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Premium Lulo diamonds to be sold under new Angola marketing system

By: Mariaan Webb     14th September 2018 ASX-listed Lucapa is preparing to sell its first diamonds from the Lucapa mine through the new marketing channels that Angola is establishing as part of the government’s diamond sector reforms. Certain large premium-valued diamonds will be the first Lulu production to be sold through the new... 

Lucapa recovers largest coloured diamond from Lulo

By: Marleny Arnoldi     3rd May 2018 Lucapa Diamonds has recovered a large 46 ct gem-quality pink diamond from its Lulo mine, in Angola.  

Lucapa production increases in March quarter

By: Esmarie Iannucci     16th April 2018 Diamond miner Lucapa has reported a 10% increase in production during the March quarter, with 4 507 carats recovered during the three months under review. Lucapa told shareholders that 58 special diamonds were recovered during the quarter under review, which was a 53% on the previous quarter.... 

Eighth high-value Angolan diamond discovered

15th December 2017 Australian diamond mining and exploration company Lucapa Diamonds’ Lulo mine, in Angola, delivered pleasing diamond recoveries in November, on the back of the eighth discovery larger than 100 ct at the mine, reinforcing a strong performance from its operations in October, states MD Stephen... 

Lucapa sells more diamonds, eyes second mine

By: Esmarie Iannucci     8th September 2017 ASX-listed diamond miner Lucapa has reported gross proceeds of $7.4-million from its seventh sale of alluvial diamonds from the Lulo diamond project, in Angola. The company said that it had sold 3 214 ct in the last tender at an average of $2 298/ct. 

Lucapa announces maiden Mothae resource estimate

By: Henry Lazenby     25th March 2017 ASX-listed Lucapa Diamonds has published a maiden Joint Ore Reserves Committee-compliant resource estimate for the Mothae kimberlite pipe, in Lesotho. The Mothae project is located about 5 km from Gem Diamonds’ Letšeng mine. 

Lulo delivers another large diamond

By: Esmarie Iannucci     13th February 2017 Diamond miner Lucapa has uncovered a 227 ct diamond at its Lulo project, in Angola. The ASX-listed miner on Monday said the diamond is the second-largest recovered at Lulo to date, behind the 404 ct diamond uncovered in February 2016. It is the biggest diamond recovered to date from the new XRT... 

Lucapa adopts low-risk strategy for new Lesotho diamond mine

By: Esmarie Iannucci     31st January 2017 Diamond miner Lucapa Diamonds has been awarded the Mothae kimberlite project, in Lesotho, following a competitive international tender process. Lucapa acquired a 70% interest in the project for $9-million, payable over ten months. 

Lucapa sets production record

By: Esmarie Iannucci     28th October 2016 Diamond miner Lucapa has reported a 154% increase in production for the three months ended September, compared with the previous corresponding period. The miner on Wednesday reported that its Lulo mine, in Angola, delivered 8 853 ct during the quarter, with production including a record 137... 

Angola's Lulo mine delivers its fifth 100-ct-plus diamond for 2016

By: Mariaan Webb     26th September 2016 The Lulo mine, which Australian miner Lucapa owns in conjunction with Angola’s State-owned miner Endiama and Rosas & Petalas, has delivered its fifth diamond weighing more than 100 ct for the year, this time producing a 172.67 ct diamond. The diamond was recovered from ongoing alluvial mining... 

Lucapa eyes Aim listing, to hunt for new diamond assets in Africa

By: Esmarie Iannucci     8th September 2016 ASX-listed diamond miner Lucapa has flagged plans for a possible listing on the London Aim exchange, as well as plans for further project acquisitions. The company is looking to build on the success achieved at its Lulo mine, in Angola, where it recovered a 38.6 ct pink diamond this week,... 


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