We probably have more rare earth deposits in Canada, or controlled by Canadian-listed juniors, than anywhere in the world.
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Companies should start preparing for when the rules come into effect.
The attention of the mining industry has shifted.
Study shows mining has sparked "unparalleled inorganic compound diversification" like rabbittite at Lucky Strike, Utah and a handful found on smelter walls
President and CEO Stuart Brown spent 19 years with De Beers.
The Australian diamond miner has secured 100 million rand (about $7m) in development funding for the Lesotho mine from South Africa’s Industrial Development Corporation (IDC).
There were no findings of wrongdoing or late payment, the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) said.
Miner is ending 2018 on a high note after finding another two large diamonds from its Letšeng mine in Lesotho, the world’s highest dollar per carat diamond operation.
The Hong Kong-based company's involvement will further extend the platform’s reach into the Asian diamond sector.
The partnership will provide a variety of diamond education courses, supporting the needs of multiple groups across the diamond industry.
According to Bain & Co., diamond miners and retailers will face an Increasing influence of digital technologies, growing presence of lab-grown stones and shifting preferences of younger generations of consumers.
Americas Market Intelligence says companies need to do their due diligence.
The stone was found at Dominion Diamond and Rio Tinto's Diavik mine.
The gem-quality white stone was recovered undamaged, the miner said, and will be sold at the next tender in January.
It would make them the first listed companies to mine there in that sector for two years, Mining Minister said.
The diversified miner anticipates 2018 production to be 2% ahead of previous guidance and costs to be 5% below.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa is making moves to end the country’s international isolation and attract foreign investment to boost an economy in tatters, including allowing new private investment in the diamond fields.
The operation will add to the Perth-based company annual output, until now on depending on just one mine — Lulo, in Angola.
It may even allow foreign investors to hold majority stakes in local operations on condition that part of their output is reserved for domestic downstream industries.
Anglo American mines platinum, coal, diamonds and iron ore in South Africa.
The world’s top diamond producer held six auctions this year in the Middle Eastern country.
Gahcho Kué is Canada’s newest diamond mine and the world’s largest in the last 14 years.
News flow out of the diamond industry in 2018 has been dominated by the progression of lab-created diamond production, distribution and pricing dynamics.
Economic growth in Yukon and Nunavut is expected to surpass the rest of Canada due to new mine construction.
Synthetic diamonds are cracking the consumer market largely thanks to millennials' evolving shopping tastes. But are they the right choice for you?