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Dec 16, 2013, 06:43 ET

UBM Sinoexpo Acquires a Majority Interest in China Vending & Kiosk Show and Shanghai Digital Signage Show from Tiansheng

Shanghai UBM Sinoexpo International Exhibition Co Ltd (UBM Sinoexpo), one of UBM Asia's joint venture companies in China, today announces that it...

Dec 09, 2013, 02:30 ET

2nd UBM Asia Scholarship and Grant Awarded Twenty Six Students

To support the development of the education and jewellery industry in Mainland China, UBM Asia has joined hands with the Jewelry Institute of...

Nov 12, 2013, 20:30 ET

FIDexpo, the Russian International Furniture Exhibition confirms Indonesian and Taiwan Pavilions

AMKRI, the Asosiasi Mebel dan Kerajinan Indonesia (Indonesia Furniture and Handicraft Manufacturers Association) have confirmed their presence...

Nov 11, 2013, 13:12 ET

JNA Awards 2014 Partners Announced; 2013 Recipients Revealed

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

Nov 07, 2013, 09:00 ET

Asian Paper 2014 -- Bigger and Better

Asian Paper, the only proven, dedicated exhibition and event for the pulp and paper industry in South-East Asia, will be held once again in Bangkok...

Oct 04, 2013, 05:01 ET
More Muar Furniture Producers To Exhibit at MIFF 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/UBM Asia (Malaysia))

More Muar Furniture Producers To Exhibit at MIFF 2014

More furniture producers from Muar, the furniture city of Malaysia, will exhibit at the 20th anniversary of the Malaysian International Furniture...

Sep 27, 2013, 09:44 ET

UBM ASEAN to Launch the Philippines' First International Beauty Trade Show

UBM ASEAN is pleased to announce the launch of PhilBeauty, a brand new international beauty trade show in the Philippines. This will be the only...

Sep 20, 2013, 07:05 ET

Intermach Myanmar | Subcon Myanmar | Myanmar Water 2013 - 3 shows set the stage for growth in the new Myanmar!

 Today the general international belief is that Myanmar presents an excellent opportunity for investment. Myanmar is ripe for development and...

Sep 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Inaugural Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair Opens with US$100m Antique Pavilion -- A First to be Seen in Singapore

 From 12 to 15 October, the inaugural Singapore Jewellery & Gem Fair will display more than US$100 million (S$120 million) worth of...

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...