Dominion Diamond hits its production stride

Source: Daily News | 2014-11-21
Dominion Diamond (TSX: DDC; NYSE: DDC) beat market expectations with its third-quarter production and sales figures, sending its share price up $1.35, or more than 8%, to $17.73 in anticipation of its upcoming financial results.

Canterra carves out more ground in diamond country 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-05
Randy Turner — the man who guided Winspear Diamonds from the discovery of the Snap Lake diamond deposit in northern Canada to its sale to De Beers for $305 million in 2000 — is back at diamond exploration in the same part of...

NRC program aims to realize 'full potential' of Canada's Arctic 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-05
VANCOUVER — Natural resource development in Canada can come with unique challenges owing to isolated locales and frigid weather. But the federal government is hoping it can make life a bit easier for miners and other parties involved...

Stornoway CEO Matt Manson's path to Renard 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
Hard work and perseverance have been paying off for Stornoway Diamond (TSX: SWY) president and CEO Matt Manson.

Editorial: Reading the tea leaves 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
Lukas Lundin, the chairman of Lucara Diamond may be bullish on diamonds (see Page 5), but he doesn’t see things improving for diamond juniors in the near term.

Dominion unearths plenty of upside at Ekati 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
It’s been nearly two years since Dominion Diamond (TSX: DDC; NYSE: DDC) picked up a majority interest in the Ekati diamond mine from BHP Billiton (NYSE: BHP; LSE: BLT) for around US$550 million, and the company has been consistently...

Gahcho Kué construction nears halfway mark  

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
By the time Gahcho Kué achieves first production in the second half of 2016, more than two decades will have passed since the discovery of the 5034 kimberlite at the project by Mountain Province Diamonds (TSX: MPV; NYSE-MKT: MDM) in 1995.

Canada's mini-staking rush 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
After going into hibernation in the wake of the Great Recession, diamond juniors are slowly rousing and getting back into the field.

Canadian production on the rise 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
With Gahcho Kué and Renard now officially under construction, I think it’s fair to say that in four years’ time, Canadian diamond production will look significantly different than it does today.

Lukas Lundin talks diamonds 

Source: Print Archives | 2014-11-01
Lukas Lundin is bullish on diamonds. The famed mining mogul and chairman of Lucara Diamond (TSX: LUC) sees rising demand and a lack of new discoveries as underpinning the healthy — although volatile — sector.