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Gemstone demand increasing

Global demand for gemstones is on the up, according to Gemfields plc's chief executive Ian Harebottle....

Africa

09 MAY 2014

Gemfields swings to loss after auctions confusion

London-listed Gemfields plc swung to a full-year loss after being hit by an ongoing dispute with the...

Capital markets

03 OCTOBER 2013

Zimbabwe: Elections and sanctions

While the mining industry is accustomed to monitoring Zimbabwean elections, the latest poll on July 31,...

Leadership

16 AUGUST 2013

This week: 9/8/13

This week in numbers 16 Date in August when the talks between Anglo American Platinum Ltd...

Base metals

09 AUGUST 2013

Gemfields' Zambian auction breaks company price record

Gemfields plc's emerald and beryl auction held in Lusaka, Zambia, achieved a company record average per...

Capital markets

26 JULY 2013

Swart made CFO

AIM-quoted gemstones producer, Richland Resources Ltd, made Louis Swart chief financial officer. Swart,...

Africa

26 APRIL 2013

Gemfields to buy Fabergé for US$133M

Gemfield's plc said it plans to buy luxury jeweller Fabergé Ltd, best known for the jewelled eggs commissioned...

Europe/Middle East

21 NOVEMBER 2012

Greenland: Gaining pace

On June 21, 2009 (Greenland's national day) the government implemented the Greenland Self-Government...

Europe/Middle East

19 NOVEMBER 2010

Gem expert killed by mob

A British gem expert has been killed by a mob at his property in Kenya, in a row that was believed to...

Africa

19 AUGUST 2009