For reviving the gemstone
industry, serious efforts of the government are urged for making the country a global market: Geological mapping and survey of the areas having gemstone
deposits, introducing advanced technology, improved methods of mining, establishment of trading houses and formation of cutting/refining centers and gem training facilities (providing cutting, gemology, designing and manufacturing trainings) in major cities, strict quality control, establishing gem labs for certification, effective marketing, exhibition, showcasing and developing infrastructure for facilitation e.
Jeff McIntyre, Gemstone
's principal, noted that in aligning the two companies, Gemstone
will open a Miami office, and that he and Prins will continue to lead the company, overseeing all aspects of the portfolio's operation.
A female customer recently asked for a ring with a gemstone
on which she could write the Qur'an because her sheikh had advised her to do so," he said.
The demand of Pakistani gemstones
continues to grow rapidly in the international market and there is a need to exploit the country's natural reserves and to create a substantial niche.
facials will tone the skin, promote blood circulation, support the epidermal layer renewal process, exfoliates and cleanses the skin and provide the skin with a radiant glow, she said.
No money changed hands in the transaction, Gemstone
alleged, because the trust and Mr.
Azul Systems, Inc, a provider of enterprise server appliances, and GemStone
Systems, a provider of distributed data management and virtualisation solutions, announced on Tuesday (13 November) an alliance to deliver scalable and available data grids for Extreme Transaction Processing (XTP).
Such action could assist with tackling issues of tax evasion through undervaluation, money laundering through overvaluation, and gemstone
smuggling through misdescription, all mechanisms employed by transnational organized criminals, that well-informed frontline officers could truncate or disrupt.
Twenty-five years ago you could not get an Ontario amethyst gemstone
ring," Steve says.
Elements in the center of the periodic table tend to color minerals, making many ordinary minerals into gemstones
(hard, colorful minerals)," says Mickey Gunter, a mineralogist at the University of Idaho.
The International Colored Gemstone
Association (ICA; New York) announced that it has launched "InColor," a new magazine that replaces the association's two decade-old "ICA Gazette" newsletter.
Because there's so many factors unique to colored gemstone
buying and selling; from tips on evaluating color and understanding the differences between a natural and an enhanced gem to recognizing the signs of fraud and misrepresentation in the colored gemstone
world, and determining value.