Myanmar jade to be sold in euros only at emporium

MYANMAR jade will only be available for purchase using euros during the next gems and jade emporium, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation. Under the supervision of the ministry, the Myanmar Gems Emporium Central Committee will hold the first showcase during the term of the new government at the Maniyadana Jade […]

Uncut blue emerald on sale to the highest bidder

An uncut blue emerald valued at €1 million will be sold to the highest bidder during the 51st Myanmar Jewellery Exhibition which runs from June 24 to July 6. The blue emerald is owned by Aung Htay, a small-scale dealer, and will be sold alongside other precious items including €300,000 uncut rubies, topaz as well […]

Myanmar Annual Gems Emporium Kicks off in Nay Pyi Taw

An annual Myanmar gems emporium was opened in Nay Pyi Taw Saturday for its golden jubilee. Some originally-scheduled interim special gem sales and mid- year event were also stopped over the period following the suspension of jade mining work in Pha-Kant, northernmost Kachin state since May 2012 when armed conflicts between the government forces and […]