Goodbye Argyle, the mine that was possibly more trouble than it was worth

Goodbye Argyle, the mine that was possibly more trouble than it was worth

Diamond closes after nearly four decades of operation

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05 NOVEMBER 2020
End of an era as Argyle finishes production

End of an era as Argyle finishes production

Iconic mine runs out of pink diamonds

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04 NOVEMBER 2020
Last special diamonds from Argyle up for auction

Last special diamonds from Argyle up for auction

An upcoming 'specials' tender will feature a rare yellow Diavik diamond and the last from Argyle

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22 OCTOBER 2020
One of the last offerings of Argyle diamonds previewed

One of the last offerings of Argyle diamonds previewed

2020 tender to be one of the last

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04 SEPTEMBER 2020
End of the line nearing for Argyle

End of the line nearing for Argyle

Rio confirms iconic mine will close this year

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17 JANUARY 2020
'Unstoppable demand' for limited edition Argyle diamonds

'Unstoppable demand' for limited edition Argyle diamonds

Pink diamonds on display in New York ahead of Argyle closure

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04 OCTOBER 2019
Aussie diamond output to evaporate

Aussie diamond output to evaporate

Argyle closure will see it slump 99%

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23 JULY 2019
Massive sparkler found at Argyle

Massive sparkler found at Argyle

Rio's Argyle mine has produced one of the largest gem-quality white diamonds in its history

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23 APRIL 2019
Diamond buffeting could lead to major shake-up

Diamond buffeting could lead to major shake-up

A natural and synthetic storm is buffeting the diamond industry

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29 MARCH 2019
Argyle on its 'last leg'

Argyle on its 'last leg'

End of an era for a famous WA mine

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04 MARCH 2019
Indian idol

Indian idol

INDIA'S $US10 billion ($A10.7 billion) diamond jewellery industry is tipped to grow 15% per annum for...

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02 SEPTEMBER 2014
Rio axes 78 Argyle workers

Rio axes 78 Argyle workers

RIO Tinto has cut 78 workers from its Argyle diamond operation in Western Australia less than a month...

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19 JULY 2013