Diamonds are fascinating; unlike any other precious mineral they draw our attention. It is not first time diamond has been used to stir common people’s imagination. I remember a few relatively recent: either about diamonds raining within meteorites or about giant diamonds in the nucleus of stars were; in both cases news distorted scientific information to get the attention of masses … Continue reading Diamonds and media; the newest distortion of facts
Discovered in 2009, Montepuez (Mozambique) is the world’s single largest ruby and corundum deposit. GEMFIELDS acquired a 75% interest in the concession in June 2011 from Mwiriti Lda. Montepuez Ruby Mining Lda (“MRM”) is the project operator and a joint venture between Gemfields and Mwiriti Lda. GEMFIEDLS released two documents on Montepuez by SRK Consulting. A … Continue reading Montepuez’ GEMFIELDS rubi mine – newest updates on the world’s single largest ruby and corundum deposit
De Beers reached an agreement in principle to enter into a 10-year agreement with the Government of the Republic of Namibia for the sorting, valuing and sale of Namdeb Holdings’ diamonds. The De Beers news release may be seen by clicking here.
Continuando a iniciativa desenvolvida em 2013 e 2014, a Sínese em associação com a ASSIMAGRA e, a partir deste ano, com o CEVALOR, lança agora a versão de 2015 do estudo da competitividade das empresas portuguesas do sector da Pedra Natural. Quais os principais problemas que a sua empresa enfrenta? A atividade da sua empresa … Continue reading Pedra Natural 2015 – Competitividade das empresas portuguesas: Inquérito
Pope Francis added Catholic’s Church view on the climate change and environment’s degradation to an already polemic issue. I have just been sent a link to Bloomberg Business website on the issue. Good scientific journalism: simple yet rigorous information. I hope it will help you build an informed opinion: http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-whats-warming-the-world/.
The new mining code been published a few days ago (June 22). You may obtain it here: lei_54_2015_regimejuridico (in Portuguese). Drop me a line if you are planing to invest in the Portuguese mineral sector (new opportunities created by the new law; hopefully no new obstacles): a comment here or a message to firstname.lastname@example.org; I will get … Continue reading New mining code published in Portugal