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Petra to Offer Collection of Blue Diamonds at Tender
Petra Diamonds plans to hold a special tender of five blue diamonds it recovered from the Cullinan mine in South
News Oct 21, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra restructure 150
Petra Lenders Take Majority Control of Company
Petra Diamonds has called off its formal sales process, as its lenders have acquired majority ownership
News Oct 20, 2020 Leah Meirovich
Petra Finsch 150
Petra Fends Off Strike with Wage Agreement
Petra Diamonds has resolved its contract issues with South African workers following a strike threat stemming
News Oct 07, 2020 Rapaport News
NUM 150
De Beers, Petra Workers Prepare to Strike
Workers at De Beers’ and Petra Diamonds’ operations in South Africa are planning to go on strike after the parties failed
News Oct 04, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra blue diamonds 150
Petra Recovers High-Quality Blue Diamonds
Petra Diamonds has unearthed five high-quality, blue, type IIb diamonds from its Cullinan mine in South
News Sep 16, 2020 Rapaport News
Williamson
Petra Faces Claims of Human-Rights Abuses
Petra Diamonds has received allegations of human-rights abuses at its Williamson mine in Tanzania, including claims of killings and
News Sep 10, 2020 Rapaport News
Rough diamond
Indian E-Tax ‘Doesn’t Apply to Rough Sales’
Rough trading does not incur India’s new e-commerce tax, the country’s Gem and Jewellery Export
News Aug 27, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra Diamonds Petra 424.89 carat and 209 carat
Petra Diamonds Adds 2% Levy for Indian Clients
Petra Diamonds will charge Indian customers an additional 2% to cover a new e-commerce tax that might apply to the
News Aug 26, 2020 Joshua Freedman
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Mining Sell-Off Highlights Sector’s Woes
Just as the sun emerged from behind the clouds and diamond demand began to recover from a glut
News Aug 06, 2020 Leah Meirovich
The new Cullinan plan
Petra Revenue Falls to Nine-Year Low
Petra Diamonds’ full-year sales dropped to their lowest level in almost a decade as the coronavirus aggravated an already weak
News Jul 26, 2020 Rapaport News
Rough diamonds
Petra Sells Botswana Business for $300K
Petra Diamonds has sold three exploration projects to Botswana Diamonds for $300,000, the mining companies announced
News Jul 21, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra Mines
Petra’s Tough Sales Pitch
The current plight of Petra Diamonds is a frustrating example of the impact Covid-19 has had on the diamond industry,
Analysis Jul 16, 2020 Avi Krawitz
Petra Cullinan 150
Petra Seeks Buyer for Its Business
Petra Diamonds plans to sell the company as it struggles with mounting debt.The company owns the Cullinan, Finsch
News Jun 28, 2020 Rapaport News
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Petra Mulls June Tender After Rough-Price Slump
Petra Diamonds is considering whether to hold a rough tender in June after a market slowdown prompted it to cancel its May
News May 31, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra to Postpone Debt Repayment
Petra Diamonds plans to delay the next interest payment on its $650 million bond to preserve liquidity for
News May 03, 2020 Rapaport News
Miners
Heavy Debt Looms over Mining Shutdown
A number of diamond-mining companies that have halted production during the COVID-19 crisis will find it difficult to resume
News Apr 23, 2020 Leah Meirovich
Petra
Petra Sees Rough Prices Drop 27%
Rough prices slumped at Petra Diamonds’ March tenders as buyers sought discounts due to the slowdown in the market
News Apr 12, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra Cullinan mine plant
Rough Prices Slide 24% at Petra Tender
Rough prices slumped at Petra Diamonds’ March tenders in South Africa and Antwerp as the severe slowdown in the
News Mar 29, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra Finsch mine
South Africa, Lesotho Mines Set for Shutdown
Petra Diamonds, Gem Diamonds, Firestone Diamonds and Lucapa Diamond Company are suspending operations at their mines
News Mar 25, 2020 Rapaport News
Miners coronavirus
Production Continues as Miners Fight Virus Impact
Alrosa, Petra Diamonds and Lucara Diamond Corp. are among the companies putting special procedures in place
News Mar 19, 2020 Leah Meirovich
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