Lesotho mine scores again with 149 carat diamond find

2018-01-22 13:49

Since discovering a 910 carat gem diamond just last week, Gem Diamonds has recovered another large high quality diamond.

Two diamonds larger than 100 carats each found in Lesotho mine

2018-01-08 12:01

Gem Diamonds has discovered the two huge diamonds, each bigger than 100 carats, at its Letseng mine.

Gem Diamonds says bad weather could raise costs

2016-08-10 09:46

Gem Diamonds has said it might need to reassess its full-year guidance for operating costs and ore tonnes treated after extreme weather conditions in Lesotho.

Geriatrics crave diamonds spurned by iPad generation

2016-04-08 09:14

Diamonds are losing their allure for many consumers more interested in spending money on vacations, fancy handbags and high-tech gadgets.

Gem Diamonds' underlying core profit rises on sales

2015-03-17 17:15

Diamond miner Gem Diamonds says its underlying core earnings for the year arose 34.6% as it sold more diamonds at higher prices.

Gem Diamonds to sell first Botswana diamonds

2014-11-06 10:46

The first diamonds recovered from Gem Diamonds' new mine in Botswana will go on sale in February, the company says.

Gem Diamonds sees no impact from Lesotho crisis

2014-09-01 16:45

Gem Diamonds, whose flagship mine located in Lesotho, says it did not anticipate any impact on its operations from the political crisis unfolding in the country.

'Exceptional' white diamond found in Lesotho

2014-08-05 09:11

Gem Diamonds says it has recovered an "exceptional" 198-carat white diamond from its Letseng mine in Lesotho.

Gem Diamonds recovers more carats

2014-05-12 09:24

Gem Diamonds has recovered more carats from its flagship Letseng diamond mine in Lesotho in the first quarter and says it sold rough diamonds at higher prices.


Exceptional 910 carat gem diamond found in Lesotho

2018-01-15 09:41

A 910 carat gem diamond has been recovered in a Lesotho mine - the fifth largest gem quality diamond ever recovered.

PICS: Two massive diamonds found in Lesotho

2017-06-12 12:46

Gem Diamonds has discovered two diamonds bigger than 100 carats at its Lesotho mine, bringing the struggling miner a step closer to ending a drought of large stones.

First, find the world's biggest diamond; then, don't break it

2016-07-06 09:35

Keeping giant gems intact during the mining process is a challenge for companies that account for most of the global production of these multi-million dollar whoppers.

Gem Diamonds revenue rises on high-grade gems

2015-05-21 09:53

Gem Diamonds' sales have increased in the year to date as it sold more high-grade diamonds from its flagship mine in Lesotho despite a weaker diamond market.

Diamond prices could remain weak

2015-01-27 15:30

Diamond miner Gem Diamonds sees weakness in diamond prices in the fourth quarter that could continue in early 2015.

Gem Diamonds sells white diamond for $10.6m

2014-10-01 11:30

London-listed Gem Diamonds says it has sold a 198-carat white diamond recovered from its Lesotho mine in August for $10.6m.

Gem Diamonds core earnings jump 87%

2014-08-20 10:24

Gem Diamonds has reported an 87% jump in first-half underlying core earnings as it sold more diamonds at higher prices.

Gem Diamonds shines on Lesotho mine

2014-07-29 11:36

Gem Diamonds has posted an 80% jump in first-half revenue from its flagship Letseng diamond mine in Lesotho, driven by higher prices.

Gem Diamonds underlying core earnings rise

2014-03-18 10:15

Gem Diamonds' full-year underlying core earnings jumped 18%, benefiting from higher diamond prices in 2013.

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