Five gem and jewellery emporiums to be held in 2017

Five gem and jewellery emporiums will be held in 2017, up from only one or two events held annually. Three events will sell gem and jewelry lots in foreign currency while two will be conducted using Myanmar currency, it is learnt from Myanmar Gems and Jewellery Emporium Organising Committee. “Normally, only an event is held […]

Gems lab angles for global recognition

A privately owned gems laboratory equipped with the latest technology opened its doors yesterday, but it will take time for the industry to receive international recognition, insiders say. Myanmar Gemological Laboratory will be able to provide a range of reports at a cost of K15,000 to K150,000 to identify natural or synthetic stones, including treatment […]