It is also envisaged that smaller vessels will be used for transport on the NSR.Transport
Investments in the project will amount to about RUB 2.4 bn.Murmansk
Students are transferred to project-based learning.Yakutia
Construction and installation work at the Zhatai shipyard should be completed by the end of this year.
The North Sea Route cargo target for 2022 exceeded by 2.1 mn tonsTransport
The Russian government is allocating almost RUB 60 bn for the construction of the fifth and sixth series of universal nuclear-powered icebreakers of Project 22220.Transport
The management of the air harbour in Yamal's gas capital has reported on last year's achievements.Yamal
Between 2023 and 2024, the government will allocate almost RUB 4 bn to create a digital ecosystem for the North Sea Route (NSR).Transport
Chukotka Prospectors' Artel, a new FPV resident, will start developing the Bystrinskoye gold deposit in the Chaunsky district of Chukotka.Chukotka
More than 20,000 people visited the region.
With the opening of winter navigation in the waters of the North Sea Route, logistics for Vostok Oil's oil and gas project resumed.Transport
Yakutia's tin output in the first six months of 2022 was 360 tons, up 12% from 2021.Infrastructure
The NAA Department of Internal Policy summarised the results of public infrastructure development projects in municipalities based on local initiatives. It is about the winners of the Initiative Budgeting Grant Competition.Nenets district
The Ministry of Property Relations of the Murmansk Region has made the first decision to transfer a land plot to a participant in the Hectare in the Arctic programme for free.Murmansk
The Russian Environmental Operator has published a new ranking of regions by solid waste management efficiencyMurmansk
The Federal Research Centre for the Comprehensive Study of the Arctic, run by the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, has developed an innovative method for the automated monitoring of railroad embankments using seismic sensors.
Minister Aleksey Chekunkov notes that LNG accounts for over 60% of cargo trafficTransport
Foreign volunteers will be able to participate in the projectEcology
By 2025, their number is to be reduced to seven.Ecology
Yamal is creating facilities for the proper storage, maintenance, and safe operation of Eco vehicles.Yamal
The Kayur company has launched snowmobile passenger and cargo transportation services in ChukotkaChukotka
The annual monitoring of Russia's Arctic zone seas has revealed an increase in the ice coverage of the Arctic Ocean's eastern seas in 2022.According to research data from the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute (AARI), the Barents and Kara Seas in the western part of the Russian Arctic have had their area under ice decrease. The average annual temperature here was also higher than normal, says the Krasnaya Vesna news agency.
The Soba Fish Hatchery expects to harvest at least 30 mn eggs of muksun fish by the end of 2022, which is almost twice as much as last year, when 16 million eggs were produced.Ecology
Alexander Guryev, professor at the Department of Pulp-and-Paper and Wood Chemical Production at the Northern Arctic Federal University, said they should replace the plastic ones.Ecology
In the Laborovaya village in the Priuralsky district of YNAA, the installation of a hybrid power plant powered by diesel, solar and wind energy has been completed.Ecology
In Yamal, 16 investment programmes are being implemented in the heat and power sector.Yamal
The regional authorities have applied for inclusion of the port in this programme, which provides preferential tariffs for regular cabotageTransport
Decommissioned Soviet-built nuclear icebreakers will be scrapped.
In January–September 2022, coal production in Yakutia increased by 35% year-on-year to 28.7 mn tons.Yakutia
The Yakutian authorities will almost double funding for the state programme 'Preservation and development of state and official languages' in the region in 2023.Yakutia
It will be completed on a special quay at the Baltic Shipyard.Transport
A network of carbon polygons and carbon farms is planned in Yakutia, which will help the republic switch to a low-carbon economy faster, which in turn will reduce the amount of climate-altering greenhouse gases.Ecology
FSUE Rosmorport has signed a contract with Rosatom State Corporation to lease three diesel icebreakers to operate in the Arctic during the winter of 2022–2023.Transport
A regional mechanism based on Capital Investment Protection and Promotion Agreements (CIPPA) will be launched to support investors in the Arkhangelsk Region.
The meeting was held as part of the 6th International Scientific and Practical Conference 'Problems of Forest Inventory and Forest Management.'Arkhangelsk
This is needed to ensure the production of propellers, said Marat Yeseyev, Scientific Director of the world-class Russian Arctic Research and Education Centre.Science
These include an oil and gas centre in Usinsk, a centre for the development of mineral resources and mountain tourism in Inta and a transport, logistics and industrial centre in Vorkuta.Komi
The development allows defects to be detected up to 10% more often.Infrastructure
A favourable opinion on the reconstruction project of the Beringovsky seaport located in the Ugolnaya Bay in Chukotka was issued by the Glavgosexpertiza.Infrastructure
Nornickel opened a new scrap metal recycling site.
