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The inclusion of the company in the license partnership is an international recognition of our unique offshore experience, Lukoil says.
May 24, 2016
Chinese money gives new life to the Belkomur project.
May 23, 2016
Novatek signs MOU with Thai state company PTT.
May 22, 2016
Russia’s first-ever floating nuclear power plant is scheduled to sail out of St. Petersburg towards Murmansk in October 2017.
May 19, 2016
This is politics from the top shelf, a Norwegian oil and gas expert says about the new Arctic licenses issues by Norway.
May 19, 2016
“This is the start for real repercussions in the north,” says Kjell Giæver, Director of the supply network Petro Arctic.
May 19, 2016
New licenses in the Barents Sea open up for a comprehensive energy cooperation between Norway and Russia, Kirkenes Mayor Rune Rafaelsen argues.
May 18, 2016
Russia’s Lukoil gets a 20 percent stake in two license blocks located directly along the Norwegian-Russian maritime border.
May 18, 2016
The country’s minister of oil and energy is ready to present the winners of 57 new Arctic blocks.
May 17, 2016
The Sea of Okhotsk offers a rare chance for joint action between Russian and western oilmen. Rosneft and Statoil are preparing their spuds.
May 12, 2016
The new government white paper on the Arctic archipelago highlights new alternative industries.
May 11, 2016
But the sum is too low considering the important geopolitical position of Kirkenes, town mayor Rune Rafaelsen says.
May 11, 2016
Royal Dutch Shell has decided to give up all but one of its federal offshore leases in the Chukchi Sea, bringing what appears to be an anticlimactic end to its multibillion-dollar effort to turn those icy Arctic waters off northwestern Alaska into a new oil-producing frontier.
May 11, 2016
The second ice-protected tanker built for the Novy Port project will soon shuttle between Yamal and the Kola Bay.
May 11, 2016
The operators of the Arctic oil field come under mounting pressure from regional and federal authorities.
May 06, 2016
Vitino was once one of the biggest port terminals in the Russian Arctic. Now, the company is soon bankrupt and abandoned.
May 05, 2016
So far this year Norway has exported seafood worth nearly €4 billion, an increase of 26 percent year-on-year.
May 04, 2016
The Finnish government hires former Prime Minister Paavo Lipponen to assess the possible laying of an optical fiber cable across the Arctic.
May 03, 2016
Several shiploads of mining equipment are sent from Murmansk to the Arctic outpost of Dikson.
May 03, 2016
Foreigners might be able to do tax-free shopping in the country already in the course of 2016.
April 29, 2016
I do not have any doubt that the port will be ready by November 2017, leader of Russia’s Sea and River Agency says.
April 28, 2016
Faroese companies are interested in developing aquaculture and fish processing in Murmansk.
April 28, 2016
A Chinese seismic vessel will spend the whole summer in the Russian part of the Barents Sea mapping Arctic resources.
April 27, 2016
Environmentalists in the Komi Republic increase their estimates for oil spilled into local waterways. Regional authorities say they have the situation under control.
April 27, 2016
Cooperation progresses in line with plans, the two company leaders say.
April 20, 2016