Ruby, Sapphire and Jade - Myanmar

For decades foreign gem dealers have been forbidden from dealing in Myanmar, and Burmese stones have been made toxic by U.N. sanctions. As a first step on the way to recovery, the President of Myanmar invites the gem hunters to be the first to visit the Mogok Valley – the single most gem-rich real estate on Earth.

Original Airdate | Tuesday, January 07, 2014

Ruby, Sapphire and Jade Photos

Ron, Diane and Bernie embark on a journey, searching for the ...

Dropping a Valuable Stone

Ron’s fixer arranges a series of meetings to purchase various ...

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The Main Item on the Menu

Ron and his team attempt to buy world famous Mogok rubies.

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Leaving the Locals Cold

Ron’s negotiating tactics cause Myanmar dealers to reject his ...

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