On 28 October 2022, a regular meeting of the State Commission for Arctic Development, a key body to coordinate the formation and implementation of state policy in the polar region, was chaired by Yury Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District.Infrastructure
Students from the Arctic regions—pupils in grades 5–8—became participants in the Children of the Arctic programme of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic.Tourism
Magnit retail chain has started test shipments of groceries and consumer goods via the North Sea Route (NSR) to St. Petersburg.Transport
The region's head predicts that Chukotka would use 70% clean energy by 2030.Infrastructure
They will undertake radar monitoring in addition to providing information on hydrometeorological conditions at high latitudes and broadband internet connectivity.Transport
Plans were made to invest half a billion rubles to expand and update the Arkhangelsk algae plant's production facilities by 2026.
EMERCOM of Russia is planning to build an Integrated Emergency Rescue Centre in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area.Yamal
The authorities of the YNAA and PJSC Gazprom discussed the prospects for cooperation during a working meeting.Yamal
The Ural, universal nuclear-powered icebreaker, project 22220, under construction at Baltic Shipyard, St. Petersburg, has begun its sea trials.Transport
Alexander Tsybulsky, Governor of Arkhangelsk Region, and Gadzhimagomed Huseynov, First Deputy Minister of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, during a working meeting, discussed the readiness of investors to implement major industrial projects as part of the creation of an advanced development territory in Pomorie.Arkhangelsk
By 2025, up to 98% of the population of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will be provided with sustainable access to high-speed Internet and quality cellular communications thanks to the Synergy of the Arctic project, an agreement on the implementation of which was signed between the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media and the region.Infrastructure
In Yamal, the venison harvesting campaign is gaining momentum. More than 2,200 tons of reindeer meat are scheduled to be harvested this season, which will last until the end of December.
The opening of the first eco-industrial tourist route 'Shpil 555' took place in the vicinity of Nickel.Tourism
The fleet of the Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute plans to increase by one more unit.Science
The government has extended the current Single Subsidy programme in the Far East to regions in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation.Infrastructure
According to Dmitry Livanov, Rector of the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, a favourable state expert review of the project is expected in late 2022 – early 2023, after which construction of the facility will begin.Science
The estimated investment is about RUB 150 mn.Yakutia
According to Rosenergoatom's Director of Economics and Finance, the data centre is to be located directly within the plant perimeter.
Three landfill sites equipped with sorting complexes with a capacity of over 400,000 tons will be built in the Arkhangelsk Region by the end of 2024.Arkhangelsk
The Burlak all-terrain vehicles can now be equipped with a drilling rig. The innovation will make it possible to use the Russian all-terrain vehicle for year-round exploration work in regions with a harsh climate and in complete off-road conditions.Transport
Yuzhnoye and Severnoye Ice Protection Structures will protect the water area from drifting ice that could damage berths and vessels.Yamal
A new investor in the Murmansk Region, Aurora, which has become the 500th resident of the AZRF, plans to build a year-round hotel and tourist complex.Investment
VEB.RF State Corporation will finance the construction at Nakhodka Ship Repair Yard of eight crab vessels designed to operate in Russia's northern waters.Transport
Experts from the Arctic Tourism Laboratory visited sites in the Tersky District and analysed resources to improve the existing tourism product.
In the Murmansk Region, the main modernisation of spaces under this project has been completed: 13 sports spaces, 11 canteens, 19 public spaces, 18 classrooms and four greenhouses have been transformed in schools.Murmansk
Over the next few years, 14 helicopters, nine of which are designed specifically to operate in high latitudes, will join the EMERCOM's aviation force.Transport
This summer, 127,000 tourists visited the Murmansk Region.Murmansk
Programmers from the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) will develop a digital trading platform that will enable representatives of the indigenous peoples of the North to sell goods of traditional folk crafts online.Yakutia
Such vessels require retrofitting for tourism because they have been used for research purposes, said Sergey Gorkov, head of the holding company.Transport
The Far East Development Corporation (FEDC) and the First Ore Mining Company have signed an agreement to build a mining and processing plant on Yuzhny Island in the Novaya Zemlya archipelago, Arkhangelsk Region, which will be based on the Pavlovskoye lead-zinc ore deposit.
