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Alrosa ramps up production despite sales slump

Alrosa ramps up production despite sales slump

Sales continue to slide for Russian diamond major Alrosa

Precious stones

17 OCT 2019
De Beers' weak sales highlight ongoing squeeze

De Beers' weak sales highlight ongoing squeeze

Anglo American's De Beers latest diamond sales figures point to a continued depression in markets.

Precious stones

04 OCT 2019
Coloured gemstones outperform diamonds says Edison

Coloured gemstones outperform diamonds says Edison

Coloured gemstones are selling better than diamonds, Edison Investment Research has found.

Precious stones

27 SEP 2019
Lucara finds coloured diamonds in Botswana

Lucara finds coloured diamonds in Botswana

Lucara Diamonds has made two significant finds at its Karowe mine in Botswana

Precious stones

27 SEP 2019
Cloudy outlook for miners in latest bank research

Cloudy outlook for miners in latest bank research

Morgan Stanley, Macquarie bullish on Iluka despite share price drop

Gold and Silver

25 SEP 2019
Cash-strapped Petra finds 20ct blue stone

Cash-strapped Petra finds 20ct blue stone

Petra Diamonds has found a 20 carat blue gem at its Cullinan mine in South Africa.

Discovery

24 SEP 2019
Zambia tax hike takes toll on Gemfields investment

Zambia tax hike takes toll on Gemfields investment

Zambia's decision to slap a 15% export charge on gemstone exports is hitting investment.

Precious stones

20 SEP 2019
Alrosa board to approve Kristall purchase

Alrosa board to approve Kristall purchase

Russia's Alrosa to buy downstream diamond polisher Kristall

M&A

18 SEP 2019
NZ's Barrytown polymetallic alluvial project gets a technical tick

NZ's Barrytown polymetallic alluvial project gets a technical tick

Data mining pays off for developer of overlooked project

Precious stones

11 SEP 2019
Osisko Gold to buy Stornoway

Osisko Gold to buy Stornoway

Quebec's only diamond miner granted creditor protection

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10 SEP 2019
Lesotho diamond miner posts profit

Lesotho diamond miner posts profit

Modest first-half profit and a strong start to the December half

Precious stones

03 SEP 2019
Stornoway on thin ice

Stornoway on thin ice

The operator of Quebec's only diamond mine staring at debt default event

Precious stones

23 AUG 2019
Trade tensions not helping diamond sales, says Alrosa

Trade tensions not helping diamond sales, says Alrosa

Diamond market could be coming back to supply-demand balance, says major miner

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09 AUG 2019
ALROSA reshapes management

ALROSA reshapes management

Diamond producer loses decorated duo

Precious stones

31 JUL 2019