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Press Release: GIA Creates GemKids for Schools Curriculum
Press Release: Third through fifth grade teachers have a new colorful way to engage and excite students about geology, minerology and gemology through the Gemological Institute of America's (GIA) new GemKids for Schools...
Marketing Feb 04, 2015 GIA
GIA Museum Displays Intricate Animal Carvings by Dreher
More than 20 intricately carved and lifelike animal sculptures by gemstone carvers Gerd and Patrick Dreher will go on exhibit at the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in Carlsbad, California, beginning February 19. The Dreher family, whose...
Gemstones Jan 29, 2015 Jeff Miller
Press Release: GIA Revises Colored Stone, Pearl Reports
Press Release: Effective February 1, 2015, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) will begin issuing revised colored stone and pearl reports and launch Report Check enhancements. The revised reports feature improved gemstone...
Research Jan 29, 2015 GIA
2015 Sign
A Happier Year Ahead?
Diamantaires were happy to see the back of 2014. After all, it was a tough year in which polished diamond prices declined, accelerating the general downtrend evident since mid-2011. Therefore, there is understandably some uncertainty about...
Polished Markets Jan 02, 2015 Avi Krawitz
Yellow Rough
The Diamond Story of 2014
The reduction of bank credit available to the diamond industry is a game changer that will influence the market for many years to come. Therefore, this column has chosen bank credit as its most important story...
Polished Markets Dec 26, 2014 Avi Krawitz
GIA Explores Ruby, Sapphire in Malawi
Press Release: In 1958, a ruby and sapphire deposit was discovered about 145 kilometers south of Malawi’s capital of Lilongwe on Chimwadzulu Hill. Although this is one of the oldest known gemstone deposits on the African continent, very...
Gemstones Nov 21, 2014 GIA
GIA Researchers Convene for Annual Meeting
Press Release: More than 40 global researchers from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) met November 12 and 13 for the Institute’s annual research meeting in Carlsbad, California. The scientists reviewed their current gemological research...
Research Nov 17, 2014 GIA
Gems & Gemology Illuminates Sri Lanka’s Gem Industry
Press Release: The fall 2014 issue of the Gemological Institute of America's (GIA) scientific quarterly journal Gems & Gemology (G&G) highlights Sri Lanka, recounting two decades of evolutionary and revolutionary changes in mining, trading...
Research Nov 14, 2014 GIA
GIA's Board of Governors Inducts Dr. John Valley
Press Release: The Gemological Institute of America's (GIA) board of governors inducted Dr. John W. Valley, Charles R. Van Hise professor in the Department of Geoscience at the University of Wisconsin at Madison, as its newest member during the November...
Research Nov 12, 2014 GIA
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Rapaport Calls for End to Rampant Over-grading of Diamonds
PRESS RELEASE, November 10, 2014, New York ... Martin Rapaport, the chairman of the Rapaport Group, has released a comprehensive editorial titled “Honest Grading” that discloses the over-grading of over 100,000 diamonds, valued...
Research Nov 10, 2014 Rapaport
GIA Suspends Diamond Sealing Services & Duplicate Reports
Press Release: Effective immediately, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) will suspend diamond sealing services and the issuance of duplicate reports at all locations.The Institute is taking this action after receiving a sealed diamond for...
Research Nov 03, 2014 GIA
Students Benefit from GIA-Sponsored Mandela Day Libraries
Press Release: Around 1,600 primary school students from notable mining areas in South Africa – at the Tebogo Primary School in Sonop, located near the platinum mines of Rustenburg, and Kgabang Primary School in Ritchie, outside...
Marketing Oct 31, 2014 GIA
GIA Researchers Visit Emerald Mines in Zambia
Press Release: In September 2014, a team of field researchers from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) traveled to Zambia to collect emerald samples for the Institute’s gem identification database and to document the current state of Kagem,...
Research Oct 20, 2014 GIA
GIA's Career Fair Attracts 600 Job Seekers
Press Release: More than 600 motivated, aspiring professionals connected with 26 companies at the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Jewelry Career Fair & Open House on October 10, in Carlsbad, California. Recruiters and hiring managers...
Marketing Oct 13, 2014 GIA
GIA Announces New Fee Structure for Quality Assurance Services
Press Release: The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) has implemented a new, lower-cost fee structure for Quality Assurance (QA) services. The service is specifically designed to screen parcels of D-to-Z diamonds and colored diamonds up to 0.20...
Marketing Sep 29, 2014 GIA
GIA Career Fair 2013
Jewelry’s Largest Recruiting Event Draws Distinguished Industry Veterans
Press Release: On October 10, some of the biggest names in the gem and jewelry industry will gather at the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) Carlsbad, California headquarters for its annual Jewelry Career Fair &...
Polished Markets Sep 28, 2014 GIA
GIA Hosts Rough Diamond Evaluation Course in Côte d'Ivoire
Press Release: In an effort to further the gem and jewelry industry’s beneficiation initiatives, the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) debuted its rough diamond evaluation course in French in Côte d'Ivoire. The class, which was held...
Polished Markets Sep 28, 2014 GIA
GIA Hosts Two GemFests at Hong Kong Show
Press Release: Attendees of the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, occurring September 15 to 21, will have the opportunity to hear from recognized gem experts during two GemFests, hosted by the Gemological Institute of America...
Marketing Sep 12, 2014 GIA
GIA Names Andrews to Oversee Ethics & Compliance
The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) appointed Katherine Palmer Andrews as vice president of ethics and compliance, a new role within the organization. Andrews has extensive experience developing enterprise compliance programs and leading global...
Marketing Sep 09, 2014 Jeff Miller
GIA Opens Recruiting Registration for Oct. Career Fair
Press Release: The Gemological Institute of America (GIA) opened recruiter registration for its upcoming jewelry career fair and open house in Carlsbad, California. GIA’s jewelry career fair and open house, the industry’s...
Marketing Sep 05, 2014 GIA
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