The Yakutian authorities signed a concession agreement with Sakhaneftegazsbyt at the Eastern Economic Forum for the reconstruction and modernisation of oil and gas storage facilities in the republic.Yakutia
It is capable of arriving at the work site, drifting in the Arctic Ocean for up to two years and returning to port without the aid of an icebreaker.Infrastructure
On 17 September, Monchegorsk will host the Arctic Investor Day, which will showcase the investment opportunities of the city and the region, as well as the results of the Murmansk Region's Arctic benefits package and striking projects by residents of the Russian Arctic zone.Murmansk
Admiralty Shipyards has commissioned the North Pole ice-resistant self-propelled platform (ISP), a research and expedition vessel designed for long-term drifting in the Arctic ice.Transport
Vostok Air, a new resident of the Yakutia Advanced Special Economic Zone (ASEZ), is organising the Heliport Yakutsk helicopter centre. The enterprise will create a modern aviation technical base for import-substituting service for foreign-made helicopters and will be able to receive aircraft 24 hours a day.Infrastructure
The first full-time stage of the Arctic Challenge programme, a project of the Far East Development Corporation and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives supported by the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, took place in Moscow.
The nuclear-powered lighter carrier Sevmorput successfully returned to Murmansk and completed the programme of the first round-trip coaster envisaged by the North Sea Route Development Plan to 2035. The ship delivered 21 containers of fish, machinery and drilling equipment to the capital of the Kola Peninsula.Transport
More than 3,500 people have received a total of 2,600 hectares of land under the Hectare in the Arctic programme since its launch a year ago. At the same time, the number of applications submitted by citizens exceeded 7,200, the Far East Development Corporation (FEDC) said.Far Eastern hectare
A NAVigational TEleX (NAVTEX) shore station will be installed in the Chukchi port of Pevek to ensure safe navigation along the North Sea Route. It is designed to provide navigational and meteorological information. The construction project has been approved by Glavgosexpertiza Russia.Transport
FSUE Rosmorport's diesel electric-powered icebreaker Viktor Chernomyrdin was granted the Passenger ship characteristic in the class notation. As of now, the vessel can be used for Arctic cruises, including trips to the North Pole, in a period free of statutory activity.Transport
ArktikGeolDobycha and GOLDARCTIC became residents of the Russian Arctic Zone (AZRF) with projects for the exploration and development of natural ore, placer and man-made gold and silver deposits in the Arctic zone of the Chukotka Autonomous Area.Chukotka
The first Arctic: Breaking the Ice forum and festival will be held in Usinsk, Komi Republic on 16-18 August as part of the main events schedule of Russia's chairmanship in the Arctic Council in 2021-2023, operated by the Roscongress Foundation with the support of the ANCO Clean Arctic.
The bill should regulate the procedure for the creation, operation and closure of rotational settlements.Yakutia
The first Skills Championship in northern professions will be held in Murmansk from 10 to 14 August. Participating will be 80 contestants aged 16 to 22, representing nine Arctic regions.Murmansk
Participants in the plenary session 'Tourism in the Arctic. Rapid Development' at the Bering Strait International Festival will discuss ways to improve the tourism industry in the Russian North.Zapolyarye
As part of the North Sea Route development, a needs-based programme for the construction of ice-class cargo ships until 2035 shall be created.Transport
The project for a new vertically integrated gas chemical complex for methanol production in the Nenets Autonomous Area was discussed by Irek Faizullin, Minister of Construction, Housing and Utilities of the Russian Federation, Igor Manylov, head of Glavgosexpertiza, and representatives of the investor, RusChem Management Company LLC.Gas
Governor Andrey Chibis noted that the Murmansk Region remains the leader in applications among the Arctic regions. 4,500 applications for obtaining an Arctic Hectare on the Kola Peninsula have been submitted; 2,000 plots have been provided, and contracts are being concluded for 600 more applications.
