Amplats, Atlatsa complete sale of their interest in Bokoni Platinum

Anglo American Platinum (Amplats) and its joint venture partner Atlatsa Resources Corporation have completed all the conditions precedent related to the sale of their joint 100% interest in Bokoni Platinum Mines to a wholly owned subsidiary...


Zim first half gold deliveries improve

Gold deliveries to Fidelity Gold Refinery (FGR) rose just above 60% to 15,972.52 kg in the first half of 2022 compared to 9,954.67 kg during the same period last year, according to the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ).


LDJS 2022 concludes on a huge success note

India’s Biggest Lab Grown Diamonds & Jewellery Show (LDJS 2022) for Indian and international jewellers saw more than 25,000 visitors during the 4-day exhibition.


Zimbabwe to sell smaller gold coins

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is planning to sell smaller gold coins starting from November to cater for low-income earners. The Herald quoted the central bank governor John Magudya as saying that the small gold coins will contain 3,11 g...


Capital cost for Karowe underground expansion rises – Lucara

Lucara Diamond says the estimated capital cost for the Karowe underground expansion project, in Botswana, has increased from $534 million to $547 million. It said the increase reflects expected pricing changes following the execution of the main sink...


Jeweller has ‘never been more anxious about economic situation’ and forecasts ‘retail Armageddon’

02 august 2022

( - A Staffordshire jeweller has given her take on the effects this is having on UK companies such as her own, claiming that sales in June were down 43% and that the government needs to do something to ensure the survival of small businesses.