Canadian Mining Journal

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    Dominion Diamond approves $647M Jay project

    July 11, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    Dominion Diamond (TSX:DDC; NYSE: DDC) is going ahead with a major investment to extend the mine life at its majority owned Ekati diamond mine in the Northwest Territories by 13 years. The US$647 million investment involves developing the Jay kimberlite pipe

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    Tough year tests Dominion

    May 19, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    It’s been a turbulent year for Dominion Diamond (TSX: DDC; NYSE: DDC). 2015 was always expected to be a transitional year for the miner: At its 88.9% owned Ekati mine, the company knew it would be mining lower grade ore before starting

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    DIAMONDS: Dominion Diamond releases Sable PFS

    February 29, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    NORTHWEST TERRITORIES – Dominion Diamond Corp. has completed the prefeasibility study for the Sable project 17 km north-northwest of the Ekati diamond mine near Lac de Gras, and the results outline a probable reserve containing 10.1 million ct of stones.

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    Dominion Diamond grapples with activist shareholders

    January 5, 2016 by Canadian Mining Journal

    VANCOUVER — Yellowknife-based Dominion Diamond (TSX: DDC; NYSE: DDC) is the latest Canadian miner to be put in the crosshairs by activist shareholders. On Dec. 21 Toronto-based hedge fund K2 & Associates Investment Management emailed a letter to the company’s lead director, Daniel