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Living life with Lanyards

My first experience with a lanyard was when I was a girl scout in school and that lanyard held a whistle. It made all of us girls so proud to be in the esteemed group of people whose motto was “Be prepared.” Life has changed since. 656 more words

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Mwana Africa To Raise $5.6M For Klipspringer Mine Work

Miner Mwana Africa PLC on Wednesday said it is planning to raise $5.6 million (GBP 3.67 million) in an open offer to back work at the Klipspringer diamond mine in South Africa, Alliance News reportsMwana will issue 367.6 million shares at 1.0 pence per share in the open offer, though it also will allow existing shareholders to participate in the issue. 16 more words

Lemonade-less Day 3 (There's only a possibility of 5)

Oh he’s a charmer.  It’s coming along nicely.  No mention about how it was supposed to be done last Friday, or 12 or so Fridays before, but it will be done this Thursday or Friday.   116 more words


Burgled Hatton Garden Jewelry Vault Firm Closing

RAPAPORT… The London safe deposit box company that was burgled over Easter weekend 2015 has gone into liquidation, U.K.’s Sky News reported. Hatton Garden Safe Deposit issued a statement saying it had gone into creditors’ voluntary liquidation on August 24 after trade slumped in the wake of the theft, according to the report.A raid was carried out over the Easter weekend when thieves broke … 10 more words

Blood diamond crimes.

Last Friday Michel Desaedeleer was detained by Spanish police under suspicion of being involved in the illegal trade in “blood diamonds” that was prolific during Sierra Leone’s civil war. 61 more words

Paul Squirrell

China Economic Slowdown May Keep Diamond Pipeline Clogged

The China economic downturn looks like undoing the diamond industry’ efforts to clear the production pipeline of stuck inventory and bring back better profit margins. 261 more words

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