Sales of pearl and gems lots for April 2021 in Myanmar kyat took place at Mani Yadana Jade Hall in Nay Pyi Taw for the first day yesterday morning, attended by Chairman of the State Administration Council Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing.
Also present at the ceremony were Council members Lt-Gen Soe Htut and Lt-Gen Moe Myint Tun, Joint-Secretary Lt-Gen Ye Win Oo, Patron of the Central Committee for Holding the Myanmar Gems Emporium Union Minister U Khin Maung Yi, Union ministers U Win Shein, U Chit Naing, U Myint Kyaing, Dr Pwint Hsan and U Maung Maung Ohn, Governor of the Central Bank of Myanmar U Than Nyein, Chairman of Nay Pyi Taw Council Dr Maung Maung Naing, Commander of Nay Pyi Taw Command Maj-Gen Zaw Myo Tin, deputy ministers, Nay Pyi Taw Council members, members of the central emporium committee, gems entrepreneurs and officials.
Officials presented a video presentation on preparation to successfully hold the gems emporium in April 2021 to the Senior General.
The Senior General and party viewed round the rooms to open tenders for jade, CCTV control room, display of uncut gem lots, finished gems products and ornaments on the first floor of the hall, and pearl lots on the ground floor and jade lots outside the hall.
A total of 317 lots of pearl, 2,148 lots of jade and 199 lots of gems for April 2021 will be sold to local gems merchants in Myanmar kyat through an open tender at Mani Yadana Jade Hall from 1 to 10 April. — MNA