By Dr. Thet Tin Nyunt
Why are Myanmar Jade and Amber famous?
Dr. Thet Tin Nyunt is the Deputy Director-General of the Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education. He is also a part-time lecturer conducting lectures on Gemological studies. His specialty and expertise is Myanmar Jadeite Jade and Amber. Dr. Thet Tin Nyunt has made researches on Myanmar famous Jadeite Jade in HpaKant, Tawmhaw, Nam-Si-Pun and Khamti regions. He has also contributed his knowledge and experience to Myanmar Gems and Jewelry Section in making researches on Ruby, Sapphire and Peridot of Myanmar Origin.
Currently, he is living at No.4, ZabuThiri Director-General Housing, Department of Education, ThukhaTheidi Quarter, Nay Pyi Daw. His contact numbers are 09-5073907, 09-205608.