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2009-12-04 06:57:00

TORONTO, Dec. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company"), today announced the appointment of Mr. Frederic de Narp to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Harry Winston, Inc., its New York-based jewelry and watch subsidiary, effective January 4, 2010. Mr. de Narp joins Harry Winston from Cartier International, where he recently served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Cartier North America. He succeeds Mr....

2009-11-25 16:10:00

TORONTO, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company"), will release its Fiscal 2010 Third Quarter results for the quarter ended October 31, 2009, during market hours on Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Beginning at 4:00PM (EST) on Wednesday, December 9th, the Company will host a conference call for analysts, investors and other interested parties. Listeners may access a live broadcast of the conference call on the Company's investor...

2009-10-05 19:09:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Saffronart, India's leading online auction house for modern and contemporary Indian art and jewelry, is holding its Autumn Online Auction of Fine Jewels on October 7-8th, 2009. With total sales estimates of 2.9 to 3.5 million USD, the 207 lots will include a range of exclusive pieces by contemporary designers, such as Shaill Jhaveri and Alpana Gujral, exceptional limited edition watches, unique objets d'art, and signed pieces from international jewelry...

2009-09-15 21:17:00

TORONTO, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) is pleased to announce Diavik Diamond Mines Inc.'s decision to cancel a winter production shutdown at the Diavik mine in Canada'sNorthwest Territories. Earlier this year, Diavik had announced a series of actions in response to changes in market conditions, including plans for a summer and winter production shutdown. The summer shutdown was safely and successfully concluded on August 24 and rough...

2009-08-27 16:15:00

TORONTO, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company"), will release its Fiscal 2010 Second Quarter results for the quarter ended July 31, 2009, after market hours on Thursday, September 10, 2009. Beginning at 09:00AM (EST) on Friday, September 11, the Company will host a conference call for analysts, investors and other interested parties. Listeners may access a live broadcast of the conference call on the Company's investor relations...

2009-08-19 11:22:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's most famous diamond, the HOPE DIAMOND, will undergo a special re-design to honor the 50th Anniversary of its donation to the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History. Given to the Institution as a "gift to the American people" by legendary American jeweler Harry Winston, the Smithsonian Institution and Smithsonian Channel(TM) will celebrate the diamond's legacy by inviting the American public to vote on a new design for the...

2009-06-08 08:22:00

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Queen of Diamonds," Carol Brodie is bringing what every woman wants to multichannel retailer HSN - affordable and approachable fine jewelry. Known for her legendary work on the red carpet with "jeweler to the stars" Harry Winston, for the first time in her career, Ms. Brodie is offering her own collection entitled Rarities: Fine Jewelry with Carol Brodie. This exclusive collection launches on HSN and hsn.com June 21 and features a refined...

2009-06-04 06:00:00

TORONTO, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX: HW, NYSE: HWD) (the "Company") today reported first quarter results for the period ending April 30, 2009. The Company recorded a consolidated net loss of $45.1 million or $0.68 per share for the quarter, compared to net earnings of $21.3 million or $0.35 per share in the first quarter of the prior year. Consolidated net loss for the quarter included a non-cash dilution loss of $34.2 million or $0.52 per share as...

2009-03-31 15:30:00

TORONTO, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX-HW; NYSE-HWD) ("Harry Winston") is pleased to announce the closing of the US$150 million strategic investment by Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX-K; NYSE-KGC) ("Kinross") that was announced on March 19, 2009. Kinross has subscribed to 15.2 million treasury shares from Harry Winston at a price of US$3.00 per share, being approximately 19.9% of the company's issued equity post the transaction. In addition, Kinross...

2009-03-19 15:34:00

TORONTO, March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Harry Winston Diamond Corporation (TSX-HW; NYSE-HWD) ("Harry Winston") is pleased to announce a strategic investment by Kinross Gold Corporation (TSX-K; NYSE-KGC) ("Kinross"), whereby Kinross will make a net investment of US$150 million to acquire an indirect interest in the Diavik diamond mine and a direct equity stake in the company. As part of the transaction the parties have agreed to jointly consider other opportunities in the diamond mining...


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