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Value addition of gems

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article image By Nasir M KhokharGEMS ARE of great value to everyone for their worth, colours and beauty. People believe that a specific gem, as per their zodiac sign, can change their fortune and raise them to the brilliance. All of the kings and emperors had been wearing different gems during their glories. The royal families of the world collect gems since ever. Diamonds, sapphire, ruby, emerald, aquamarine, and topaz etc have always been favorites of royalties and lords of all the times and all geological…Read More

Public-private partnership vital to promote gems

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The public-private partnership is a must for quality improvement and value addition of products related to gemstone and jewellery sector.These were the remarks expressed at a 3-day training workshop on "Gemstone Identification and Evaluation", jointly organized by Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) and PGJDC at PMNH.Purpose of the workshop was to impart training to business persons about gemstones, their identification, characterstics, grading and gemstones…Read More