Nationwide strike against gold hallmarking rules evokes strong response: GJC

Jain also said that the protesting jewellers will make a representation to district collectors against the gold hallmarking rules.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Over 15,000 jewellers in Gujarat join nationwide strike against Hallmarking Unique ID

The 'token strike' against HUID was called by the All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council and supported by various associations across the country, including Gujarat.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Jewellers to go on token strike on August 23 against gold hallmarking

The All India Gem and Jewellery Domestic Council claimed that the strike will be supported by 350 associations and federations from all four zones of the entire gems and jewellery industry.

published on : 20th August 2021

Changes made to Bureau of Indian Standards' hallmarking scheme

The jeweller or wholesaler who has given the job work has to take the registration and send jewellery for hallmarking. 

published on : 16th August 2021

Mandatory gold hallmarking to come into force from June 16, initially in 256 districts: Centre

A decision in this regard was taken after a meeting chaired by Consumer Affairs Minister Piyush Goyal with industry stakeholders.

published on : 15th June 2021

Chennai jewellers seek extension of deadline for mandatory BIS hallmarking

The government had extended the deadline for mandatory hallmarking of gold jewellery and artefacts by over four months to June 1, 2021 in July 2020.

published on : 5th April 2021