January 1, 1970

De Beers' $250m diamond sale defies summer slowdown

De Beers’s $520m of rough-diamond sales at its most recent auction is raising hopes that the industry can avoid a slowdown in the second half of […]
January 1, 1970

Avoiding the sunset: Jeffery – ‘Re-imagining the mining industry’ via draft charter

The new draft mining charter will only fast track the setting sun over the mining sector which needs a fundamental rethink of flawed policies, says an […]
January 1, 1970

Now anybody can scuba dive for diamonds

Diamond diver Wynand Hendrikse spends his days sailing off the western coast, exploring a private offshore concession. Now, you can too. Source: News
January 1, 1970

De Beers boosts diamond sales as buyers stock up for holidays

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer, boosted sales of the gems in its latest offering as customers began stocking up for the holiday season later […]