Diamonds


Canadian Zinc's Prairie Creek zinc-lead-silver project, 500 km west of Yellowknife in the Northwest Territories. Credit: Canadian Zinc

Development potential in NWT

Canada’s Northwest Territories is relatively remote, but endowed with mineral potential. Despite the region’s harsh winters and infrastructure deficit, the Northwest Territories hosts Canada’s largest…







De Beers' Orapa mine in Botswana. Credit: De Beers

Diamond Association targets millennials

The Diamond Producers’ Association (DPA) is aiming its first marketing campaign squarely at millennials. The campaign, launched in October, consists of two tag lines: “Real…



Drilling at the CH-7 kimberlite at Peregrine Diamonds' Chidliak project, in Nunavut. Credit: Peregrine Diamonds

Peregrine eyes first production by 2021

Peregrine Diamonds (TSX: PGD) hopes to have its Chidliak project producing diamonds by 2021, as outlined in a preliminary economic assessment (PEA) released in July….


Kennady Diamonds Kennady North project in the Northwest Territories. Credit: Kennady Diamonds

Kelvin kimberlite earns high grades

The results of a second bulk sample at Kennady Diamonds’ (TSXV: KDI) Kennady North diamond project in the Northwest Territories confirm the high grade potential…