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PRECIOUS MINERALS

New diamond regulation head calls for ‘fearless aggression’ as he attacks Antwerp beneficiation thwarters Video Available

New South African Diamonds and Precious Metals Regulator head Steve Phiri has called for “fearless aggression” in Africa’s fight against global vested interests intent on thwarting local diamond beneficiation on what was still...
7th March 2008
 
DIAMONDS

Miners opposing State’s plan to buy 10% SA output ‘selfish’ – DME Video Available

The Department of Minerals and Energy (DME) on Friday hit out at unnamed diamond producers that were resisting legislation that gave government the power to buy 10% of all locally mined gems, calling them "selfish". DME DG Sandile...
29th February 2008
 
DIAMONDS

State Diamond Trader officially launched Video Available

State Diamond Trader chairperson Linda Makatini The State Diamond Trader (SDT), which government formed to buy up to 10% of South Africa's diamond production to sell to local cutters and polishers, has until June this year to prove itself financially self sustainable, an official said at...
29th February 2008
 
 
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