Canadian Mining Journal


Peregrine Diamonds Ltd


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    DIAMOND PROJECTS: Investors warm to icy gems

    October 11, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Mountain Province Diamonds of Toronto has set out to raise $47.1 million via a rights offering for the Gahcho Kué project 300 km northeast of Yellowknife. The proceeds will fund the company’s 49% share…

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    AWARD: Peregrine honoured for work in Nunavut

    April 24, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Peregrine Diamonds of Vancouver won the 2012 Canadian North Murray Pyke Corporate Award on April 19 at he Nunavut Mining Symposium. The award recognizes the contributions Peregrine has made to the economic and social development…

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    PERSPECTIVE: Is there something wrong with diamonds?

    March 27, 2012 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    First, the Oppenheimer family sold its remaining interest in De Beers to partner Anglo American. De Beers Canada owns and operates the Snap Lake diamond mine in the Northwest Territories and the Victor mine in Ontario. It is a partner with…

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    DIAMOND MINING: BHP Billiton reviews its involvement

    November 30, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    BHP Billiton has announced plans to review its involvement in the diamond mining business. The company has an 80% interest in the Ekati mine (Canada’s first diamond producer) at Lac de Gras, NWT, and a 51% interest in the Chidliak…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Peregrine unearths third kimberlite at Qilaq

    August 8, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Peregrine Diamonds of Vancouver has discovered a third kimberlite at its Qilaq project on Baffin Island. The Q3 kimberlite was drilled with angled reverse circulation holes within a anomalous magnetic low with an estimated surface…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Peregrine discovers another kimberlite at Chidliak

    April 20, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Peregrine Diamonds has discovered a new kimberlite at its Chidliak project on Baffin Island. CH-51 (so named because it is the 51st kimberlite discovered) was the first target drilled in 2011.

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: $17.7-M to be spent at Chidliak

    March 28, 2011 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Joint venture partners Peregrine Diamonds (49% and operator) of Vancouver and BHP Billiton (51%) of Australia have approved the spending of $17.7 million at their Chidliak diamond project 120 km northeast of Iqaluit on Baffin Island.

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Six more kimberlites identified at Chidliak

    August 25, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Peregrine Diamonds has identified six new kimberlites at it Chidliak project on Baff…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Shore Gold, Peregrine results sparkle

    June 9, 2010 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    SASKATCHEWAN and NUNAVUT – Shore Gold of Saskatoon recently announced that 26% of all the diamonds exceeding 2…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Seven more kimberlites identified at Chidliak project

    September 16, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT — Peregrine Diamonds of Vancouver has identified seven more kimberlites at its 9,800 km² Ch…

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    DIAMOND EXPLORATION: Peregrine to spend $9.2M on Baffin Island

    February 18, 2009 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    NUNAVUT – Vancouver-based Peregrine Diamonds is spending $9.2 million on an exploration program at its Chidliak pro…

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    CANADIAN MINING PERSPECTIVES: Diamonds, diamonds everywhere

    September 17, 2008 by Canadian Mining Journal Editor

    Imagine finding an exceptional, gem-quality white diamond weighing 189.6 carats. ROCKWELL DIAMONDS of Vancouver has…