UAE Kimberley Process(KP) Office-the body responsible for regulating the entry and exit of all rough diamonds to the UAE-announced today that it has been awarded the ISO 9001 Certification for Quality Management Systems (QMS) by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance, marking it as the first global KP office to receive an official ISO Certification.
Nearly 400 delegates from across the globe welcomed at Almas Conference Centre to discuss disruption in the diamond industry. Nemesis International unveils world’s largest ‘D Coloured’ polished diamond certified by GIA
Synova announces ground-breaking automatic cutting and shaping solution for diamond manufacturers. Conference follows unveiling of the new Dubai Diamond Exchange, the largest diamond auction facility of its kind in the world
The DDE auction facility located in the high security second level of Almas Tower, has 41 state of the art viewing stations with specially designed lighting and high-resolution cameras
Designed principally for rough and polished diamonds, changes have been made to the DDE windows to enable trade of coloured gemstones. Executive Chairman and CEO: “Our priority remains to constantly modernise our infrastructure, services and products to ensure DMCC, and Dubai, remain one of the largest and most influential diamond trading hubs in the world”
The Dubai Design Academy offers an exclusive jewellery-design programme in the heart of the emirate. Led by passionate gemology and jewellery experts, DDA will equip students with both technical jewellery manufacturing and designing skills.
DDA is licensed by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), and has partnered with Gemvision USA to provide advanced CAD training