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Sep 16, 2013, 09:03 ET
Key partners reaffirm support for JNA Awards 2014. (Pictured from left) Lin Qiang, President and Managing Director of Shanghai Diamond Exchange; Rita Maltez, Manager of Rio Tinto Diamonds, Greater China Representative Office; Wolfram Diener, Senior Vice-President of UBM Asia; Letitia Chow, founder of JNA and Director of Business Development - Jewellery Group, UBM Asia; Kent Wong, Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group and Moti Ganz, Chairman of Israel Diamond Institute Group of Companies.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Rio Tinto and Chow Tai Fook Continue as Headline Partners for JNA Awards 2014

JNA (Jewellery News Asia) announced that Rio Tinto Diamonds and Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Ltd will continue to be Headline Partners for...

Sep 12, 2013, 13:34 ET
The JNA Awards honors the jewellery industry's leaders who represent excellence, innovation and success.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards 2013 Honours Jewellery Industry Pioneers as Recipients

Leung Sik Wah and Wallace Chan led 16 recipients of the second annual JNA Awards at a ceremony and gala dinner on September 12, 2013 attended by...

Sep 11, 2013, 02:43 ET

UBM Sinoexpo and Guzhen Town Government to Set Up a New Company to Organise the China (Guzhen) International Lighting Fair

Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co Ltd (UBM Sinoexpo), one of UBM Asia's joint venture companies in China, signs a cooperation...

Sep 04, 2013, 21:00 ET

Shenzhen-based companies take centre stage at 2nd JNA Awards

A number of Shenzhen-based jewellery and gemstone manufacturing houses have been shortlisted for various categories of the second edition of the...

Aug 28, 2013, 22:00 ET
20th Anniversary MIFF (4-8 Mar 2014) draws strong exhibitor response.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

20th Anniversary MIFF Draws Strong Exhibitor Response

 After another record setting 2013, the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) is drawing strong exhibitor response for its 20th...

Aug 28, 2013, 09:35 ET
(Left) Photo of Dr. D Purandeswari, Minister for State of Industry & Commerce - Government of India. (Right) A diamond cutting factory in India, Kiran Gems, using diamond bruting equipment to raise productivity and quality.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Indian Diamantaires Dominate JNA Awards' "Manufacturer of the Year -- Diamond Cutting & Polishing" Nominations

  Four India-based diamond companies have been shortlisted for JNA Awards' "Manufacturer of the Year -- Diamond Cutting &...

Aug 27, 2013, 04:42 ET

The Japan Jewellery Association Design Awards 2013 Announced at UBM's Japan Jewellery Fair

The results of the prestigious Japan Jewellery Association 2013 Jewellery Design Awards were announced at the Japan Jewellery Fair which...

Aug 26, 2013, 22:45 ET

Seminar on Success in eCommerce

The jewellery trade platform JewelleryNetAsia will offer a new edition of its successful briefings "Success in Jewellery eCommerce" during the...

Aug 20, 2013, 19:00 ET

UBM Launches "BizTech" App to Serve Chinese Professional Tech Community

UBM China has teamed up with EEBoChina to launch the BizTech, the first business technology content syndication mobile services app, which...

Aug 19, 2013, 08:52 ET
(From left): Mr Gregory So Kam-leung, GBS, JP, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of the Government of HKSAR; Mr. Kent Wong, Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited; Mr. Wong Wai Sheung, Chairman and Chief Executive of Lukfook Group.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Hong Kong Jewellers Chow Tai Fook and Lukfook Shortlisted for JNA's "Retailer of the Year" Award

Two Hong Kong-based jewellery retailers have been shortlisted for the "Retailer of the Year" award at the second edition of the JNA Awards, the...

Aug 04, 2013, 22:00 ET
Leung Sik Wah with his Silver Bauhinia Star (2009).  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards honours Leung Sik Wah with "Lifetime Achievement Award"

The second annual JNA Awards will confer on industry pillar Leung Sik Wah the prestigious "Lifetime Achievement Award," JNA (Jewellery...

Jul 25, 2013, 10:08 ET
Wallace Chan.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards 2013: Wallace Chan to Receive "Outstanding Contribution Award"

JNA (Jewellery News Asia), organiser of the JNA Awards, is delighted to announce that Wallace Chan is the recipient of the "Outstanding...

Jul 24, 2013, 13:42 ET
Sample Card of Trade Buyer ID.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Les visiteurs munis d'une carte Trade Buyer ID peuvent désormais accéder facilement à tous les salons de la joaillerie d'UBM Asia

Le groupe de joaillerie UBM Asia (, organisateur du salon de la joaillerie le plus important du monde, a annoncé que...

Jul 24, 2013, 08:34 ET
Sample Card of Trade Buyer ID.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Mit der Trade Buyer ID Card erhalten Besucher ab sofort bequem Zugang zu allen Schmuckmessen von UBM Asia

Die Jewellery Group von UBM Asia (, Veranstalter der führenden Schmuckmesse der Welt, kündigt an, dass alle...

Jul 24, 2013, 08:24 ET
Sample Card of Trade Buyer ID.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Los visitantes con Trade Buyer ID Card ya pueden acceder de forma adecuada a todas las ferias de joyería de Asia de UBM

El grupo de joyería UBM Asia (, organizador de la feria de joyería más importante de todo el mundo,...

Jul 24, 2013, 02:35 ET
Sample Card of Trade Buyer ID.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Visitors with Trade Buyer ID Card Can Now Conveniently Access All UBM Asia's Jewellery Fairs

UBM Asia's Jewellery Group (, organiser of the world's number one jewellery fair, announces all visitors with Trade...

Jul 23, 2013, 08:00 ET

Aquarama and Pet Asia 2013 Ticked all the Right Boxes

How does one gauge the success of a show? Is it determined by the number of people who pass through the doors...or is it based on the amount of...

Jul 21, 2013, 21:00 ET

SEAFIE to Debut at 20th Anniversary Malaysian International Furniture Fair

UBM Malaysia announced today that the inaugural Southeast Asia Furniture & Interiors Import-Export Exhibition (SEAFIE) scheduled for 13-16...

Jul 09, 2013, 06:39 ET

UBM Asia and Indonesia Furniture Association Launch Indonesia International Furniture Exposition 2014

UBM Asia Ltd. in conjunction with the Indonesia Furniture Association (AMKRI) set to launch the Indonesian International Furniture...

Jul 03, 2013, 21:36 ET
(From left) Albert Cheng, Managing Director of World Gold Council - Far East; James Courage, Chief Executive of Platinum Guild International; Lin Qiang, President and Managing Director of the Shanghai Diamond Exchange; Nirupa Bhatt, Managing Director of GIA in India and the Middle East; and Vichian Veerasaksri, Director of the World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) and Advisor to the Thai Gem and Jewelry Trade Association (TGJTA).  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards 2013 Announces Honourees for "Industry Innovation of the Year - Manufacturing - Technology"

 JNA (Jewellery News Asia), organiser of the second annual JNA Awards, announced today the three shortlisted Honourees for the "Industry...