US funds run Pakistan emerald mines

US funds run Pakistan emerald mines

Because of a lack of skilled labour, most Pakistan stones are exported to Bangkok or Amsterdam, where teams of cutters polish and make them into much more

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Храм Изумрудного Будды(The Temple of the Emerald Buddha) Бангкок, находится в одном комплексе с Королевским дворцом (Grand Palace) и соединяется воротами с северной его частью. Безусловно Изумрудный Будда, находящийся внутри храма, является одной из самых почитаемых буддистами...

Temple of the Emerald Buddha, Bangkok, Thailand

Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew) & Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand.

With US help, miners dig in at former Taliban base

A year after the Pakistani army ousted the militants from the Swat Valley, emerald miners again work in this mountaintop mine once used by insurgents as a

Bangkok: After the turmoil

Walk fewer than a hundred paces, and there is the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, with its painted walls and golden Buddhas. Another few hundred metres away

Musicians gather for Bangkok Jazz Festival

People booking Bangkok hotels for March can look forward to their visit coinciding with the arrival of some of the world's top jazz musicians.

The Bangkok Jazz Festival takes place from March 9th to 14th and boasts an impressive line-up of international artists and local musical talent.

Among the performers scheduled to take part in this year's event are jazz bassist Christian McBride, trumpeter Randy Brecker, virtuoso guitarist Steve Lukather and Darryl Jones, the bass player known for his frequent appearances with The Rolling Stones.

There will also be performances from Asian Fourplay, Jazz Kamikaze, Tokyo Blue and Mariko Endo.

Bangkok's Central World Plaza - said to be the second largest shopping complex in south-east Asia - provides the location for the festival.

Источник: e-Travel Blackboard (press release)

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