GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

Today, almost all jewellery companies have their own wholesale websites, online stores, and social media pages. But a year ago, GOLDNET.MARKET, the first jewellery wholesale marketplace appeared in Russia, a new effective tool for the jewellery market...


Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

Huw Daniel is the CEO of Platinum Guild International, overseeing market development activities in China, Japan, India and the USA, on behalf of the platinum producers of South Africa. Before taking up this role in 2015, Huw ran PGI USA for 12 years...

13 september 2021

Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

Italian Exhibition Group (IEG) is a leader in Italy in the organisation of trade fairs and one of the main operators in the trade fair and conference sector at European level, with structures in Rimini and Vicenza, as well as further sites in...

06 september 2021

There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

MDPS, the Israeli start-up Fintech company from the Mazalit Group is gearing up to enter the diamond industry soon. Zeev Maimon, the CEO of MDPS is also the Founder / CEO of MAZALIT, a B2B payment platform designed and dedicated to the global diamond...

30 august 2021

The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

Alex Popov, President of the Moscow Diamond Exchange and head of the Âme jewelry brand, which uses lab-grown diamonds to produce jewelry, sat for an interview with Rough&Polished sharing his views on the coexistence of natural and man-made diamonds in...

23 august 2021

Jewelry Star 2012 will take place in Russian "Tsaritsino" on 3rd December

09 november 2012

This year, the first professional award, Jewelry Star, promoting jewelry brands will be kicked off to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Union of Russian Jewelers under the auspices of the Guild of Russian Jewelers. The best jewelry brands in the Art, Premium and Mass Market Categories are to be nominees of this Award.
The participants of the Award Contest will hold a conference in the morning on December 3 and the main event will start in the evening on the same day.
The Jewelry Star 2012 Award will be handed over at a ceremony in the surroundings of golden luxury which reigned in the era of Catherine II. The guests invited to the event will be treated to jewelry shows run by the nominees, jazz bands and Russian ballet performance. They will be given a chance to visit the Silver Room and enjoy a rare collection of jewelry made in the late 19th – early 20th centuries featuring unique jewelry exhibits by Faberge and his contemporaries. A jewelry raffle will be another pleasant surprise.
The Award Ceremony will be broadcast live on the Award’s official website at

Veronica Novoselova, Rough&Polished