Myanmar Police Force will arrange special security for foreign gems buyers at the upcoming Myanma Gems Emporium at Nay Pyi Taw, U Kyaw Htay, secretary of Gems Entrepreneurs Association, said.
The authorities will deploy a special tourist police force unit, which will also provide health services and other assistances to foreign gems buyers, he said.
“We would like to ensure safety for all the foreign buyers and we will try to provide every kind of assistance,” U Kyaw Htay said.
The 51st Myanma Gems Emporium will be held from June 24 to July 6 at Mani Yadana Hall in the capital city.
A total of 7,500 gem lots will be displayed at the emporium – 2,100 lots of which are from the government and the rest will be displayed by local companies.