Andrey Chibis, Governor of the Murmansk Region, held a working meeting with Zhanna Sedova, Director General of Enel Russia PJSC, regarding the implementation of the investment project for the construction and subsequent operation of the Kola Wind Farm.Energy
Production drilling has begun at the Payakhskoye field. The operations involve unique drilling rigs, designed for the harsh Far North conditions and manufactured at Russian machine-building plants.Krasnoyarsk Krai
An integrated plan for the development of the North Sea Route until 2035 was submitted for consideration by the Russian Government. It covers both infrastructure development and the construction of new icebreakers, the launch of satellites, the improvement of security systems, and the updating of meteorological technologies.Transport
The Supervisory Board of the Chukotka advanced economic development territory chaired by the Governor of the Chukotka Autonomous Area Roman Kopin, attended by representatives of the Ministry of Far East and Arctic Development of Russia and the Far East and the Arctic Development Corporation, as well as federal and regional authorities, met in Anadyr.Chukotka
Suring his visit to Arkhangelsk, Aleksey Chekunkov, Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic visited the region's leading universities and research centers – the Northern State Medical University (NSMU) and the Lomonosov Northern (Arctic) Federal University (NAFU).Education
On 21 July, Atomflot's Sevmorput nuclear container ship called at the roadstead of the Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskiy seaport. The vessel delivered 149 containers and 48 metal structures to Kamchatka.
A conference on waste and microplastics in the Arctic was held at the Northern (Arctic) Federal University in Arkhangelsk on 20 July 2022. The event within the framework of Russia's chairmanship in the Arctic Council was organized by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Ecology of Russia jointly with the Roscongress Foundation.Ecology
On 19 July, the Icebreaker of Discoveries expedition, organized by Rosatom State Corporation, set off from the port of Murmansk. Participating are the winners of the Big Break competition.Education
The 7th Arctic Festival ended in Teriberka. This year's event broke the attendance record, set a year earlier.Culture
The requirements for the total investment volume and the minimum number of jobs to be created were excluded from the conditions, the government decree says.Investment
The control stage of the North Pole ice-resistant self-propelled platform completedTransport
This decision was made at the meeting on the use of scientific and technological reserves and human resources of universities and scientific organisations for the technology development in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation, held under the leadership of Yury Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of Russia and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District.
Organisers of the VII Teriberka Arctic Festival presented the business and cultural programme of the event.Murmansk
Leader Multifunctional Company (MC Leader LLC), a resident of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation, has concluded a contract with the Federal State Budget Institution Avialesokhrana and joined the fight against wildfires in Yakutia.Yakutia
Every day, volunteers will ascend to a height of 1,000 m.Ecology
In 2016, employees of the Russian Arctic National Park discovered a unique vesselScience
AZRF resident Chukotatomenergo (a division of Rosatom State Corporation) is developing the construction of a marine terminal designed to provide energy for the Baimskoye ore deposit development project.Chukotka
At the meeting, the development of the shipbuilding industry, the North Sea Route and the development of mineral deposits in the Arctic were discussed.
The stand of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic became a platform for 16 events on the Arctic agenda.Economy
The museum will exhibit the remains of the mammoth Tadibe, found in 2020 in the Seyakhinskaya tundra.Culture
The presentation of the best tourist routes of the AZRF regions was held at the stand of the Ministry of the Russian Far East Development — 'The Arctic: Territory of Dialogue'.Economy
The Arctic Settlement Design Code is a set of standards and codes of practice governing the appearance of the urban environment in the Arctic.Infrastructure
The project is aimed at attracting managers from all regions of the Russian Federation to key positions in the governments of the Arctic regions and in the leading enterprises of the Arctic zone, thus creating social elevators for the Russian residents.Economy
There are plans to create more than 182 thousand jobs in 64 fields in the Arctic by 2035.
Beringpromugol will deliver more than 1 million tons of solid fuels to the market in 2022.Chukotka
The aim is to monitor the anthropogenic load and the preservation of rock art.Karelia
It pays special attention to the ethnic factor in entrepreneurship.Economy
The business programme of the stand includes more than 15 events.Economy
In the Russian Arctic, 20% out of 432 projects implemented under the preferential regime of the AZRF relate to the tourism sector.Investment
The discussion was held within the framework of the conference on preserving human health in the Arctic, which took place in the capital of Pomorie on 1–3 June.
Atomflot is working on opening a regular seasonal shipping line in the waters of the North Sea Route.Infrastructure
Navigation on the North Sea Route will be carried out by Rosatom.Infrastructure
Since 1 August 2021, the largest number of applications for ‘hectares’ in the Arctic were received in the Murmansk Region, the Republic of Karelia, the Arkhangelsk Region and the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area.Far Eastern hectare
A total of thirteen structures that are no longer fit for operation will be dismantled.Ecology
The port of Lavna will become an important transport hub on the North Sea Route.Infrastructure
This was announced at the Arctic: Territory of Development Conference on Ensuring a Comfortable Urban Environment.
