of precious and semi precious stones
to export of gems and jewellery by exploring new markets in the world.
The sources said out of 25 precious and semi precious stones
and mineral specimens, seven were intermittently exploited and marketed all over the world.
ASTORE -- Minister for Excise and Taxation Gilgit Baltistan Hadir Khan said here Monday said the province was bestowed with precious and semi precious stones
that needed to be exploited for well being of the province.
Pakistan is blessed with a lot of precious and semi precious stones
which after value addition and can earn millions of dollars in countries foreign exchange.
Meanwhile, the meeting noted that the Institute, since its establishment in 2000, has a tremendous role in promoting skilled manpower for making value addition of the precious and semi precious stones
and ensuring profitable business oriented activities in this particular field.
Besides the fusion of Eastern and Western patterns, the jewellery vogue this year echoed the old styled trends of heavy spreaded bangles, light weighed large sized ear rings, normal sized pendants and other accessories studded with semi precious stones
Imports beads of sterling silver, swarovski crystals,fresh water pearls,goldfilled beads and many other semi precious stones
from all around the World.