Natural resources must be shared

2017-09-24 06:26

Approximately 31 companies, with a combined market capitalisation of R578bn on August 31 last year, control almost 80% of the South African mining market, writes Christopher Rutledge.

De Beers said to hire leak hunter to probe gem data breach

2017-09-14 13:55

The world’s biggest diamond producer has hired an external investigator to find the source of possible leaks of its most sensitive price data.

De Beers Botswana targets highest diamond production since 2014

2017-07-31 13:45

De Beers says its unit in Botswana is on track to produce the most since 2014 this year, exceeding its annual production forecast.

De Beers launches diamond exploration vessel off Namibia

2017-06-15 20:00

Namibia and the De Beers company have launched what the diamond producer calls the world's largest diamond exploration vessel.

De Beers rakes in R6.8bn in diamond sales

2017-05-16 17:02

De Beers managed to generate R6.8bn in diamond sales for the fourth sales cycle of 2017.

De Beers sells twice as many diamonds

2017-04-24 17:46

De Beers has sold almost twice the diamonds it mined in the first quarter as the top producer cleared stocks that piled up after India torpedoed demand in the local gem industry.

De Beers bullish about diamond sales as it heads to Hong Kong

2017-02-28 13:25

De Beers is positive about market demand for its rough diamond sales, as the company heads to the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show.

Why Trump will be good for SA’s diamond sector

2016-12-21 07:13

If the president-elect’s policies do lead to increased demand for luxury items in the US, it would give a further boost to a modest recovery forecast for diamonds, says De Beers.

Diamond sales by Anglo’s De Beers drop to lowest this year

2016-11-15 11:27

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer, said sales of the gems at its most recent auction fell to the lowest this year.

De Beers diamond sale exceeds expectations

2016-10-04 11:18

De Beers has had its smallest diamond sale so far this year as the industry entered a seasonally slower period, still it said the auction was better than it had expected.


De Beers pours cash in diamond ads with biggest spend since '08

2017-08-30 21:36

De Beers is planning to spend more money advertising diamonds than any time in the past decade to win back wealthy shoppers.

Handling diamonds every day in Namibia a 'no-mistake job'

2017-06-23 19:36

Handling diamonds every day in Namibia a 'no-mistake job;' venture seeks to benefit locals

De Beers takes SA government to court

2017-06-02 08:29

De Beers has taken the government to court after a report it was denied an export licence by the Department of Mineral Resources.

De Beers studies soaking carbon into diamond-mine waste rock

2017-05-04 17:51

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer by value, has said it could operate a carbon-neutral mine within half a decade.

Here’s what happened at Cape Town Jazz Fest 2017

2017-04-03 12:20

The Juice attended the Cape Town Jazz and enjoyed incredible performances, saw some local and international celebs and got down to the eclectic grooves.

De Beers has biggest diamond sale in a year as buyers return

2017-01-24 12:45

De Beers had its biggest diamond sale in at least a year as the gem industry restocked after the key holiday period.

De Beers: Diamond sales hurt by India's money crackdown

2016-12-13 15:39

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer, has had its smallest sale of the stones so far this year as demand was hurt by India’s crackdown on black money.

Botswana still betting on its diamonds

2016-11-13 06:00

Renewal of agreement with De Beers could see the country bring home more of the diamond trade

De Beers boosts diamond sales as buyers stock up for holidays

2016-09-06 11:42

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer, boosted sales of the gems in its latest offering as customers began stocking up for the holiday season later this year.

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