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.
Stellar Diamonds plc (LSE:STEL) released its unaudited interim results for the six months ended December 31, 2014, noting that during that time trial mining started up on schedule and on budget at its Baoule kimberlite pipe project, located in Guinea.
Sandstorm announced that it’s acquired a 1-percent gross proceeds royalty over property in Lac de Gras, which is located in Canada’s Northwest Territories. The royalty covers land that constitutes Rio Tinto and Dominion Diamond’s Diavik diamond mine.
Rapaport reported that in February, India’s polished diamond exports increased by 4.4 percent from the previous year, hitting $2.298 billion. The data comes from the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council.
Reuters reported that Zimbabwe plans to merge all the diamond mining companies in the country into one large firm that will be half owned by the state. That firm will include a local Rio Tinto plc (LSE:RIO,ASX:RIO,NYSE:RIO) unit.