Graff plans to showcase it around the world before setting it as a jewel.
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Artisanal and small-scale mining offers opportunities to generate jobs, reduce poverty, and provide livelihoods, but this sector has been largely ignored by policy-makers and donors, an UNCTAD official said.
Anglo American is sounding out investors about a multi-billion pound spin-off of its South African operations in an attempt to pacifiy growing pressure from its biggest shareholder to consider a radical break-up.
Scientists say precious stones could have a more practical, equally long-term use one day.
Bin Sulayem meets with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Minister of Finance to advocate importance of Permanent Secretariat in the United Nations
Clarification by CENADEP in regards to Civil Society participation in the November 2016 Kimberley Process Plenary Session in Dubai
Partnership Africa Canada is one of the 11 members of the Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition that is boycotting this year’s chair — the UAE.
Kimberley Process plenary meeting has critical issues to discuss, says World Federation of Diamond Bourses
The KPCS continues to play a critical role in curbing trade in conflict diamonds, said WFDB President Ernie Blom.
Launched three years ago with a $5.6bn war chest, the fund once hailed as leader of a new wave of mining investment changes course.
KP Chair committed to install fair funding model for NGOs
The company, which began exploring the area in March this year, said that specialists from its joint venture partner Alrosa are reanalyzing 80 tonnes of samples that were sent to South Africa.
Shares were up more than 5% after the firm posted higher output across all divisions, except for copper, and said market conditions for its diamond business had improved.
While quarterly earnings beat analysts expectations, revenue fell short of estimates and CAT also lowered its full-year guidance.
The world’s largest heavy machinery maker has logged a 18% drop in global sales of machinery for the three-month period ended in September.
Civil Society Group supports UAE initiatives and progress, confirms attendance at KP Plenary.
Good news for mining in Quebec, the majority French-speaking Canadian province, has come from Stornoway Diamond Corporation (TSX:SWY), which officially opened its Renard diamond mine last week.
The arrest came following a Canada-wide warrant.
Bin Sulayem meets with Uganda’s Office of the President and Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development to discuss Kimberley Process.
Last year, the country's cobalt production accounted for just over half of the world's output.
Investigators believe the couple may be the same who stole a $10,000 diamond in Saint John, New Brunswick, earlier this month.
Ahmed bin Sulayem says a well-structured permanent body able to take over the work currently done by volunteers is urgently needed.
'These were pros,' the owner of the jewellery said.
Advocacy groups are taking issue at the Mining Arch of the Orinoco River National Development Strategic Zone.
The company was issued a shutdown notice for its Lace project in South Africa's Free State province.
Investors have seen a rise in the market capitalization of top junior mining companies on the TSX Venture Exchange by more than 100% compared to last year.
" Despite the uncertainty around global metal prices, Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard has thrown his support behind a project that has the potential to be transformational for the north of his province."