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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
Petra
Challenging Market Weighs on Petra
Shares in Petra Diamonds slipped 16% in early trading Monday after the miner reported a net loss for
News Feb 17, 2020 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra Revenue Drops as Prices Weaken
Petra Diamonds’ shares fell 11% in early trading Monday after the miner reported a slide in revenue resulting
News Jan 27, 2020 Rapaport News
Top Diamonds of 2019
Diamonds That Created a Buzz in 2019
It was another big year for big diamonds, with several stones that raked in big bucks, set
News Dec 31, 2019 Leah Meirovich
Peter Hill Petra 150
Petra Names New Chairman
Petra Diamonds has appointed Peter Hill as non-executive chairman, succeeding company founder Adonis Pouroulis, who is stepping
News Dec 17, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra’s South African Operations Back on Track
Operations at Petra Diamonds’ South African mines have resumed after the local electricity provider lifted restrictions
News Dec 12, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra Forced to Halt Production in South Africa
Petra Diamonds has had to put operations on hold at its three South African mines, due to a restriction on power
News Dec 10, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra Launches Artisanal Mining at South Africa Site
Petra Diamonds has launched a small-scale mining initiative at its Koffiefontein deposit that will provide work for
News Oct 31, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra Evacuates Cullinan After Wall Collapse
Three million tonnes of material fell into the open pit of Petra Diamonds’ Cullinan mine in South Africa
News Oct 30, 2019 Rapaport News
Christies
Christie’s, De Beers Partner on London Exhibition
Christie’s will collaborate with De Beers to stage a museum-quality exhibition in London aimed at educating the public about the
News Oct 24, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Weak Prices Dent Petra Revenue
Petra Diamonds’ revenue fell in the first fiscal quarter amid a drop in the average price and a weaker
News Oct 23, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra 20.08ct blue
Cullinan Blue Could Fetch $15M, Analysts Say
Petra Diamonds will offer a 20.08-carat blue diamond at a special tender in Johannesburg next month, with analysts predicting
News Oct 07, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra Diamonds
Petra Recovers 20ct. Blue Diamond
Petra Diamonds has unearthed a blue diamond weighing 20.08 carats at its Cullinan mine in South Africa, it said
News Sep 24, 2019 Rapaport News
Petra
Petra’s Loss Widens in Weak Market
Shares in Petra Diamonds slipped 7% in early trading Monday after the miner reported its loss had broadened
News Sep 16, 2019 Rapaport News
Marketing
Opinion: An Urgent Call to Invest in Marketing
The diamond industry must significantly increase its marketing spend to ensure the trade’s longevity. This need
Analysis Sep 09, 2019 Shashin Choksi & Siddharth Choksi
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