Canadian Mining Journal


Diamonds


  • News

    DIAMOND MINING NEWS Diamond Fields Output 95% Gem Quality

    January 29, 2003 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The 4,700 carats of diamonds mined by DIAMOND FIELDS INTERNATIONAL from its offshore leases near Luderitz are 95% g…

  • News

    DEVELOPMENT NEWS Diavik Mine Nears Completion

    January 22, 2003 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Construction of DIAVIK DIAMOND MINES (60%) and ABER DIAMOND MINES (40%) project at Lac de Gras is nearing completio…

  • News

    COMPANY NEWS Fight for Fording Concludes

    January 15, 2003 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SHERRITT COAL PARTNERSHIP II has withdrawn its latest takeover bid for FORDING INC., instead agreeing to combine th…

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE (January 08, 2003)

    January 8, 2003 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Warren Holmes has joined the board of NUINSCO and is also taking up the responsibilities of president and COO. He i…

  • News

    DOING SOME DIGGING for Emeralds & Diamonds

    December 11, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The Yukon is known for its snow and ice, but with luck that could soon be expanded to include emeralds and diamonds…

  • News

    EXPLORATION NEWS Diamonds Found in Quebec

    December 4, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    ASHTON MINING reported that a 4.81-tonne sample collected from the Otish Mountains of north-central Quebec has an e…

  • News

    Doing Some Digging – A trip to Yellowknife

    December 4, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    It will not come as news to most of our readers that the diamond industry is bringing prosperity to the Northwest T…

  • Feature

    So you want to buy a Canadian diamond?

    December 1, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    I have been a cheerleader for Canadian diamonds every since I heard about the first mine being developed. My enthusiasm must have rubbed off, because both my mom and my aunt have become interested in …

  • News

    MINING PEOPLE (November 27, 2002)

    November 27, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Oyvind Hushvod has been named to the board of Gabriel Resources. Mr. Hushovd is a retired mining executive having m…

  • News

    COMPANY NEWS Diamond Fields Fights for Independent Board

    November 14, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Jean-Raymond Boulle, former president and the largest shareholder of DIAMOND FIELDS INTERNATIONAL (26.3%), has anno…

  • News

    EXPLORATION NEWS Hearne Pipe Yields Diamonds for Mountain Province

    November 7, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    The results of the 2002 bulk sample program are in, and they are promising for partners MOUNTAIN PROVINCE DIAMONDS,…

  • News

    EXPLORATION NEWS – Diamonds on Victoria Island

    October 24, 2002 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Three kimberlite samples from the Hadley Bay project on Victoria Island have yielded macrodiamonds, report partners…