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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...

Jun 20, 2013, 10:05 ET
(From left) Helen Molesworth, Managing Director, Academy of Gubelin; Nissim Palomo, CMO of Israel Diamond Institute; Letitia Chow, founder of JNA and Director of Business Development - Jewellery Group at UBM Asia; Wolfram Diener, Senior Vice President of UBM Asia; Peter Suen, Executive Director of Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group; Smit Virani, Director of KARP Jewellery; Richard Wan of Robert Wan Tahiti.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

JNA Awards 2013 Honourees Revealed

JNA (Jewellery News Asia), main organiser of the second edition of the JNA Awards, proudly announced the Honourees across 13 categories of...

Jun 17, 2013, 05:38 ET

UBM CEO David Levin Strengthened Ties with Government Bodies and the Exhibition Industry with His China Visit

David Levin, CEO of UBM plc visited China from May 26 to June 5, 2013 and had successful meetings and exchanges with Chinese government bodies...

Jun 13, 2013, 21:43 ET
Visit SEAFIE 2013, 13-16 September in Kuala Lumpur for mid-to-high end furniture & interiors brand.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

Japanese Companies Eye SEAFIE to Reach out to ASEAN Market

 Japanese furniture and furnishing companies have announced participation at the inaugural Southeast Asia Furniture & Interiors...

Jun 13, 2013, 09:14 ET
(From left) 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 Traders Association (TGJTA).  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Industry Veterans Nirupa Bhatt and Vichian Veerasaksri Join JNA Awards 2013 Judging Panel

The organiser of the JNA Awards, the most prestigious awards event to recognise and honour excellence and achievement in the jewellery and...

May 21, 2013, 04:13 ET
(From left) Lin Qiang, President and Managing Director of the Shanghai Diamond Exchange; James Courage, Chief Executive of Platinum Guild International; Albert Cheng, Managing Director of World Gold Council - Far East.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia Ltd)

Industry Experts Lead JNA Awards 2013 Judging Panel Albert Cheng, James Courage and Lin Qiang to Serve as Judges Again

HONG KONG, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The organiser of the JNA Awards, the most prestigious awards event in the jewellery and gemstone...

May 20, 2013, 07:10 ET

Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair is Going Mobile

UBM Asia announced the launch of a mobile application for its Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fairs. Powered by the show's official online media,...

May 15, 2013, 08:00 ET

INTERMACH Thailand Open Doors for ASEAN Machinery & Subcontracting Industries this Week

INTERMACH, ASEAN's leading industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition prepares to open doors May 16-19 at BITEC, Bangkok Thailand. Now in...

May 15, 2013, 01:55 ET

Seminar on eCommerce for Jewellery Businesses

The jewellery trade platform JewelleryNetAsia will host a seminar "Successes in Jewellery eCommerce" during the June Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem...

May 14, 2013, 09:00 ET

Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair Sets to Shine as Southeast Asia's Fine Jewellery Event

Today, UBM announced that more than 176 exhibitors from over 25 countries have confirmed their participation in the inaugural Singapore Jewellery...

Apr 29, 2013, 21:53 ET

UBM Asia Supports Tree Planting Challenge 2013 and Plants 150 Seedlings

UBM Asia demonstrates environmental commitment by sponsoring its staff to participate in the Tree Planting Challenge 2013 organised by Friends of...

Apr 25, 2013, 06:23 ET
The first 180 square metres tent was built near the Temporary Emergency Center in Tian Quan County on 24 April for homeless people in the earthquake.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia)

UBM plc and UBM Sinoexpo Donate Two Large Tents in Support of Ya'an Earthquake Relief in China

In response to the magnitude 7.0 earthquake on 20 April that hit Lushan County in Ya'an city, Sichuan Province in China, UBM plc and its major...

Apr 23, 2013, 21:00 ET

CPhI Japan, ICSE Japan, P-MEC Japan, BioPh Japan, and Pharmatec Japan Exhibitions Open Doors to Japan's US$90 Billion Pharmaceutical Market

Japan's most international annual event for the pharmaceutical industry opened today at the Tokyo Big Sight Exhibition Center. Since the launch of...

Apr 22, 2013, 08:00 ET

INTERMACH Thailand Paves Way for Machinery and Automotive Industry Growth

 INTERMACH, ASEAN's leading industrial machinery and subcontracting exhibition will host its largest and most business-enticing event to date...

Apr 22, 2013, 04:58 ET

UBM Asia and RESTEC Enter Into a Strategic Partnership on Jewellery Fairs in Russia

UBM Asia today announces that it has entered into a strategic partnership with RESTEC Group on the leading B2B jewellery fairs in Russia....

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...