January 1, 1970

Gem Diamonds says bad weather could raise costs

Gem Diamonds has said it might need to reassess its full-year guidance for operating costs and ore tonnes treated after extreme weather conditions in Lesotho. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

Petra Diamonds mines 138-carat white diamond

Petra Diamonds has it recovered a 138 carat white diamond at the historic Cullinan mine near Pretoria in South Africa. Source: News
January 1, 1970

People want tourism, not destructive mining – Green Bishop

Green tourism areas are becoming increasingly valuable, but the massive destruction of open cast mining is threatening this ideal, says Bishop Geoff Davies. Source: News
January 1, 1970

SA’s richest man buys stake in diamond mine

Christo Wiese, SA’s richest man, has formed a consortium of investors who plan to take control of Trans Hex, a diamond miner based in Cape Town. […]