ALROSA to implement free screening health programs for employees in August

ALROSA, the world’s largest diamond mining company, will launch new programs for free medical screenings in different areas for employees starting in August.


Opsydia to mark Lightbox synthetic diamonds

Opsydia, a spinout from the University of Oxford, announced a new laser technology that would address the problem of falsification in diamond industry.


More females head Lucara Diamond

Lucara Diamond has appointed Canadian geologist turned banker, Ayesha Hira, as its vice president of corporate development and strategy.


Lucapa, partners earn $2 mln from latest Lulo diamond sale

Lucapa Diamond and its partners Endiama and Rosas & Petalas have earned $2 million from the sale of alluvial diamonds from the Lulo diamond project in Angola.


A 20.47-carat diamond ring is a top seller at Christie’s, New York

A 20.47-carat brilliant-cut, D-colour, type IIa diamond ring fetched $2.7 mn at Christie’s Sales of Magnificent Jewels in New York on June 12, 2018.


Diamond market softens after robust first quarter sales

11 may 2018

(miningmx.com) - Sentiment in the diamond market is “softening as trading has started to slow ahead of summer” after restocking during March resulted in healthy diamond demand which underpinned robust first quarter sales from both De Beers and Russian diamond group Alrosa. That’s the assessment of JP Morgan Cazenove which, in its latest “Diamond Market Pulse”, said the JCK Las Vegas trade show from June 1 to June 4 which historically serves as a mid-year barometer for the industry sentiment “ could be an important event to watch.”


Only registered users can add comments (Register, Login)