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Petra Diamonds launches second ASM initiative

Petra Diamonds launches second ASM initiative

Petra Diamonds has launched an artisanal mining initiative at its Koffiefontein mine.

Precious stones

31 OCTOBER 2019

De Beers data supports Petra grade story

Johan Dippenaar, chief executive of Petra Diamonds, insists the undiluted ore scenario from the company's...

Africa

03 OCTOBER 2014

De Beers data supports Petra grade story

Johan Dippenaar, chief executive of Petra Diamonds, insists the undiluted ore scenario from the company's...

Africa

01 OCTOBER 2014

Petra reaches key milestone

Petra Diamonds Ltd “crossed the bridge”� during the financial year to end-June, now covering the capital for...

Africa

30 JULY 2014

Tanzania juggles multiple prospects

Tanzania's deputy energy and minerals minister, George Simbachawene, says his country aims to raise the...

Africa

02 NOVEMBER 2012

Avocet and Petra included in FTSE 250 Index

Avocet Mining plc and Petra Diamonds Ltd have both been included in the FTSE 250 Index following the...

Europe/Middle East

08 MARCH 2012

Petra Diamonds shares begin Main Market trading

Shares in Petra Diamonds Ltd began trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange on Wednesday...

Africa

21 DECEMBER 2011

Petra receives approval

Petra Diamonds Ltd has been granted ministerial consent from the South African government for its proposed...

Africa

19 AUGUST 2011

Diamond revaluations could boost project economics

Several diamond development projects could receive an economic boost this year as resources get revalued...

Africa

27 MAY 2011

Trans Hex buys De Beers mines

De Beers Consolidated Mines (DBCM) has sold its Namaqualand mines in South Africa to Trans Hex Group...

Africa

13 MAY 2011

Diamond prices show continued strength into 2011 – Petra

Petra Diamonds says diamond prices achieved in a February 2011 tender were 6-8% higher than the average...

Africa

21 FEBRUARY 2011

De Beers sells Finsch to Petra for US$210m

De Beers has chosen Petra Diamonds Ltd as the preferred bidder for the sale of the Finsch diamond mine...

Africa

28 JANUARY 2011