Record Haul in Jade Sales to Burmese Traders

YANGON — Jade sales at a major gems emporium for local traders in Myanmar hit a record high this week, a spokesperson for the Myanma Gems Enterprise sales committee told The Irrawaddy on Tuesday. Min Thu, the assistant director of the Myanma Gems Enterprise sales committee, said jade sales totaled 126 billion kyats (US$126 million), […]