AllAfrica.com reported proposed changes to the the Kimberley Process are under fire from ZANU PF ahead of a key session of the KP's future in November.
Articles Tagged "diamond industry"
Zimbabwe can now export Marange diamonds. The decision may be as controversial as the diamonds, but given their price and the supply will they change the diamond game?
Mining Weekly reported on the expected challenges facing the diamond industry in Botswana in 2012.
Reuters reported diamond traders met in Antwerp to discuss the future of the diamond industry.
Business Insider reports on the history of De Beers, how they created and lost the world's most powerful monopoly.
Diamonds were the talk of the Tower of London on Tuesday 8 November at a private dinner held to mark the start of a three-day summit.
Companiesandmarkets.com reported the Angolan mining industry generated $1.1 billion in export. As quoted in the press release, The diamond mining sector is the single largest sector in Angola’s mining industry. It accounted for 95 per cent of the country’s mineral export receipts. Angola’s diamond production rose sharply between 2000 and 2010 following the end of [...]
The Australian reports that the Kimberly process, which is a process put in place to rid the world of "blood diamonds, is failing.
Mineweb reports that the Indian diamond trading market has come to a halt over possible secret accounts held by diamond traders. The article states that: The Diamond Bourse aims to be the springboard from which the Indian diamond industry will become one of the the world’s top diamond trading centres. Some of the diamond traders [...]