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The vast majority of high-quality rubies sold around the world originate in the Mogok region of Myanmar, formerly Burma, but there are other large sources in Vietnam and Nepal as well as in other regions of Myanmar like ... More »

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The Ruby Tuesday survey is a questionnaire conducted by Ruby Tuesday to measure customer satisfaction. A customer uses the survey to provide feedback on the quality of the restaurant's food and service and to suggest imp... More »

On a carat for carat basis, rubies are worth more than diamonds of similar size and weight. The reason that rubies are more expensive is the fact that it is much rarer for rubies to be found without faults than it is to ... More »

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The Gemological Institute of America reports that rubies originated in Burma (modern-day Myanmar), based on historical references dating back to the 6th century during the Shan dynasty. The Mogok ruby mines were taken ov... More »

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