GOLDNET.MARKET - “We want and are working to provide business with the opportunity to develop a lot of activity areas”

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Platinum’s rare nature gives it additional value and appeal

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Marco Carniello: We want to continue to be the engine boosting the jewellery industry

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There is a significant need for smart and technological financial solutions in the diamond industry

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The future for synthetics lies in that it has become possible to grow a stone you want and make what you want out of it

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Angola’s Catoca hunts for new diamond deposits this year

13 january 2014

Sociedade Mineira de Catoca said the discovery of new diamond deposits in Angola and outside the country is one of the company’s priorities this year as it seeks to boost output.
Company managing director, Ganga Júnior was quoted as saying by Macauhub that they would this year begin exploration work on the Tchiuzo mine and launch operation of the third mill.
“2014 will make use of our knowledge so that we can contribute to improving conditions and the quality of life of the population and growth of the country’s economy,” he said.
Júnior said he was happy with the company’s 2013 activities in terms of investments in production and the commitment to the implementation of the integrated management system.
He noted work carried out for prospecting new concession areas and the start of work in Zimbabwe.
Catoca was a partnership between Angolan diamond company Endiama (32.8 percent), Russia’s Alrosa (32.8 percent), Israel’s Daumonty (18 percent) and Brazil’s Odebrecht (16.4 percent).

Mathew Nyaungwa, Editor in Chief of the African Bureau, Rough&Polished