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.

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 ...


The Main Item on the Menu

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


Leaving the Locals Cold

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


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