Budget 2018: Reeling under dwindling exports, AEPC seeks several relief

Reeling from a continued fall in export growth and marginal refunds on the goods and services tax (GST), the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) has written to the government, seeking 12-15 types of relief. They want the duty drawback and the refund of state levies (ROSL) to be restored to pre-GST levels, and also exemptions … Read more Budget 2018: Reeling under dwindling exports, AEPC seeks several relief

Auction highlight: a storied Hollywood jewel box comes under the hammer

Today Bonhams Los Angeles will auction the author Jackie Collins’ watch and jewellery collection as part of the sale of her $3m estate. During a near-50 year writing career, the author, who died in 2015, wrote 32 novels, selling half a billion copies worldwide. Born in London in 1937, the younger sister of actress Joan Collins who starred … Read more Auction highlight: a storied Hollywood jewel box comes under the hammer

Manish Arora jewellery for under 11K? Sign us up

In case you’re looking to give heavy duty jewellery a break this wedding season (and save some bucks while you’re at it), then Swarovski’s latest collection of contemporary designer jewellery may just be what you’re looking for. The label has collaborated with three of India’s top designers to create a range of modern Indian jewellery, … Read more Manish Arora jewellery for under 11K? Sign us up

30 Under 30 Designer Claudia Li Shows Her Fall/Winter 2017 Collection At New York Fashion Week

What’s the angle on fashion designer Claudia Li? For the 2017 FORBES 30 Under 30 honoree, there’s nowhere to go but up with a mentor like British designer J.W.Anderson—and Li’s fall/winter 2017 collection is her most elevated work yet—literally, with models standing on three-foot-high mirrored podiums at her New York Fashion Week presentation. Showcasing her … Read more 30 Under 30 Designer Claudia Li Shows Her Fall/Winter 2017 Collection At New York Fashion Week