Potential residents of the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF) will be able to calculate their savings over 10 years when implementing investment projects in the region.Murmansk
On 23–25 May, Yakutsk is hosting the Arctic: Territory of Development Conference on Ensuring a Comfortable Urban Environment.Infrastructure
The president of Russia noted the impressive achievements of Russian Arctic polar explorers at high latitudes.Culture
RITM-200 is the seventh reactor of the 22220 series produced at the Machine-Building Factory of Podolsk.Energy
More than 25 representatives of the restaurant industry of the Murmansk region will take part in forming the menu of the festival's gastronomic food court.Murmansk
Intensive development of the Yanolovo joint-stock company is connected with a sharp increase in demand for metal.
The opening of the mini-plant will improve the quality of construction in the Srednekolymsky District of Yakutia and provide an alternative to wooden buildings.Yakutia
Last year, it was visited by about 486 thousand people.Murmansk
A total of 24.5 million rubles will be invested in the project, aimed at improving the tourist attractiveness of the region.Chukotka
The company will provide face and body treatments, spa services, laser procedures, massage and hydro massage.Chukotka
The workshop is already called the lasrgest in Russia.Murmansk
The collected scrap will be taken to steel mills for further processing.
The areas in question include sites in the Gulf of Ob and the Yenisei Bay.Oil
The president of the Russian Federation emphasised that Russia is open for joint work with all interested partners.Economy
The President of the Russian Federation asked to specify the investment projects and obligations of cargo shippers in terms of volumes in the plan.Economy
The total investment in these projects exceeds 1.3 trillion rubles.Economy
Phlogopite mica is a unique raw material used for the production of electrical insulating materials.Murmansk
The service and excursion centre for travellers on the territory of the Kola Peninsula will be created at the end of 2025.
A project office comprised of the Corporation's experts, representatives from educational institutions and key NSR enterprises is proposed to be formed.Education
Approximately 200 athletes from Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan will take part in the international competition.Murmansk
It took three months to prepare for the museum's opening.Yamal
Priority will be given to activities aimed at the development of investment projects.Economy
The Elgen company will produce more than 1,400 ounces of precious metal annually.Yakutia
The company does not abandon its plans to develop the project and intends to launch industrial coal mining this year.
This was reported by the Governor of the Murmansk Region Andrey Chibis during a briefing session.Murmansk
A new resident of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation plans to create a modern storage infrastructure in Murmansk by the summer of 2025.Murmansk
The initiative aims at providing information for supervision and management decision making and consolidation of knowledge about rare and endangered animal and plant species of the Arctic regions of Russia.Zapolyarye
On 28 March, 39 Moscow schoolchildren went on a training ski hike in Karelia. Seven of them prepare to take part in the Great Arctic expedition to Cape Chelyuskin, the northernmost point of the Russian continent.Karelia
Russia is seven years ahead of Europe, the U.S. and Japan have launched into highly elliptical orbit the first meteorological satellite Arktika-M in 2021, said the head of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Alexander Sergeev, at a working meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.Science
The Arctic Development Project Office participated in the Clean Country Forum held at the Skolkovo Technopark.
