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Apr 12, 2013, 09:35 ET
(Top, from left) Ramesh Virani, Director of KARP Group; Rita Maltez, Manager Greater China Representative Office, Diamonds Sales and Marketing at Rio Tinto Diamonds; Kent Wong, Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited; Recipient of the JNA  Lifetime Achievement Award 2012, Nicky Oppenheimer, former Chairman of the De Beers Group (Bottom) Group photo of most of the Recipients of the JNA Awards 2012.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards 2013 Opens for Entries

The second edition of the JNA Awards, an industry-wide event that honours and recognises excellence and achievement in the jewellery trade, is...

Apr 09, 2013, 22:00 ET

UBM Launches the First International Jewellery Sourcing Fair in Europe

UBM is marching its vision towards Europe - Freiburg, Germany, to launch the "Jewellery & Gem Fair - Europe" (JGF Europe) to be held...

Apr 04, 2013, 03:00 ET
MIFF 2013 Posted Record US$854 Million Sales.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) 2013 Posts Record US$854 Million Sales

The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF), which is Southeast Asia's leading industry show, has posted yet another record sales of US$854...

Apr 02, 2013, 08:00 ET

Asean Fiber Laser Technology Debut at Intermach Thailand

INTERMACH, ASEAN's leading industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition, announces they will host the Southeast Asia debut of Fiber Lasers...

Mar 27, 2013, 03:46 ET

UBM Asia and HML Support Food Angel in Saving Food and Caring for the Community

UBM Asia and Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Management) Ltd. ("HML") join hands to donate unconsumed food from UBM Asia's seven...

Mar 26, 2013, 04:00 ET

South East Asia's First International Pet & Accessories Show

The world's pet markets have been enjoying dramatic growth with higher than ever pet ownership and spending. Traditionally, while the United...

Mar 20, 2013, 04:10 ET

Welcome INTERMACH Myanmar 2013

Following the outstanding success of INTERMACH in Thailand -- one of largest and most popular International Industrial Manufacturing exhibitions...

Mar 11, 2013, 23:36 ET
(From left) Smit Virani, Director of KARP Jewellery; Alexandrine Wan of Robert Wan Tahiti; Heimiti Tikare, Marketing and Communication Officer of Robert Wan Tahiti; Rita Maltez, Manager Greater China Representative Office, Diamonds Sales and Marketing at Rio Tinto Diamonds; Wolfram Diener, Senior Vice President of UBM Asia Ltd; Letitia Chow, Founder of JNA and Director of Business Development - Jewellery Group at UBM Asia; Kent Wong, Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited; Gilat Elizov Gefen, Managing Director of IDI Asia Pacific Limited; Ramesh Virani, Director of KARP Group.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards Expands Categories for 2013 Edition

Jewellery News Asia (JNA) has expanded the list of categories for the second edition of its JNA Awards, one of the most prestigious awards in the...

Mar 07, 2013, 07:30 ET

Specialized Children and Baby Stores Drive Growth in Brazil's Booming Baby and Children Products Market

The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) reports that around five babies are born per minute in Brazil. Taking into consideration...

Mar 05, 2013, 05:00 ET

Announcing NEW Venue for AQUARAMA and PET ASIA 2013 Exhibitions

 Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre, home to Aquarama, Asia's biggest international ornamental fish,...

Mar 05, 2013, 03:55 ET

JNA Awards 2013 Gathers Momentum

 The second edition of the much-anticipated JNA Awards promises to be another exciting and ground-breaking event as it prepares to shine the...

Mar 01, 2013, 02:06 ET
NOVOMANIA 2012 occupied 25,000 gross square metres of exhibition space and welcomed 117 exhibitors from 13 countries and over 13,000 visitors.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

UBM Asia Announces Proposed Acquisition of NOVOMANIA in China

UBM Asia announces that it has signed a binding agreement with NOVO Mania Limited, the organiser of NOVOMANIA, to acquire this annual urban...

Feb 25, 2013, 04:19 ET

UBM Asia Forms JV company with PT Dyandra Media International Tbk to Organise Trade Shows in Indonesia

 UBM Asia announces that it has signed an agreement with PT Dyandra Media International Tbk to establish a joint venture company to organise...

Feb 07, 2013, 06:01 ET

World's Largest Sourcing Event for Children Baby Maternity Product Holds Fifth Annual Innovative Products Awards

Shanghai International Children Baby Maternity Industry Expo (CBME China) recognizes design excellence, product safety and creativity in the...

Feb 04, 2013, 06:07 ET

SATTE 2013 Gathers the Who's Who of Indian and Global Travel and Tourism Industries

Organised by UBM Asia's subsidiary company UBM India, the 20th edition of South Asia's leading B2B travel and tourism trade exhibition SATTE...

Feb 04, 2013, 05:51 ET

SATTE 2013 Gathers the Who's Who of Indian and Global Travel and Tourism Industries

Organised by UBM Asia's subsidiary company UBM India, the 20th edition of South Asia's leading B2B travel and tourism trade exhibition SATTE...

Jan 17, 2013, 08:17 ET
(From left) Raphael Gubelin, CEO of Gubelin Group, Switzerland; Rita Maltez, Manager Greater China Representative Office, Diamonds Sales and Marketing at Rio Tinto Diamonds; and Kent Wong, Managing Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group Limited.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Gubelin Joins Rio Tinto Diamonds, Chow Tai Fook, Israel Diamond Institute, Robert Wan Tahiti and Shanghai Diamond Exchange at JNA Awards 2013

Jewellery News Asia (JNA), main organiser of the JNA Awards, is proud to announce that Gubelin has signed up as an Honoured Partner for the JNA...

Dec 24, 2012, 01:00 ET

MIFF 2013 Gets Bigger by 25% with the Exclusive Participation of Muar Furniture Association

The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) today announced a major strategic alliance with the Muar Furniture Association (MFA), one of...

Dec 03, 2012, 20:00 ET

The Aquarama Jigsaw Takes Shape

As the pace towards Aquarama 2013 steadily quickens, the various pieces of the complex jigsaw are beginning to fall into place. Two key...

Nov 30, 2012, 03:11 ET

UBM Asia Supports Jewellery Talents

UBM Asia has joined hands with the Jewellery Institute of Guangzhou Panyu Polytechnic in China to set up the UBM Asia Scholarship and UBM...