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First round of the diamond beneficiators project complete

De Beers Group has concluded the first phase of its Enterprise Development Project for Diamond Beneficiators pilot project.
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Venetia Underground Project – first production

De Beers’ US$2 billion cash injection at Venetia mine from a surface operation to an underground mine has entered its 6th year of development.
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Biodiversity: a key sustainability focus for De Beers Group

As an early adopter of global environmental standards, diamond giant De Beers Group has long been raising the bar in sustainable mining practices.

NUM declares national strike

The National Union of Mineworkers has served Murray and Roberts Cementation a notice to resume with a strike in all operations.
Orion Minerals

De Beers and UN Women to support 500 women

De Beers and UNW South Africa launch capacity-building programme to support 500 women micro-entrepreneurs in the communities of Blouberg and Musina.

De Beers to proceed with closure of Voorspoed mine

De Beers Group announced the boards decision to proceed with the responsible closure and rehabilitation of Voorspoed mine in the Free State Province.
Lucara Diamonds

De Beers programme for artisanal and small-scale diamond mining

De Beers Group is preparing to pilot a programme called GemFair to create a secure and transparent route to market for ethically-sourced artisanal and small-scale mined diamonds.
Lucara Diamonds

Diamond education courses launched in Chinese

The International Institute of Diamond Grading and Research, part of De Beers Group, will launch two of its diamond education courses in Simplified Chinese,...

Diamond fundamentals support long-term confidence, says De Beers

Global diamond jewellery demand rose 3% to exceed US$80 billion for the first time in 2014 – representing the fifth year of consecutive growth...

Sustainable returns across the diamond pipeline key to investment

Philippe Mellier, Chief Executive of De Beers Group, says that sustainable returns across the diamond pipeline are the key to investment to underpin further...

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