De Beers Group

Cutifani: What SA needs to build a modern mining sector

Speaking at the Joburg Indaba, Anglo American Chief Executive Mark Cutifani outlined what he believes South Africa's mining industry requires to be modern in the future.
Environment

De Beers pioneers environment-preserving initiative for the history books

De Beers Group has passed the halfway mark in a large-scale environment-sustaining project - the largest ever undertaken by a mining company.
Malaria

De Beers Group supports technology for early detection of malaria

De Beers Group has provided R4 million to a company that is developing ground-breaking technology focused on reducing the global malaria burden.
diamonds

The future of synthetic diamonds

Whilst synthetic diamonds are a small fraction of the market industry experts forecast that the lab-grown jewelry market will grow by 22% annually.
Jwaneng Debswana

Jwaneng: US$2 billion investment for Botswana’s brightest star

The Debswana Diamond Company recently announced a new life extension project for its flagship mine, Jwaneng, in Botswana.

Basil Read Mining keeps its gloves up

Basil Read Mining operations continue to go from strength to strength on the back of its product offering and customer support.
Debswana

Holistic learning for achieving zero harm at Debswana mines

Debswana Diamond Company’s recently launched Sustainability Resource Centre is applying a holistic approach to achieve its goal of zero harm.
diamonds

GemFair partners with Diamond Development Initiative

GemFair is scaling up its operations in Sierra Leone to give more miners the opportunity to benefit from the opportunities the programme offers.
blockchain

How blockchain is shaping ethics and morals in mining

It’s heartening to see that technology such as blockchain is being used to track the mining of diamonds through to points-of-purchase.
diamonds

Debswana will extend life of Botswana diamond production

The Debswana Diamond Company will commence the Cut-9 project to extend the life of Jwaneng Mine, one of the world’s most valuable diamond mines.

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