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Dmitry Artyukhov, the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Area (YNAA). He suggested paying 'northern' bonuses to government employees in the Arctic zone from the first days of their work.Economy
More than 8.1 thousand land plot applications were submitted within the Hectare in the Arctic programme. The contracts with 2.3 thousand citizens are already signed, reports the Russian Far East and Arctic Development Corporation (FEDC).Far Eastern hectare
Pevek, the northernmost city in Russia, plans to start making soda based on its own tundra berry concentrate.Investment
The AYAKS company will manufacture several dozen types of products, including fresh-frozen, dried, salted and smoked fish.Investment
The Far East and Arctic Development Corporation has taken part in the round table Energy Security of the Far North and Far East Regions, which was held at the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation as part of the 7th international conference The Arctic: Sustainable Development.Energy
From 1 March to 15 April 2022, the Severnoye Tushino park in Moscow will host a photo exhibition dedicated to the project Children of the Arctic. The images installed in the park's central square tell about the life of indigenous peoples of the North.Culture
The universal port of Lavna in the Murmansk Region and the railroad approaches to it will be built according to the estimated deadlines and numbers.Investment
Over RUB 43 bn will be invested in the project
ROSATOM's North Sea Route (NSR) Directorate states that the platform will serve up to 1,500 usersTransport
The newly available destinations will include Tyumen, Moscow, Novosibirsk, Perm, Kazan and SochiTransport
According to the World Meteorological Organisation, a meteorological observing station measured the record temperature on 20 June 2020, 'during an exceptional and prolonged Siberian heatwave'Climate
According to Alexander Tsybulsky, head of the region, the sources of financing establishment of the new centre will be identified next year.Infrastructure
The filmmakers will receive RUB 300 thousandCulture
The meat will be delivered to Almaty
According to the Minister of the Russian Federation for the Development of the Far East and Arctic, the new projects will help create 16.5 thousand jobs.Investment
The reference names of the new towns are Biryusa, Lesosibirsk, Dubches, Turukhan, Norilsk, and DiksonInfrastructure
An emergency response centre has been set up to provide urgent assistance to vessels caught in difficult ice conditionsTransport
The Northern Department of the Federal Service for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring (Rosgidromet) has opened several positions at polar weather stations in the Arctic Zone of Russia.Economy
The first unmanned aerial vehicles for the Russian Post were tested in Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Area, reports the press office of the region's governor.Transport
The main themes are announced as the Digital Future of Libraries and the Museum as Creator of Regional Values
The first meeting of the Organizing Committee for the Arctic: Territory of Dialogue, the VI International Arctic Forum, takes placeThe International Arctic Forum
The programme has received around 4,000 applicationsFar Eastern hectare
The Park will occupy the premises of the former headquarters of the 10th ArmyArkhangelsk
Thanks to government efforts, small businesses will now find it easier to become residents of the Arctic ZoneInvestment
Aleksey Chekunkov, Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East and the Arctic, took part in the meeting of the State Duma Committee on the Development of the Russian Far East and the Arctic.Economy
According to Governor Dmitry Artyukhov, thermometric wells have already been drilled in Salekhard, Labytnangi and Novy Urengoy
According to Aleksey Isachkin, Deputy Director of the Department of Shipbuilding Industry and Marine Facilities, the ministry is planning to acquire 318 ships.Transport
"Ivan Papanin" will be high-speed in its ship class and will be able to overcome ice up to 2.1 m thickTransport
Over 4 thousand applications for the Arctic hectare were received in two months, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Trutnev reported in the Federation Council on Wednesday when speaking on the implementation of the Arctic Zone development strategy.Far Eastern hectare
Aleksey Chekunkov, the head of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, said that starting from 2022 the nuclear-powered LASH carrier Sevmorput will perform voyages at least three times a year with a return to the point of departureTransport
The parties will offer new products and services to develop staffing mechanisms, promote the WorldSkills movement, and create opportunities for children and youth to develop their talents.Economy
The Umka glamping facility was opened to travellers on 14 September in Chukotka Autonomous Area.
The missile cruiser submarine Orel and the strategic nuclear missile cruiser submarine Verkhoturye are taking part in the exercisesTransport
A new 2.5-thousand-hectare natural landscape park, Teriberka, is to open in the Arctic.Ecology
Camels have been found in one of the most remote northern regions of Yakutia's Arctic zone.Zapolyarye
The Minister for the Development of the Far East and Arctic, Aleksey Chekunkov, and the Governor of Yamal, Dmitry Artyukhov, held a working meeting in Moscow.Infrastructure
The new route has linked two groups of ancient rock art sites — Zalavruga and Besovy Sledki — into a single track, Artur Parfenchikov, the head of the republic, announced on VKontakte on Friday.
The expedition participants will also take samples from old-growth forests and carry out dendrological research in the Kholmogorsk district of the regionEcology
Discussions will be held on improving the quality of life of people living in the Arctic regionEconomy
Presidential Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District Trutnev: 2,600 Arctic Hectare applications have been received in a weekEconomy
The official ceremony dedicated to the launch of the Children of the Arctic information portal took place at the Far East Development Corporation's presentation venue in Moscow.Culture
The terminal, with a capacity of more than one million passengers a year, will open in the summer of 2023.Infrastructure
The Far East and Arctic Development Corporation and the Russian Export Centre discussed promoting Far Eastern and Arctic companies and the goods and services they produce abroad.
As part of the exercise, twelve emergency drills will be conducted in six of Russia's subarctic regions, each of which reflects the specific nature of the area's potential emergencies.Infrastructure
The 60th AZRF resident has officially been registered in the region, ready to invest around RUB 13 mn in its project.Murmansk
The participants will go on a 5-km trek to an ancient glacier located on the southern slope of the Rai-Iz massif.Yamal
A project to clean up the Arctic coastal zone is being implemented in Yakutia in line with the principles of a public-private partnership.Yakutia
The total investment in the two projects is around RUB 500 mn.Murmansk
41 companies in the region have become residents of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation. The total investment in their projects is over RUB 2 bn.
