emeralds

Gemfields: highest auction revenue since March 2016

The auction contained a selection of grades that are typically offered at Kagem Mining auctions of higher quality emeralds.

Responsibly-sourced emeralds take centre stage in fund raising collection

This will support the Gemfields Foundation by contributing 10% of all sales towards projects centred on children and education.
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Kagem signs collective agreement with unions

Kagem Mining has signed an agreement with unions under which unionised employees will receive a 10% increase in basic salary for 2020.
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Gravelotte emeralds to undergo commercial pricing assessment

Magnum Mining & Exploration is under way with the recovery of a parcel of emeralds from the trial mining programme at its Gravelotte emerald project, allowing for a commercial assessment of pricing.
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Phase 2 of trial mining begins at Gravelotte emerald project

Phase 2 of the trial mining programme has just begun at Magnum Mining and Exploration’s Gravelotte emerald project in South Africa as a means to evaluate and determine the best mining processing and sorting techniques.
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Kagem Mining invests in new equipment

Kagem Mining, which is 75%-owned by Gemfields, has invested US$11 million in new equipment to increase operational efficiencies at the Kagem emerald mine, creating further skilled local jobs in the process.
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Gemfields turns status from net loss to net profit

Precious stones miner Gemfields estimates that it will transform its financial status for the six-month period to 30 June 2018 from a state of net loss to net profit.
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Phase 1 of Gravelotte emerald project trial mining campaign yields results

ASX-listed Magnum Mining & Exploration has concluded Phase 1 of the trail mining campaign at its 74%-owned Gravelotte emerald project in South Africa.
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Gemfields’ emerald mine in Ethiopia overrun by mob

On Friday 29 June 2018, a mob estimated at between 300 and 500 persons overran the operations of Web Gemstone Mining, an Ethiopian company in which Gemfields holds a majority interest.
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Kagem Mining reaches agreement with unions on pay hike

Kagem Mining has successfully concluded negotiations with trade unions regarding improved conditions of service and salaries for employees at the Kagem emerald mine in Zambia.

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