Namibia International Diamond Conference Scheduled For Nov. 24-27

Rough Market
05/11/2015 09:53

Diamond traders across the world are expected to congregate in Windhoek, Namibia from November 24 to 27 for this year’s International Diamond Conference, coordinated by industry expert Chaim Even-Zohar. The conference would take the form of a unique forum for dialogue and cooperation between industry leaders at the highest level. The overall theme of the conference will focus on "Challenges Facing Diamond Beneficiation in Southern Africa: How can we make this industry viable and sustainable?" Minister of Mines and Energy Obeth Kandjoze will open the conference, where speakers will include the Zimbabwean Minister of Mines and Mining Development Walter Chidakwa, president of the Diamond Manufacturers Association of Namibia (DIAMAN) Burhan Seber, the president of the Chamber of Mines of Namibia Kombadayedu Kapwanga, and the chief executive officer of Namibia Diamond Trading Company Shihaleni Ndjaba.