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BHP May Get $2 Billion For Potash Project

The world's biggest mining company, may attract investment of $2 billion from fertilizer makers as well as sovereign wealth funds in its Canadian potash project, according to Deutsche Bank AG.

Maybe diamonds aren’t forever

Diamonds still dominate the $21 billion precious stone market, accounting for 90 percent of all sales, but for the first time in decades they have a little competition from the colored also-rans in the gem trade.