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Dominion Diamond Corporation Announces Completion of the Sale of its Luxury Brand Segment

March 26, 2013

TORONTO, March 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ – Dominion Diamond Corporation (the
“Company”) announced today that it has completed the previously
announced sale of its luxury brand diamond jewelry and timepiece
division, Harry Winston, Inc. to The Swatch Group Ltd. As part of the
transaction, the Company has changed its name to Dominion Diamond
Corporation from Harry Winston Diamond Corporation.  In connection with
this name change, the Company’s stock symbol will change from “HW” to
“DDC” on the Toronto Stock Exchange and from “HWD” to “DDC” on the New
York Stock Exchange.

About Dominion Diamond Corporation

Dominion Diamond Corporation is focused on the mining and marketing of
rough diamonds to the global market from attractive operating mine
assets that present low political risk.  Our business encompasses 40%
of the Diavik Diamond Mine in Canada’s Northwest Territories and rough
diamond sorting and sales operations in Canada, Belgium and India. The
Company is awaiting regulatory clearance on the purchase of an 80%
interest in the Ekati Diamond Mine, also located in the Northwest
Territories of Canada, as well as a control interest in surrounding
areas containing significant prospective resources.

For more information, please visit www.ddcorp.ca

SOURCE Dominion Diamond Corporation


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