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By Rose Ragsdale
For Mining News 

Permitting slows for DeBeers project

Gahcho Kué shows potential for becoming major diamond mine in Northwest Territories; offers significant environmental challenge


August 26, 2007

DeBeers Canada Inc. is exploring the Gahcho Kué project in the Northwest Territories this summer, hoping to confirm its potential to become the company's second major diamond mine in the Canadian Arctic.

Of the four major mining projects De Beers is developing, two are in Canada, which has emerged in the past 15 years as one of the world's most prospective diamond mining regions.

The two adv...

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