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ALROSA Q2 and 6M 2018 IFRS results
Moscow, 24 August 2018 – ALROSA, the world leader in diamond mining, announces an increase in its EBITDA by 10% y-o-y in Q2 2018 and by 22% in 6M 2018.
'Diamonds of Anabar' sold associated gold the first time in the history of Russia
JSC (Diamonds of Anabar), a subsidiary of ALROSA PJSC, for the first time in the history of Russia, made a deal to sell associated gold produced during the development of a rough diamond deposit.
‘Diamond Autumn’ Non-State Pension Fund paid 1.3 billion rubles in 2017
In 2017, the Non-State Pension Fund ‘Diamond Autumn’ fully fulfilled its obligations to customers on pension payments. The total amount of paid out funds amounted to 1 332 million rubles.
"Living Diamonds of Yakutia" - one of the best social projects
"Living Diamonds of
Yakutia" Nature Park was founded in 2009 with the goal of preserving natural ecosystems on the territory of Mirny on an area of 32,105.22 hectares, four kilometers from the recreation center
, along the Mirny-Chernyshevsk road.
“Brilliant Moment!” of Aytalina Argunova
"Suggest a name to the diamond and win a trip to the World Cup final", - such contest was held by PJSC ALROSA after two large stones were mined on the eve of the mundial. All you needed to do was to come up with an original name for the gem from the "football collection" and send an application on-line. All fans could apply for the contest at diamondsofrussia.ru before July 8.
13 potential diamond occurrences with reserves of about 300 million carats found in Yakutia
Thirteen new sites with the promise of revealing large diamond deposits have been found in Western Yakutia and the Arctic territories of the region. Nikolai Pokhilenko, the supervisor of studies of the Sobolev Institute of Geology and Mineralogy of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences reported that the locations of those sites were marked on a sketch-map made by specialists of the Institute.
1st ALROSA Cup in Acrobatic Rock'n'Roll
Last weekend in Mirny the 'Kimberlite' Sports Palace hosted the official rating competitions of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) - ALROSA Cup in acrobatic rock and roll, which gathered more than 120 people from Aikhal, Udachny and Yakutsk.
60% of ALROSA’s investments are used for diamond mining development – Sergei Ivanov
In 2016, ALROSA’s investments in underground mines and other core production facilities amounted to RUB 16.5 billion or 60% of the Company’s total capital investments. Over RUB 7 billion was allocated to technical upgrade and replacement of worn-out equipment, RUB 2.7 billion was invested in ancillary facilities. Such figures were announced summarizing the results of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.
7.30 am Update on the search
Mine rescuers teams, 60 people in each, started the morning stage of the search operation. The pace and scope of their work will depend on the weather conditions and geological situation in the open-pit mine. More than 330 people and over 30 units of equipment are involved in the search.
A hidden gem: How the Far East is cutting out its niche in the diamond industry
© Valeriy Sharifulin/TASS
For decades, Russia’s diamond cutting center has been Yakutia, which owns a quarter of the global deposits of those stones
Alexey Ivanov appointed as Director of ALROSA branch in Vladivostok
Alexey Ivanov is a new head of ALROSA branch in Vladivostok. He will be in charge of the branch business development, search for new clients and the Company’s expansion at the platform of the Eurasian Diamond Center (EDC).
Alexey Mariin: “They do everything they can to rescue the miners” (video)
Alexey Mariin, the brother of the miner trapped underground, who expressed his distrust to the rescue operation and accused the organizers of hiding information, spend 2.5 hours underground today. He went down the mine at 8.30 am, together with a morning shift team consisting of 22 mine rescuers and volunteer miners. A representative of ALROSA’s Industrial Safety Department accompanied the group. Together with the rescuers, Alexey Mariin inspected the workings of the ventilation and backfill gallery.
All measures taken to ensure safety of search and rescue operations
One of the main tasks today is to ensure the miners and rescuers’ safety through a controlled drain of the water accumulated in the open pit mine into the underground mine. As of 7.00 am local time, the water level went up to – 298.8 meters. Additional pumps will be put into operation when the mark of – 222 meters is reached.
ALROSA - 6 billion rubles for environmental protection
In 2017 ALROSA will allocate nearly 6 billion rubles for environmental protection and environmental monitoring. The information was sounded at a meeting held in the State Assembly (IL Tumen) and dedicated to the situation in the Markha River basin.
ALROSA - Chief Partner of ‘Technostart 2018’ Innovation Contest
ALROSA will act as the chief strategic partner of the contest of innovative projects
– the largest contest in Russia for innovative projects in the field of machine-building industry.
ALROSA - More than 500 social and charitable initiatives in 2017
In 2017, ALROSA implemented over 500 social and charitable initiatives. The company finances regional development programs, social infrastructure, charitable and sponsorship projects, corporate social programs for employees and their families, and renders targeted aid to residents of the main regions of its presence.
ALROSA - Production and preliminary trading update
ALROSA reports Q1 2018 production and preliminary trading performance
ALROSA - Time for checking results
On January 29, the meeting on the enterprise’s operating results was held at the Engineering and Technical Service of the Mirny Mining and Processing Plant's motor depot.
ALROSA – Towards New Thinking
In the spring of this year, ALROSA introduced the planned establishment of a Shared Services Center (SSC)
ALROSA ‘Internatsionalny’ mine starts blind skip shaft
A complex of sub-vertical skip shaft (no direct access to the surface) was commissioned at the 'Internatsionalny' mine of ALROSA Mirny Ore Mining & Processing Plant, designed to deliver ore more efficiently from deep workings.
It will allow to optimize the scheme for issuing kimberlite ore and reduce the costs of technical and material resources.
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