Moscow, April 1, 2019 - ALROSA, the world’s leading diamond miner, held its first New York diamond auction this year. The company traditionally offered a range of special size rough diamonds (over 10.8 carats). The total revenue from the auction amounted to $11.8 million.
The authorities of Yakutia are ready to increase the scope of non-resource non-energy exports through the supply of jewelry, forestry and agro-industrial products. This was announced in an interview with TASS at the Krasnoyarsk Economic Forum (KEF), by First Deputy Prime Minister of Yakutia Aleksei Struchkov.
ALROSA has summed up the selection of technology startups organized on the basis of the GenerationS corporate accelerator from the Russian Venture Company. 5 teams that have passed the competitive selection will be able to work out options for introducing their product within the corporation and attract funding.
On March 21, ALROSA Supervisory Board in the course of absentee voting reviewed the proposals for candidates to the Supervisory Board and the Audit Commission received from the shareholders of the company. The Supervisory Board also considered the proposals of shareholders to include in the agenda of General Meeting of Shareholders the mandatory issues in accordance with the legislation of the Russian Federation and other issues on the current activities of the company.
Moscow, March 22, 2019 – The meeting of new Russia-Angola Business Council took place at the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. ALROSA CEO Sergey Ivanov was elected as the Chairman of the Council.
ALROSA summed up the preliminary results of an experiment to clarify the diamond-bearing capacity of the northwestern part of the ore body of the Zapolyarnaya pipe on the Verkhne-Munskoye (Upper Muna) deposit.According to the data obtained, Upper Muna can become one of the richest in large diamonds ALROSA deposits.