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Could pearls replace diamonds as a girl’s best friend?

In brooches, bracelets, chokers and necklaces, top brands Tiffany & Co. and Chopard are using pearls in high-jewellery collections – with fantastic results

17 May 2019 - 2:00AM

In brooches, bracelets, chokers and necklaces, top brands Tiffany & Co. and Chopard are using pearls in high-jewellery collections – with fantastic results

Could pearls replace diamonds as a girl’s best friend?
How bespoke high jewellery is created for the super-rich

Houses like Cartier and Qeelin work with closely with clients to achieve a balance between creativity and practicality

14 May 2019 - 5:24AM

Houses like Cartier and Qeelin work with closely with clients to achieve a balance between creativity and practicality

How bespoke high jewellery is created for the super-rich
Asian jewellery designers sparkle on red carpet alongside titans Bulgari, Chanel and Cartier

While luxury houses continue to grow, the past decade has seen the emergence of Viren Bhagat, Cindy Chao, Anna Hu and Wallace Chan, who work with unconventional materials to create imaginative pieces

4 May 2019 - 2:55AM

While luxury houses continue to grow, the past decade has seen the emergence of Viren Bhagat, Cindy Chao, Anna Hu and Wallace Chan, who work with unconventional materials to create imaginative pieces

Asian jewellery designers sparkle on red carpet alongside titans Bulgari, Chanel and Cartier
How the place of origin can seriously ramp up a gemstone’s value

Kashmir sapphires and Colombian emeralds always carry a sizeable premium

9 Feb 2019 - 3:43AM

Kashmir sapphires and Colombian emeralds always carry a sizeable premium

How the place of origin can seriously ramp up a gemstone’s value
At auction, few assets fare better than designer jewels – here’s why

Designer jewels have extra sparkle when it comes to auction, as buyers jostle for sought-after designs crafted with loving care and imagination

7 Feb 2019 - 5:36AM

Designer jewels have extra sparkle when it comes to auction, as buyers jostle for sought-after designs crafted with loving care and imagination

At auction, few assets fare better than designer jewels – here’s why
Elizabeth Taylor to Angelababy: most famous jewellery pieces in history

It's not just the quality of the diamonds that give certain jewellery pieces their fame - it’s also their association with a celebrity

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

It's not just the quality of the diamonds that give certain jewellery pieces their fame - it’s also their association with a celebrity

Elizabeth Taylor to Angelababy: most famous jewellery pieces in history
Saigon River views in demand as developers bank on luxury blocks in prime Ho Chi Minh City
Diamonds at auction offer investors colourful temptations
Chengdu property developers release premium projects as outlook improves
Hong Kong boards must lead corruption fight to create effective internal risk-management culture
Hong Kong’s cross-border connection paves way for major IPOs
Outbound investments still encouraged, despite Beijing’s curbs on ‘irrational’ deals
Deal or no deal: Hong Kong’s IPO market loses out to New York, Shanghai and Shenzhen rivals
Stock Connect initiatives enhance Hong Kong’s trading links with Shanghai and Shenzhen
Bond Connect scheme offers positive spin-offs to Hong Kong and mainland China
HKEX eyes third board to draw more technology start-ups to Hong Kong
Tall order: towers light up Xiamen’s skyline as statements of growing confidence in city’s future
Appetite grows for exotic gemstones among jewellers
Why Hong Kong is now the world’s second-largest jewellery auction hub
Xian shopping mall developers deliver improved leisure experience for customers
Up and away: Ho Chi Minh’s skyscrapers continue to grow
New look: Edgier designs are changing the face of Ho Chi Minh City
Smarter investors seek rare and vintage collectable high-jewellery pieces from auctions
Transformable wedding jewellery gains popularity as brides go bespoke
Global jewellery brands are upbeat about Hong Kong despite tough times facing the luxury retail sector in the city
Prestige of HKU’s engineering and nursing programmes guarantees career options

HKU provides nursing and engineering students with both theoretical and practical experience.

20 Jul 2018 - 8:47PM

HKU provides nursing and engineering students with both theoretical and practical experience.

Prestige of HKU’s engineering and nursing programmes guarantees career options
Hong Kong’s IPO market remains buoyant despite global and regional economic uncertainties
Twice as good: Shenzhen-Hong Kong link offers overseas investors access to tech firms
Towering ahead: Xiamen developers invest heavily to build  prime residential and mixed-use property
Multibillion-dollar investments:  infrastructure projects bolster Sanya’s position as top destination for business and leisure