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Diamonds reign supreme in NWT economy

Diamonds reign supreme in NWT economy

Diamond mining was the source of 37.3% of the NWT gross domestic product in 2017

Precious stones

13 JUNE 2019
Infrastructure deficit belies NWT mineral potential

Infrastructure deficit belies NWT mineral potential

Mining diversification key as diamond fortunes wane

Politics

13 DECEMBER 2018
Rio opens fourth Diavik pipe

Rio opens fourth Diavik pipe

Openpit to sustain extended mine life to 2025

Precious stones

21 AUGUST 2018
Diamond supply heading lower in 2018

Diamond supply heading lower in 2018

Majors set to shake off excess inventory in 2018

Precious stones

05 MARCH 2018
"Sharing these stories … is a responsibility for the entire industry"

"Sharing these stories … is a responsibility for the entire industry"

De Beers' Bruce Cleaver wins award for advancement of women

Precious stones

18 JANUARY 2018
Sparkle fading for Rio Tinto

Sparkle fading for Rio Tinto

Declining diamond market makes business case tough to justify for major

Miner's right

18 SEPTEMBER 2017
A busted project pipeline

A busted project pipeline

Gahcho Kué start and Bunder halt leave few new diamond projects in the works

Precious stones

05 SEPTEMBER 2016
K2 activism highlights diamond opportunity

K2 activism highlights diamond opportunity

Management making all the right sounds after investors speak up

North America

06 JANUARY 2016
Diamonds in the rough

Diamonds in the rough

Precious revenues and profits dramatically cut in weak market

Australia

22 OCTOBER 2015

Iamgold profits from Diavik royalty sale

Sale of royalty another indicator of diamond demand

North America

23 MARCH 2015

Rio diamond u-turn benefits Diavik

Rio Tinto, which owns 60% of Diavik, and its joint venture partner, Dominion Diamond (40%), have pledged...

North America

27 NOVEMBER 2014

Diamond market starts to sparkle

Lustre slowly returned to the diamond industry in 2013 and the first half of 2014. Although the global...

Africa

12 SEPTEMBER 2014