Myanmar Pearl Enterprise handles oyster fishing and breeding, as well as the culturing, harvesting, and selling of pearls.
Myanma Gems Enterprise runs the country’s gem emporiums and is responsible for permits, licenses, and marketing jade and other gemstones.
The holding companies are linked to the military and are involved in mining.
The city’s Loretto Hospital is under fire for allegedly vaccinating ineligible people at several locations, including a jewelry store.
Lingering technical and administrative issues have had some business organizations calling for more time to apply.
President Joe Biden revised PPP to prioritize small business owners who may have missed out on previous rounds.
The company expects the wage increase to go into effect by spring 2022.
The government says they are wholly owned subsidiaries of a conglomerate owned or controlled by the Burmese military, which was behind the recent coup.
The vice president’s pearls, J. Lo’s ode to France, and more.
The two-part bill would give $300 billion to the Paycheck Protection Program but does not include stimulus checks.
The National Retail Federation is urging the White House and Congress to reach a deal on a stimulus package as retailers and families struggle to make ends meet.
Tom Collier stepped down as CEO of Pebble Limited Partnership over remarks he made about the state’s top politicians in secretly recorded tapes.
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The requirement that products made in Hong Kong be marked with China as their country of origin will be enforced beginning Sept. 25.
And the price is likely to keep rising this year.
An open letter from a group of black, indigenous, and people of color jewelry designers calls for more support, education and equity.