YGEA to commence 31st gold training course for free on 1 March

The Yangon Region Gold Entrepreneurs Association (YGEA) will offer a gold train­ing for free at its office at No 42/50 on Shwebontha Street, Pabedan Township between 1 and 10 March.


Additionally, an aware­ness course (12th Batch) of anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) will be opened as well.


The respective experts will share education and knowledge about gold min­ing, gold refining, gold trad­ing, opening gold shops and refinery, gold mortgage, gold rate calculation, gold/silver coins and jewellery items.


Those enthusiastic can take out enrollment forms free of charge at the office of the association.


As the number of the trainees is limited, they can contact YGEA’s contact numbers: 09450049282 and 09251992727 for further de­tails.


The precious metal deal­ers’ licences can be sought only with the completion certificate of the AML/CFT course, according to the di­rective (2/2022) in accord with the Section 3 (G) of the Chap­ter 2 issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs’ Central Body on Anti-Money Laundering.


The YGEA handed over 21 applications for precious metal dealers’ licences to the registration board in Pabe­dan, Lanmadaw and Latha townships on 1 April.


U Myo Myint, chair of the YGEA, handed over 21 applications for precious met­al dealers licence to the au­thorities concerned from the General Administration De­partment and the respective registration boards of Lan­madaw (1 application), Latha (1 application), Pabedan (19 applications). — NN/EM