Thomas Nilsen

Vladimir Potanin boosted his personal fortune with $1,6 billion in 2019 and is now believed to hold a net worth of $19,7 billion, Forbes magazine reports.
April 07, 2020
Restrictions on border traffic and quarantine rules are tightened even more as the Finnish government aims at slowing the spread of coronavirus.
April 07, 2020
Europe’s largest iron ore producer aims at replacing all diesel-powered mining machines with electric ones at the underground mines in Kiruna and Malmberget, northern Sweden.
April 06, 2020
Russia’s National Anti-terrorism Committee says the man was planning to carry out a terrorist attack.
April 04, 2020
“In severe ice conditions the ship could be squeezed by the ice,” says icebreaker captain Dmitry Lobusov, “It was necessary to get to work quickly.”
April 03, 2020
“I tried to do everything possible so that my native Pomor land would develop,” Igor Orlov said when he announced his resignation on Thursday.
April 02, 2020
Not since November 2011 has Svalbard had a monthly average temperature colder than normal.
April 02, 2020
2020 was the year when many new-built luxury polar classed cruise ships were supposed to bring wealthy tourists to the Arctic. The start of the season couldn’t be worse.
April 02, 2020
The oil industry’s dream about a new oil province in the European Arctic seems to dissolve after years of unsuccessful test-drillings.
April 01, 2020
No spring in the north: European route E6 to Finnmark is closed due to snowy storms and alternative drive through Finland is not allowed with closed borders.
March 31, 2020