A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Petra Diamonds Ltd. (LSE:PDL) announced that it has sold a 122.52-carat blue diamond recovered in June from its Cullinan mine to a beneficiation partnership made up of Petra and an undisclosed polishing partner.
Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX:LUC) announced that Botswana’s Ministry of Minerals, Energy and Water Resources has granted it two precious stone prospecting licenses close to its Karowe diamond mine. They are in the Orapa kimberlite field.
Kennady Diamonds Inc. (TSXV:KDI) announced that it intersected more than 215 meters of kimberlite in drill hole KDI-14-055 at the Kelvin kimberlite. It was intersected at a downhole depth of 157.7 to 373 meters.
Stellar Diamonds plc (LSE:STEL) announced that it has started commissioning testing of the 100-tonne-per-hour DMS plant at its Guinea-based Baoule kimberlite project. Trial mining is expected in October 2014.
Trans Hex Group Ltd. (JSE:TSX) announced that its May, July and September tender sales of diamonds produced in South Africa amounted to a total of 22,033 carats at an average price of US$1,497 per carat.