Moscow puts Alrosa stake into play

The Russian government yesterday officially went ahead with its plans to sell a 10.9% stake in…

Moscow sends out mixed messages about Russian privatisation programme

Russian privatisation programme: Two oil firms — Rosneft and Bashneft — and diamond producer Alrosa are among…

Vladivostok diamond exchange to open next year

Vladivostok diamond exchange: Plans to open a diamond exchange in the Far Eastern port of Vladivostok by…

Creation of Vladivostok diamond exchange under consideration

Vladivostok diamond exchange: The Far Eastern port of  Vladivostok may get its own diamond exchange,  Deputy Prime…

Russia claims new type of diamond discovered from Tolbachik volcano

The  Russian Ministry of Science is claiming that geologists have discovered a new type of diamond that…

Alrosa CEO resignation attributed to ill health

Alrosa CEO resignation:  The President and CEO of Russia’s Alrosa diamond company Fyodor Andreev is stepping down from…