Dominion Diamond Corporation Announces Director Resignations
YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 24, 2015--
Dominion Diamond Corporation (TSX:DDC, NYSE:DDC) announces today that
Dr. Fiona Perrott-Humphrey and Mr. Ollie Oliveira have resigned from the
Board of Directors of the Company for personal reasons.
“On behalf of the Board, we would like to thank Dr. Fiona
Perrott-Humphrey and Mr. Ollie Oliveira for their contribution and
support during their tenure,” said Robert A. Gannicott, Chair of the
Board, and Daniel Jarvis, Lead Director of the Board.
About Dominion Diamond Corporation
Dominion Diamond Corporation is the world’s third largest producer of
rough diamonds by value. Both of its production assets are located in
the low political risk environment of the Northwest Territories in
Canada where the Company also has its head office. The Company is well
capitalized and has a strong balance sheet.
The Company operates the Ekati Diamond Mine through its 88.9%
ownership as well as a 65.3% ownership in the surrounding areas
containing additional reserves and resources, and also owns 40% of the
Diavik Diamond Mine. Between the two mining operations, diamonds are
currently produced from a number of separate kimberlite pipes providing
a diversity of diamond supply as well as reduced operational risk. It
supplies premium rough diamond assortments to the global market through
its sorting and selling operations in Canada, Belgium and India.
For more information, please visit www.ddcorp.ca
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Dominion Diamond Corporation
Mr. Richard Chetwode, +44 (0)
Vice President, Corporate Development
Kelley Stamm, 416-205-4380
Manager, Investor Relations