Varvara Dmitrieva: The jewelry industry of Yakutia is distinguished by its creativity, unique cultural code and conservation of traditions

Varvara Dmitrieva, Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Precious Stones and Metals Processing Technologies of the North-Eastern Federal University, told Rough&Polished about the results of the Forum of jewelry Craftsmanship and the prospects...


Valery Budny: There is no strategy and legislation in Russia enabling the full cycle processing of precious raw materials within the country

Valery Budny, Head of the Jewelry Russia program and CEO of the JUNWEX media holding, told Rough&Polished about the results of the meeting and pressing issues in the precious metals and precious stones (PMPS) and the jewelry sectors.

11 april 2024

Paul Zimnisky: Natural diamonds face the risk of eroding their appeal if constantly discounted

New York-based independent diamond and jewellery analyst and consultant Paul Zimnisky told Rough & Polished’s Mathew Nyaungwa in an exclusive interview that the industry should do away with discounts. He said the industry should treat natural diamonds...

01 april 2024

Edahn Golan: Lab-grown diamond prices to continue declining

In an exclusive interview with Rough&Polished's Mathew Nyaungwa, Edahn Golan, proprietor of the eponymous Edahn Golan Diamond Research and Data, predicted that the prices of lab-grown diamonds would continue to decline, especially at the retail and...

25 march 2024

ADPA’s Ellah Muchemwa: G7 restrictions to bring extra costs from diamond mining to retail

The African Diamond Producers Association (ADPA), which has openly registered its disdain for the G7’s rough diamond trade restrictions, is of the opinion that the move will bring extra costs on all stages, from mining to retail. ADPA executive...

18 march 2024

Norilsk Nickel will not pay dividends for 2022

07 june 2023
The company will also not distribute profits based on 2022 results.

(TASS) - Shareholders of Norilsk Nickel at the annual meeting decided not to pay dividends for 2022. This is stated in the message of the company on the website of the disclosure of corporate information. This decision was supported by 59.3% of the voted shareholders. The company also said it would not distribute profits for 2022 results.
At the end of 2021, the company paid a final dividend of RUB 1,166 thousand per ordinary share.
In addition, the shareholders approved the board of directors of the company, which included Petropavlovsk CEO Denis Alexandrov, Interros CEO Sergei Batekhin, Rusal Vice President Elena Bezdenezhnykh, Norilsk Nickel Board of Directors Chairman Andrey Bugrov, Sberbank Senior Banker Sergei Volk, First Vice President and Head of Corporate, Equity and Legal Affairs at Norilsk Nickel Marianna Zakharova, Director of Russian Aluminum Management Aleksandra Zakharova, PWC Partner Aleksei Ivanov, Senior Vice President of Norilsk Nickel Sergei Malyshev, Member of the Board of Directors of Rusal Evgeni Schwartz, Deputy Chairman of the RSPP Committee for the Development of Competition Yegor Sheybak. The board of directors of the company also includes Irina Komarova and Anton Sychev.

About company

Norilsk Nickel is a diversified mining and smelting company, the world's largest producer of palladium and high-grade nickel. The production divisions of the Norilsk Nickel group of companies are located in Russia in the Norilsk industrial region, on the Kola Peninsula and in the Trans-Baikal Territory, as well as in Finland.