NDTC to Call for New Sight-Holders in December

[New Era]Windhoek -Namibia Diamond Trading Company, the Namibian government’s joint venture diamond sorting and trading company with De Beers, will by the end of this year call for the application of new ‘sight holders’ – the select group of diamond companies that would receive preference to buy Namibia’s rough diamonds in bulk. The much revered ‘sight holder’ status is a long-term contract of about three years that the Namibia Diamond Trading Company (NDTC) give to a select few diamond polishing and cutting firms, who would