The Vietnam International Jewellry Fair 2011, the largest of its kind in the country, opened in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 10, featuring 120 booths of domestic and foreign businesses.

The fair is divided into two sections, one for watches and jewellry products, and the other for jewellry technology, machinery and materials.

Nguyen Thanh Long, General Director of the Saigon Jewelry Co. Ltd. – the organiser - said the event is considered a trade promotion activity for the country’s silver, gold and gemstone industry.

The fair will be open through Nov. 14./.