The Norilsk renovation project is aimed at improving the citizens' quality of life and is closely linked to the development of the city's main employer and the Krasnoyarsk Territory in general.Norilsk
The project is aimed at offering recreation and entertainment activities to attract more tourists to the region.Chukotka
Over the course of the year, 57 Murmansk projects received resident status, including private entrepreneurs.Murmansk
It makes itpossible to allocate additional resources for the implementation of social tasks in the territory of the Russian ArcticInvestment
Companies that operate in the Arctic Zone will have some of their infrastructural construction and repair costs compensated
Over the 27-day submission period, the organisers received 8,195 drawings from 7,232 artists between 6–17 years old.Zapolyarye
Ethno-tourism is one of the priority goals for the development of the macro-regionInvestment
The Agency for Human Capital Development in the Russian Far East and the Arctic, together with Petrozavodsk State University and the Northern (Arctic) Federal University named after M.V. Lomonosov have estimated the staffing needs of the Russian Arctic zone's economy.Economy
On 1 June 2021, an online service will be launched in the Arctic for the free provision of land plots for any non-prohibited economic activity and sea plots for aquaculture.Investment
The Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic wants Russian and international private companies to have easier access to Russia's continental shelf in the Arctic and the Pacific as of 2021Investment
The Russian Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East has drafted the federal law 'On Amendments to the Federal Law "On State Support for Entrepreneurial Activity in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation"'.
The reindeer population has shrunk dramatically in the coastal region of Pomorye.Zapolyarye
Alexey Vashkevich, Director for Technology Development of Gazprom Neft, notes that production remains profitable even at current pricesEconomy
The terminal is scheduled to go into operation in March 2023Economy
AO Yanolovo has staked out its claim as the first resident of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF)Economy
The money will be spent on the purchase of equipment, new laboratories and renovation of buildings
Using the service for any tour operator may be free to turn to professional consultants for marketing of tourism productEconomy
A new generation of deep-sea rescue vehicles adapted for Arctic operations is being developed for the Russian Navy, reported TASS news agency.Transport
The capsule was left in the Arctic by a resident of Saint Petersburg during a polar cruise aboard the nuclear-powered icebreaker 50 Let PobedyZapolyarye
According to researchers, miners should switch to searching for primary diamond depositsEconomy
The projects were introduced by the governor of the Murmansk Region, Andrei ChibisInfrastructure
The Solovetsky Islands might become the pilot territory in which to introduce the concept of engaging private investment in the development of distributed power generation, in particular, that based on renewable energy, TASS reportsInfrastructure
The Prime Minister of Russia, Mikhail Mishustin, signed a list of orders based on the results of his working trip to the Murmansk RegionTransport
The President stressed that this applies not only to oil companies, but also to many others, including metallurgical enterprisesEconomy
It is planned to conduct interviews with native speakers of the languages of the indigenous peoples of the Arctic, collect materials from public and private archives about the linguistic and cultural heritage
It is planned to create 15 world-class scientific and educational centers in RussiaScience
More than a thousand earthquakes are recorded in the Arctic every yearScience
According to the results of laboratory tests, its efficiency in ice conditions reaches 80%Oil
The Human Capital Development Agency in the Russian Far East and the Arctic is currently finishing an assessment of the need for personnel in the Russian ArcticEconomy
Five businesses have already been granted resident statusInvestment
The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and the Human Capital Development Agency of the Far East and the Arctic have prepared a draft of the programme for state support of the traditional economic activities of small indigenous communities living in the Arctic regions of Russia
The port of Liinakhamari with its investment project of a tourism cluster in Murmansk Region became the resident of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF), reports TASS citing the Press Service of Murmansk Region.Investment
A draft bill, submitted to the government for review by the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, would entitle Russian citizens to receive plots of land in the country's Arctic region for free, to build homes or pursue whatever economic activity they see fit, TASS reports.Economy
Formation of the Development Fund for the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation is to commence in January 2021, according to the recently enacted National Economic Recovery Plan for the Russian Federation, TASS reports.Economy
The Far East Development Corporation and investors have entered the first agreements on projects in the Russian Arctic zone; investor projects had previously been approved by the Committee of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic.Investment
According to the website of the Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, the organisers of the sailing expedition that took place in the waters of the Arctic and Siberia from 1 August to 30 September plan to use Russia's term as chairman of the Arctic Council to discuss the exploration of the Arctic zone on small vessels.Transport
The heavy multipurpose transport helicopter Mi-26 can get an Arctic version, as reported by TASS with reference to Andrey Boginsky, CEO of the Russian Helicopters holding (part of Rostec).
