New Indonesian Pearl Auction House
Mataram (ANTARA News) - Marine Affairs and Fisheries Minister Sharif Cicip Sutarjo inaugurated the new House of Indonesian Pearls (RMI) on Lombok Island, West Nusa Tenggara Province, on Wednesday.
The auction house is located just across Lombok International airport in Tanah Awu, Pujut sub-district, Central Lombok district.
The new facility is expected to help promote Indonesian pearls internationally and also to help educate the public about the countrys pearls, the minister noted.
In addition to pearl transactions, a number of trainings and courses on pearl cultivation and related activities will be organized in the pearl house.
Among those present in the inauguration ceremony were Deputy Governor of West Nusa Tengara Muh Amin and Central Lombok District Head Suhaili FT. Read full story on Indonesia Pearl auction house here.