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Gem Diamonds lifts Letšeng FY guidance after ‘exceptional’ H1 performance

Letšeng mine London-listed Gem Diamonds has upped the full-year production guidance for its 70%-owned flagship Letšeng mine, in Lesotho, from between 90 000 ct and 95 000 ct to between 95 000 ct and 100 000 ct, saying on Tuesday that the mine had delivered an...
29th July 2014
 
DIAMONDS

Gem Diamonds sale prices hike 70%

Letseng Mine As the demand for rough diamonds continues on an upward trend, Aim-listed Gem Diamonds reports a continued strong output from its Letšeng mine, with prices achieved per carat during the first quarter of the year 70% higher than the first quarter...
12th May 2014
 
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Ghaghoo underground diamond mine, Botswana Restricted

Ghaghoo will be built as an underground mine in a phased manner to take advantage of the 2.1-million-carat mineable reserve.
11th April 2014
 
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Iron project in northern Bushveld, platinum mine builder cuts risk, diamond mine coming on stream

Ironveld to produce pilor-plant pig iron on the northern limb of the Bushveld Complex from mid-2014; Wesizwe Platinum cutting coat according to cloth; and Gem Diamonds gearing for commercial production from Ghaghoo in Botswana in the second half...
28th March 2014
 
DIAMONDS

Gem Diamond’s $96m Botswana mine on track for H2 production

Letseng mine As Gem Diamond’s flagship Letšeng mine, in Lesotho, continued to perform well during the year to December, the London-listed diamond miner was gearing up for commercial production from its Ghaghoo mine, in Botswana. The $96-million mine,...
18th March 2014
 
DIAMONDS

Gem Diamonds posts strengthened diamond recovery, price for Q4

Letšeng mine Global diamond producer Gem Diamonds posted a modest improvement in recovered carats for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013, as the satellite pipe at its flagship Lesotho-based Letšeng mine delivered “exceptional” quality diamonds in...
28th January 2014
 
Diamonds

Company to explore Botswana through JV

Aim-listed diamond explorer Botswana Diamonds’ wholly owned subsidiary, Atlas Minerals, has signed a joint venture (JV) agreement with Russia-based OJSC Alrosa subsidiary Sunland Holdings to conduct diamond exploration in Botswana. The JV, which...
18th October 2013
 
DIAMONDS

Gem recovers another 100 ct diamond at Letšeng, shares rise

LSE-listed Gem Diamonds’ share price rose by 7.74% on Wednesday morning after it announced that it had recovered another 100 ct diamond at its Letšeng mine. The white, Type IIa diamond was recovered on June 22 and is the third diamond larger...
26th June 2013
 
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Ghaghoo underground diamond mine, Botswana Restricted

Gem Diamonds has initiated a review of its capital investment plans and has indicated that it may delay its projects in Botswana.
3rd August 2012
 
DIAMONDS

Gem Diamonds reviews capex plans for Lesotho, Botswana projects

London-listed Gem Diamonds has initiated a review of its capital investment plans and said it might delay projects in Lesotho and Botswana in order to protect the company’s balance sheet in light of continued economic uncertainty. CEO Clifford...
30th July 2012
 
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Ghaghoo underground diamond mine, Botswana Restricted

The project has been given the go-ahead to continue development, after the death of two contract workers at the mine.
22nd June 2012
 
DIAMONDS

Fatalities, adverse ground conditions delay Ghaghoo production

London-listed diamond producer Gem Diamonds on Monday said two contract workers died at its Ghaghoo underground mine project, in Botswana, when the ground collapsed at the face of the tunnel development. The combination of the fatalities – the...
18th June 2012
 
 
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