Kimberley Diamond confirms Blina potential

KIMBERLEY Diamond Company has confirmed the potential for a significant alluvial diamond deposit at its...

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05 OCTOBER 2000

Takeovers Panel rejects De Beers' application

SOUTH African diamond cartel De Beers has been dealt a setback in its bid for Ashton Mining as Australia's...

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03 OCTOBER 2000

De Beers moves to thwart Rio bid for Ashton

SOUTH African diamond group De Beers has branded rival Rio Tinto's revised bidders statement for takeover...

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02 OCTOBER 2000

Rio receives FIRB approval for Ashton bid

RIO Tinto has got the jump on rival Ashton bidder De Beers, winning Foreign Investment Review Board approval...

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29 SEPTEMBER 2000

Cluff's Streak of Luck continues

CLUFF Resources Pacific says it has recovered a further 595 diamonds weighing 74.4 carats from 435 tonnes...

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28 SEPTEMBER 2000

Jubilee heads for the Deeps

JUBILEE Mines plans to take its Cosmos Nickel Mine underground next year after announcing a high-grade...

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28 SEPTEMBER 2000

Oropa sees sparkling future in India

PERTH-based junior explorer Oropa is very excited about results coming from its 4600sq.km diamond prospect...

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27 SEPTEMBER 2000

ACCC: Ashton takeover unlikely to impact competition

AUSTRALIA'S corporate watchdog today said it will not intervene in two rival bids for Ashton Mining because...

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21 SEPTEMBER 2000

Rio foreshadows possible Ashton asset sale

ANGLO-Australian miner Rio Tinto yesterday issued a formal takeover document for its Argyle diamond partner...

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20 SEPTEMBER 2000

Russia's Alrosa joins Ashton in diamond hunt

TAKEOVER target Ashton Mining has struck a deal with Alrosa to look for diamonds in the Russian republic...

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18 SEPTEMBER 2000

Ashton rejects De Beers' offer

ASHTON Mining has formally rejected De Beers' bid for the company and advised shareholders that the independent...

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13 SEPTEMBER 2000