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    Top 10 Canadian-based diamond companies

    July 17, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Canada is the fifth-largest diamond producer in the world, according to the Mining Association of Canada. Last year two new diamond mines came into production: Gahcho Kue in the Northwest Territories and Renard in Quebec. Here are the top 10

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    DIAMONDS: Dominion consolidates position at Ekati mine

    June 6, 2017 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Dominion Diamond Corp. of Yellowknife, NWT, has consolidated its land position around the Ekati diamond mine at Lac de Gras. The company has come to an agreement with Archon Minerals to convert Archon’s participating joint venture interest

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    DIAMONDS: Dominion files application to extend Ekati mine life 10-20 years

    October 23, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Toronto’s Dominion Diamond Corp. plans to expand the Ekati diamond mine near Lac de Gras by developing the Jay and Cardinal kimberlite pipes. Toward that end, the company has filed an application with the…

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    DIAMONDS: Roadblock for Ekati acquisition

    January 17, 2013 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – The deal for Harry Winston Diamond Corp. to buy out BHP Billiton’s interest in the Ekati diamond mine at Lac des Gras has hit a roadblock. Minority owner Chuck Fipke, who along with Stuart Blusson discovered the…