KATHMANDU: Nepal International Gem and Jewellery Expo is scheduled to be held in the Capital from May 17 to 19.

As per the organisers, there will be around 60 stalls in the expo — 36 related to gold and diamond jewellery, four related to loose gems, two related to silver jewellery, two related to lapidary (gem cutting), 12 related to rock and minerals and four related to education.

Apart from business-to-business meetings, a twoday seminar on precious gems will also be held on the sidelines of the expo, as per a media release.