Sergey Ivanov, CEO of ALROSA, held a working meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Kingdom of Belgium Didier Reynders and President of the Antwerp World Diamond Centre (AWDC) Stephane Fischler.
On Tuesday, February 13, Russian President Vladimir Putin had a meeting with the CEO of ALROSA. Sergei Ivanov told about the results of work for 2017, about the Verkhne-Munskoye deposit, plans to develop diamond deposits in Angola, the situation associated with the Mir mine, demonstrated two unique diamonds mined last year, and invited the President to open the Verkhne-Munskoye field.
For the first month of this year, ALROSA Group sold USD 504.5 million worth of rough and polished diamonds. Rough diamond sales by value amounted to USD 499 million, polished diamond sales – USD 5.5 million.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree approving the targeted allocation of subsidies to 22 entities for co-financing capital investments in 24 health facilities, the press service of the head and government of Yakutia reports.