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Indigenous communities in Finland rejoice as years of negotiations lead to agreement over the Nordic Sami Convention. But critics remain abundant.
January 16, 2017
«Eni has revealed a limited ability to implement existing plans,» Petroleum Safety Authority Norway writes in a notice of order.
January 13, 2017
More than 3,000 of them are connected with Novatek’s and Rosneft’s plans in the region, Marina Kovtun highlighted in today’s meeting with the President.
January 12, 2017
Russia’s biggest coal exporter SUEK increases its ownership stake in the Murmansk Commercial Sea Port to 75%.
January 12, 2017
A total of 120 ships delivered foreign goods worth $5.2 billion to Sabetta last year.
January 10, 2017
A second icebreaker had to come to assistance as two vessels loaded with ten thousand tons of goods were making their way from Arkhangelsk to Pevek.
January 09, 2017
It is the 5th production stop in less than a year.
January 04, 2017
The Korpfjell license could hide the biggest discovery ever made on the Norwegian shelf. Drilling will start this year.
January 04, 2017
The polluting plant on the border to Norway and Finland could be closed as part of a $14 billion development plan announced by Norilsk Nikel.
January 03, 2017
Sovcomflot’s brand new oil tanker «Shturman Albanov» gets the Arctic shipping license required by the Polar Code.
January 03, 2017
But the installation will still increase production in 2017, Gazprom Neft leader Aleksandr Dyukov says.
January 02, 2017
Russian state geological exploration company Rosgeologia wins a string of tenders on seismic mapping in Arctic waters. First in the line is the Fersmanovsky area in the Barents Sea.
December 22, 2016
The blaze on board the «Yamal» was extinguished after only few minutes, shipowner Rosatomflot says.
December 21, 2016
Amid big protests from environmentalists and the Sami Parliament.
December 20, 2016
The Russian Arctic region cuts spending, and for the first time in years adopts a budget without a deficit.
December 19, 2016
It can break through five meter thick ice and escort large-size tankers through Arctic waters.
December 16, 2016
Resources in the Barents Sea are part of the deal.
December 14, 2016
Stakes in licenses covering more than 700,000 square kilometers of Arctic waters, multi-billion dollar investments and a comprehensive cooperation agreement with state company Rosneft.
December 13, 2016
«We have to develop visions,» says IT-programmer Dennis Kreminsky and shares advises to startup businesses.
December 13, 2016
Another 53 Barents Sea blocks are proposed as new drilling acreage. Environmentalists cry halt
December 13, 2016
Novatek-owner Leonid Mikhelson is asking President Putin for permission to acquire four licenses owned by Gazprom.
December 12, 2016
Regional authorities long wanted the Murmanskoye field in the Barents Sea to supply natural gas to households and industry in the Kola Peninsula. That will not happen.
December 12, 2016
All the municipalities in the region go against disputed drilling in nearby waters. But the fight is not over, the oil industry says.
December 10, 2016
The Kaidi Group has acquired a 32 hectare plot in Kemi for the project.
December 08, 2016
It is not clear when the oil company will start construction of its projected new base in Roslyakovo.
December 07, 2016