23 (BNA): The Bahrain Institute for Pearls & Gemstones (DANAT) has held a special ceremony during which staff received the 'HRD Antwerp Certified Diamond Grader' Diploma following the completion of DANAT's first externally taught gemology
course, provided by HRD Antwerp (HRD) - Europe's leading authority in diamond certification.
Laura has since expanded her knowledge by completing a Diploma in Gemology
and won the National Diamond Guild Award at an early stage in her career.
ARAB NEWS The New Jeweller Group has launched the first edition of Jawhara Heritage Jewellery Design Competition & Awards, powered by GIA, the world's foremost authority in gemology
This color-illustrated jewelry book is for students and practitioners in gemology
and others who love jewelry and precious stones.
On the sidelines of the show, the world's foremost authority on gemology
, the Gemmological Institute of America (GIA), will be offering complimentary seminars on topics including diamonds, coloured stones, pearls, how to read GIA grading reports and important tips when purchasing jewellery.
Very highly recommended for personal, professions, community, and academic library collections, "Exotic Gems: How to Identify, Evaluate & Select Jade & Abalone Pearls" is an ideal reference for jewelers, sales associates, appraisers, gem collectors, gemology
students, designers, gem dealers and consumers.
Despite the importance of the industry, which employs around 5,000 people in Lebanon, Mouchantaf lamented the lack of a gemology
course at any university in the country.
A certification and chart from the International Gemology
Institute used by Malabar Gold & Diamonds.
Following completion of the project, local gemstones dealers would be equipped with modern knowledge and training of gemology
besides producing skilled labor force for gem cutting industry.
A basic course in gemology
or jewellery designing can fetch you a salary in the range of `10,000 to `18,000 a month.
With entries from more than 350 local, regional and international designers, the winners walked away with trophies, certificates and prizes awarded by GIA Middle East, the world's foremost authority in gemology
The Polytechnic of Namibia announced the launch of the Gemology
Training Programme last week at the inauguration of the Keetmanshoop Gemstone Centre and Graduation Ceremony of Gemology