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Gemfields poised to restart mines after COVID layoff

Gemfields poised to restart mines after COVID layoff

Ramp up expected by end of April

Precious stones

01 MARCH 2021
Virus hits Lusaka auction 'buoyancy'

Virus hits Lusaka auction 'buoyancy'

Coronavirus hits China gemstone buying sentiment

Precious stones

24 FEBRUARY 2020
Fura improves Mozambique ruby reach

Fura improves Mozambique ruby reach

Company announces share purchase and non-competing accord with GemRock

Precious stones

11 FEBRUARY 2020
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 SEPTEMBER 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 SEPTEMBER 2019
Romancing the stone

Romancing the stone

Private investment modernises Colombia's emerald production.

Precious stones

29 JULY 2019
Fura launches placement to raise C$30.4M

Fura launches placement to raise C$30.4M

Funds will be used to develop Coscuez and projects in Mozambique

Project finance

15 MAY 2019
Fura releases maiden resource estimate for Coscuez

Fura releases maiden resource estimate for Coscuez

The maiden resource estimate is also the first of its kind in Colombia's emerald sector

Discovery

13 DECEMBER 2018
Fura to raise US$5.2M through placement

Fura to raise US$5.2M through placement

Funds will be used for Colombian and Mozambican exploration and development

Project finance

26 NOVEMBER 2018
Gemfields finds 5,655-carat emerald

Gemfields finds 5,655-carat emerald

Miner has not sat on its hands, selling Inkalamu next month in Singapore

Discovery

30 OCTOBER 2018
Fura launches all-female wash plant team at Coscuez

Fura launches all-female wash plant team at Coscuez

Team is the first part of a series of initiatives to promote female participation

Sustainability

23 OCTOBER 2018