28 October 2019
The very 1st Jade and Gems Emporium is being held at Mandalay Convention Centre from the 23rd to 29th October. At the emporium, the jade and gems are being sold through tender system in Myanmar currency. The gem merchants are allowed to view jade and gem lots from 23rd to 25th October and 2,985 jade lots are being put on sale through tender system from 26th to 29th October.
According to the Chairman of Gems Emporium Organizing Committee, on tender opening day, more than 500 jade lots have been sold with over 4.5 billion kyats. Over 6000 local gems merchants and nearly 600 foreign gems merchants attend the emporium.
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