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

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

PR Newswire

TORONTO, 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

Contact:

Mr. Richard Chetwode, Vice President, Corporate Development - +44 (0) 7720 970
762 orrchetwode@ddcorp.ca

Ms. Kelley Stamm, Manager, Investor Relations - (416) 205-4380
orkstamm@ddcorp.ca
 
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