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Diamonds reign supreme in NWT economy

Canada’s Northwest Territories (NWT) is a diamond-mining powerhouse that continues to provide significant socio-economic benefits to residents and businesses while generating substantial revenues to the territorial government, a government report shows.

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The Ekati mine in 1996 kicked off an unprecedented era of wealth creation in the NWT

Tabled in the NWT legislative assembly on May 28, the 2018 Socio-Economic Agreement Report for Diamond Mines credited diamond mining as the source of 37.