De Beers confirms sale of Jagersfontein

De Beers Consolidated Mines has confirmed that the closing date for expressions of interest in the Jagersfontein Diamond Property in the Free State is on Friday this week.

De Beers extends sight contracts by a year

De Beers' company, the Diamond Trading Company, extends sightholders' contracts by a year.

Rough diamonds show resilience

Continued strong demand for rough diamonds will see significant gains in revenue and cash flow for all diamond miners this year according to RBC Capital Markets analyst Des Kilalea.

Barend Petersen new CEO of De Beers

Diamond giant De Beers has announced the appointment of Barend Petersen as CEO of De Beers Consolidated Mines (DBCM) with effect from April 2010.