Petra Diamonds

 
NUM to take on Petra Diamonds
NUM to take on Petra Diamonds
Over 2 000 members of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) are to march to the offices of Petra Diamonds in Cullinan to hand over a...
Petra Diamonds to buy De Beers SA mine
Petra Diamonds to buy De Beers SA mine
Petra Diamonds said it agreed to acquire South Africa-based Finsch diamond mine from De Beers, the world's largest diamond producer, for R1,42-billion to diversify its portfolio....
Cullinan 'best source' of blue diamonds from the deep
Cullinan 'best source' of blue diamonds from the deep
The historic Cullinan diamond mine remains the world's most consistently reliable source of blue diamonds, Petra Diamonds said on Wednesday in a...
Rare blue diamond sells for record $9,5-million
Rare blue diamond sells for record $9,5-million
A flawless vivid blue diamond weighing 7,03 carats sold on Tuesday for a record 10,5-million Swiss francs ($9,49-million), the highest price paid...
Cruel fate of miners who found perfect blue diamond
Cruel fate of miners who found perfect blue diamond
If diamonds are forever, the same cannot be said of Ambrose Gambushe's job. Friday was his last day at work. He has spent 10 years guarding the...
Diamond mining strikes hard times, says producer
Diamond mining strikes hard times, says producer
Diamond mining junior Petra Diamonds, the AIM-listed diamond producer with operations in South Africa, on Friday warned that the diamond mining...
Petra Diamonds swings to annual profit
Petra Diamonds swings to annual profit
London-listed Petra Diamonds swung to an annual profit after it bought South African mines from De Beers, and forecast on Tuesday a fivefold jump...
Petra acquires Cullinan from De Beers for R1bn
Petra acquires Cullinan from De Beers for R1bn
De Beers Consolidated Mines (DBCM), the South African arm of diamond giant De Beers, on Thursday said it had agreed to sell the Cullinan Diamond...
De Beers sees 14,7-milllion carats in 2007
De Beers sees 14,7-milllion carats in 2007
South Africa's unit of the world's top diamond producer De Beers said on Monday it expects to produce 14,7-million carats in 2007, and saw a...
Petra aims for 120 000-carat output at Kimberley
Petra aims for 120 000-carat output at Kimberley
London-listed Petra Diamonds aims to reopen South Africa's Kimberley underground mine in six to 12 months and restore output to 120 000-carats...
De Beers sells underground Kimberley operations
De Beers sells underground Kimberley operations
The world's biggest diamond mining group, De Beers, has agreed to sell its loss-making Kimberley underground mines to Petra Diamonds and its black...

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