Webinar: Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels – Kashmir Sapphires and Natural Pearls

Webinar:Magnificent Jewels and Noble Jewels – Kashmir Sapphires and Natural Pearls Sotheby’s and the Gulf Institute of Gemology (GIG) invite you to get up close and personal with nature’s brilliant gemstones. The joint webinar will be hosted by Sophie Stevens F.G.A. D.G.ADeputy Director and Jewelry Specialist from Sotheby’s Middle East and Eva Kountouraki Gulf Institute of […]

CIBJO

Proud Member of the World Jewellery Confederation CIBJO “Describing itself as the “United Nations of the jewellery business,” CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, represents the interests of all individuals, organisations and companies earning their livelihoods from jewellery, gemstones and precious metals. It is the oldest international organization in jewellery sector, having originally been established in […]

Autumn is here & Sapphire is Calling

Autumn is here & Sapphire is Calling September, the autumn of awakening and sapphire blue. Did you know the blue color of fine sapphires is the standard again which all the other blue gemstones are judged? Sapphires are one of the most durable gemstones too and after this year, so are you! This month we […]

A message from our CEO in uncertain times.

A message from our CEO in uncertain times Dear Friends In these uncertain times, I wanted to reach out to you personally to assure you that GIG has put in place the correct measures to ensure the safety and protection of our customers, partners and employees. Our hearts and thoughts go out to the people […]

Oman enters a new era

Oman enters a new era Oman enters a new era with His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq Al Said. Gulf Institute of Gemology will stand side by side with the Omani Nation to support His Majesty as he leads the country to further prosperity and growth. May we continue the legacy together, and Long May […]

Today is a sad day for not just the Sultanate of Oman but the whole world

Today is a sad day for not just the Sultanate of Oman but the whole world Gulf Institute of Gemology mourns the loss of Oman’s wise, visionary leader, His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Al Said. We extends our sincere condolences to the Omani Nation. With heavy heart and prayers we bid farewell to the […]

GIG Laboratory Services

GIG Laboratory Services The laboratory of the Gulf Institute of Gemology GIG is innovative and equipped with the latest technologies, as only the best equipped laboratories in the world. The Gemological Laboratory analyses all gemstones. From a strictly procedural point of view, we divide our services into the following categories: Natural Diamond Colored Diamonds Lab […]

GIG is a CIBJO member

What is diamond identification? GIG covers the entire jewellery and gemstone sectors. From the first moment we started to build the Institute, we considered some values to be essential, which then became the foundation of the Institute itself. Transparency, ethics, professionalism, knowledge, respect are only a part of the principles we believe in and that […]