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July 15, 2018

Mid-Year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium commences

Vice President U Henry Van Thio inspects ruby at Mid-year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium in Mani Yadana Jade Hall on 12 December 2017. Photo: Myanmar News Agency
Vice President U Henry Van Thio inspects ruby at Mid-year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium in Mani Yadana Jade Hall on 12 December 2017. Photo: Myanmar News Agency

The 2017 Mid-Year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium was held yesterday morning at Mani Yadana Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw, with Vice President U Henry Van Thio in attendance.
The emporium was also attended by Pyithu Hluttaw Speaker U Win Myint, Union Ministers U Ohn Win and U Thein Swe, Amyotha Hluttaw natural resources and environmental affairs committee chairman U Kyaw Thiha, Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium Central Committee and Work Committee members, Myanmar Gems & Jewellery Entrepreneurs Association, local and foreign media and officials.
U Henry Van Thio and guests were shown the status of the 2017 Mid-Year Jade and Gems Emporium with a video in Mani Yadana Jade Hall. The Vice President then visited the display and sales booths.
The Myanma Gem Emporium has been held since 1964 and the 2017 Mid-Year Myanma Jade and Gems Emporium is 92nd to be held. In this year’s emporium, 190 lots of gems and 6,685 lots of jade will be up for sale. Gem lots will be displayed from 12 to 14 December and will be sold under an open tender system on 15 December. Jade lots will be displayed from 12 to 15 December and will be sold under an open tender system from 16 to 21 December. Base prices for gem lots are set at 500 euros, while uncut jade lots are set at 4,000 euros. Base price for cut jade lots are set at 1,000 euros.— MNA

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