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Stornoway Diamonds gets breathing room with bridge financing arrangement

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Stornoway's skyrocketing operational costs have put it at a disadvantage in the current market despite global prices rising.
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Alrosa yet to begin operations in Zimbabwe

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Zim government sources that said the deal was being delayed because of bureaucratic red tape.
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WDC President: Why the conflict diamonds"definition needs to include all forms of systemic violence.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

"KP participants advocating the most stringent standards of supply chain integrity are not those with the highest degree of risk."
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Alrosa tenders more than $2 million of polished in Israel

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Alrosa continues its sales tour in Israel and promised it will hold two more tenders of polished still this year
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GJEPC Chairman expresses concern about overall growth of the sector.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

GJEPC Chairman Pramod Agrawal asked India's Finance Minister to resolve the industry's most pressing issues.
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Glenn Nord, former president of GIA, passes

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

"His devotion to GIA, together with his drive for excellence, helped guide the Institute through difficult times."
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Alrosa sales come to $1.5 billion in first five months of 2019

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

"We see the market entering its seasonal slowdown phase. The India's cutting and polishing sector is still facing a challenge of financing." 
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Ever heard of "Portrait Diamonds?"

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Christie's New York auction of unique and historic Golconda diamonds includes a "portrait diamond," a unique, flat diamond that was part of a turban's decoration.
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Angolan mining company loses diamond exploration licence due to debts

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Sociedade Mineira de Camachia Camagico accumulated debts of US$530 million, consequently losing its mining operation license.
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Marange villagers unhappy over Anjin return at Chiadzwa

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Marange villagers have expressed unhappiness about Anjin Investments to re-start operations under unclear circumstances.
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