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Revenues from GST could cross Rs 1 trillion a month post anti-evasion steps

Revenues from GST could cross Rs 1 trillion a month post anti-evasion steps

The estimated collection for 8 months (July-February) of the current financial year is Rs 4.44 trn Revenues from the Goods and Services Tax could cross Rs 1 trillion a month towards the end of next financial year once anti-evasion measures like matching of tax data and e-way bill are put in place, finance ministry officials said on […] Read More

Meet the Indian jewellery designer who whisks magic on celebrities with her breathtaking craft

Meet the Indian jewellery designer who whisks magic on celebrities with her breathtaking craft

True art is an expression of limitless inner beauty and strength. This Bangalore-based jewellery designer—who has made imagination her script, an enthusiastic heart her forge, and spectacular jewellery her master creations—is, for sure, an epitome of this ideology. Bangalore-based jewellery artist and designer, Pallavi Foley (Credit: Veeresh/ NTD India) Pallavi Foley has etched her name in the […] Read More

IIGJ Varanasi facility Commences Operations

IIGJ Varanasi facility Commences Operations

IIGJ Varanasi facility is spread over 6,000 square feet area in Kuber Mall, Rathyatra area of Varanasi. IIGJ Institutes are spread across Mumbai, Delhi and Jaipur, in addition to Varanasi. The Indian Institute of Gems and Jewellery (IIGJ), Varanasi, an educational venture of the Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) starts its maiden operation […] Read More

IIJS Signature Show 2018

IIJS Signature Show 2018

Shining the Spotlight on Design & Innovation , IIJS Signature Show is all set for its 11th Edition from 9th to 12th February , 2018 India’s leading jewellery show Signature IIJS is all set for its 11th Edition from 9-12 February 2018. In the last decade, the show has carved a niche for itself in […] Read More

BMC Set To Remove 2000 Chimney’s From Illegal Jewellery Making Units In Kalbadevi

BMC Set To Remove 2000 Chimney’s From Illegal Jewellery Making Units In Kalbadevi

Residents’ 16-Year Battle Finally Comes To An End As Civic Body Takes A Hammer To Chimneys Spewing Toxic Gases From Illegal Jewellery-Making Units For 16 years, Kalbadevi residents choked on the toxic fumes from the local gold jewellery-making units, while the authorities ignored their pleas for help. But after the Chief Minister ordered the closure […] Read More

Jewellery sector still feels demonetisation pinch

Jewellery sector still feels demonetisation pinch

The gems and jewellery sector in the country is still feeling the after-effects of demonetisation, said the All India Gems and Jewellery Trade Federation (GJF). The body pointed out that the sector was initially hit by the move to the extent of 75% since several buyers had refused to purchase gold. According to Nitin Khandelwal, […] Read More

Chief Minister directs BMC to shift Kalbadevi & Mumbadevi Gold Units

Chief Minister directs BMC to shift Kalbadevi & Mumbadevi Gold Units

Mumbai : Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has directed BMC to shift out gold units in Kalbadevi Road after local residents complained toxic fumes from the melting and polishing units were causing health issues. Bhuleshwar resident Harikishan Garodia who met the CM at the public grievance redressal meeting at Mantralaya on Monday said almost all tge […] Read More

After falling three straight months, gold imports surge 37% in December

After falling three straight months, gold imports surge 37% in December

Gold imports by India, the world’s second-biggest market after China, surged 37 per cent in December after falling for three straight months, according to a person familiar with the data. Inward shipments increased to 77.7 metric tons from 56.9 tons a year ago, the person said, asking not to be named as the information isn’t […] Read More

Crackdown on Jewellers: Tax searches net Rs 815 mn from jewellery couriers

Crackdown on Jewellers: Tax searches net Rs 815 mn from jewellery couriers

Officials from the departments of goods and services tax (GST) and central excise jointly conducted searches on around 200 angadias across the city and seized around 125 packets of diamond, gold jewellery and cash worth Rs 815 million on Thursday. Angadias act as couriers in the diamond trade. They receive packets from clients, in this […] Read More

GJEPC meets Jaitley for special scheme on B2B transactions under GST

GJEPC meets Jaitley for special scheme on B2B transactions under GST

The Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) has made a strong representation to Union finance minister Arun Jaitley for introducing a scheme under Goods and Services Tax (GST), whereby all business-to-business (B2B) transactions between import and export of diamonds are in a no-tax situation. A delegation of GJEPC office-bearers led by its chairman Praveen […] Read More

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