Mandatory hallmarking of gold: Should you be worried about your uncertified jewellery?

The government has made it mandatory for jewellers to sell hallmarked gold. However, to ensure a smooth transition to the new regime, jewellers are allowed to sell their old stock till  January 14, 2021 and register with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). After the deadline, gold jewellery or artefacts without hallmarking cannot be sold … Read more Mandatory hallmarking of gold: Should you be worried about your uncertified jewellery?

AQ Top 5 Fashion Innovators: Carla Fernández

MEXICO CITY – It’s clear enough that Mexican designer Carla Fernández takes the ethics of her work seriously. Her eponymous fashion label’s in-house manifesto, “Creation and Justice: Some Steps to Avoid Trash Fashion,” lays out in detail how her brand collaborates with the indigenous communities that produce and provide the backbone of many of her … Read more AQ Top 5 Fashion Innovators: Carla Fernández

Tourists, take note! Philippine government will no longer allow people to live on crater studded island

The island was long ago designated a national park that”s off-limits to permanent villages. (File Photo: AP) The Philippine government will no longer allow people to live on the crater-studded island that’s home to the erupting Taal volcano, with officials warning that living there would be “like having a gun pointed at you.“ The simmering … Read more Tourists, take note! Philippine government will no longer allow people to live on crater studded island

We Think Future Lifestyle Fashions (NSE:FLFL) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett famously said that ‘Volatility is far from synonymous with risk’. So it seems the smart money knows that debt – which is usually involved in bankruptcies – is a very important factor, when you assess … Read more We Think Future Lifestyle Fashions (NSE:FLFL) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt