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Dominion Diamond’s Ekati diamond mine in the Northwest Territories, in 2016. Geologists say that high temperature and pressure 55 million years ago in the Lac de Gras region’s Archean-aged crust set the stage for diamond creation. Credit Dominion Diamond.

Top 10 Canadian-based diamond companies

Canada is the fifth-largest diamond producer in the world, according to the Mining Association of Canada. Last year two new diamond mines came into production:…




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….




Diamonds from Peregrine Diamonds' CH-7 kimberlite at its Chidliak project. Credit: Peregrine Diamonds

Rock Hounds

Diamonds in Canada’s annual roundup of Canadian-listed producers, developers and active juniors Alto Ventures Alto Ventures (TSXV: ATV) has negotiated more time to earn a…


TSX approaches 12,000 level, Jan. 11-15

It was a nasty week on the markets as oil sank below US$30 per barrel for the first time since 2003 and the Canadian dollar dropped below US69¢ for the first time in 13 years, closing at US68.82¢. The S&P/TSX Composite Index…



Tsodilo Resources' BK16 project

Diamond explorers flock to Botswana

Botswana is the world’s largest diamond producer by value and home to the incredibly rich and long-lived Tier 1 Orapa and Jwaneng mines, both owned…