Layton, the report focuses on a variety of subjects, including pending conflict mineral legislation in the European Union, nickel regulation, platinum fineness standards and the classification of certain chemicals used in the industry.

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CIBJO releases Marketing & Education Special Report, says jewellery industry must stay ahead of environmental curve

With two months to go to the opening of the 2015 CIBJO Congress in Salvador, Brazil, on May 4, 2015, the first of the CIBJO commissions' Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the CIBJO Marketing & Education Commission, headed by Jonathan Kendall, the report urges the jewellery and gemstone industries not to fall behind other business sectors in adopting positive environmental policies.

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Registration opens for 2015 CIBJO Congress in Bahia, Brazil, with launch of dedicated congress website

MILAN, ITALY: JANUARY 28, 2015 – Registration has officially opened for the 2015 annual congress of CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, which will take place in Salvador, Brazil, May 4-6, 2015, with pre-congress meetings on May 2 and May 3. Salvador is the capital of the north-eastern Brazilian state of Bahia.

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2015 CIBJO Congress to take place in Salvador, Brazil, May 4-6

CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, will hold its 2015 annual congress in Salvador, Brazil, May 4-6, 2015, with pre-congress meetings on May 2 and May 3. Salvador is the capital of the north-eastern Brazilian state of Bahia.

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