'The integrated expeditionary unit of the Northern Fleet and the Russian Geographical Society to the Arctic, located on the Ilya Muromets icebreaker, has completed its missions in the eastern regions of the Chukchi Sea', TASS news agency reported.Transport
The document is designed to improve their quality of lifeEconomy
According to Zarina Doguzova, Head of the Agency, this proposal should be formalised in a new law on tourismInfrastructure
On the way, he will pass ice testsТранспорт
Socio-economic development and the structure of employment in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation has a number of featuresЭкономика
Three constituent entities of the Federation, whose territories are fully or partially included in the Arctic zone of Russia, are among the ranking leaders by forming the activities of regulatory authorities in the regions.
The Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic has prepared a new version of the state programme "Social and Economic Development of the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation" for 2021–2024.Economy
The Ministry for the Development of the Far East and the Arctic, based on the results of the interim monitoring of the law enforcement practice of the array of federal laws on state support for entrepreneurship in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation, is preparing a number of amendments to improve the operating principles of the preferences.Investment
Gazprombank will provide NOVATEK with a EUR 522 mn loan for the construction of two floating gas storage facilities in Murmansk and Kamchatka, the bank said. According to Kommersant, the barges are to be located in Murmansk and Kamchatka by the end of 2022.Gas
The vessel is to undergo ice trials on the wayTransport
It covered 130 kilometres and delivered a 150-kilogramme loadTransport
Any Russian enterprise that launches a new project or type of activity in the Arctic regions can obtain the status of a resident of the Arctic zone.
The cross erected by Georgy Sedov's expedition in 1913 was discovered in the Novaya Zemlya archipelago by the participants of the joint Arctic expedition which the Northern Fleet is making together with the Russian Geographical Society (RGO) and the Russian Arctic National Park on MB-12 sea tug, TASS reports.Infrastructure
The federal budget will allocate more than RUB 5 bln for the implementation of the New Murmansk project.Murmansk
The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic, and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation are preparing the programme for Russia's chairmanship in the Arctic Council, which will include a series of events dedicated to the issues of indigenous minorities.Infrastructure
The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic is developing a plan on adaptation to climate changes in the Russian Arctic, taking into consideration the damage to indigenous minorities' traditional economy.Economy
The Deputy Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East held the first online meeting with the authorities of the regions included in the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation.Investment
During a meeting of the Council for the Arctic and Antarctic under the Federation Council of the Russian Federation, Alexander Krutikov, Deputy Minister for the Development of the Russian Far East, discussed the most essential areas for the integrated restoration and development of aviation in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation.
On behalf of Yury Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, a bill has been prepared that will allow the Russians to receive free land plots in the Russian Arctic zone for the purpose of building a house or running any business.Economy
On 13 July 2020, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed the array of federal laws on the system of preferences in the Arctic.Economy
The Ministry of Development of the Far East and the Arctic, together with the Federation Council Committee on Federal Structure, Regional Policy, Local Government and Northern Affairs, is preparing a series of solutions to overcome the problems that the regional airlines of the Far East and the Arctic have faced due to coronavirus.Economy
Yuri Trutnev, Deputy Prime Minister and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal District, held a meeting on the further development of the single-industry towns of Vorkuta and Inta of the Komi Republic.Economy
In the Arctic regions, unemployment does not exceed 3% on average, which is lower than the national average.Economy
According to Delovoy Petersburg, Hydrographic Enterprise, a subsidiary of the state-owned corporation Rosatom, and Mezhregiontruboprovodstroy JSC signed a state contract for the construction of the Utrenniy terminal of the Arctic LNG 2 project.
On 23 June, the lead universal icebreaker 'Arktika' of Project 22220 left St. Petersburg for the final stage of sea trials.Infrastructure
The Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia supports the liberalisation of access of companies to the Arctic shelf, which was proposed earlier by the Ministry for Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic.Economy
The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East expects to achieve threefold, up to 3 million people a year, growth of tourist flow to the Arctic by 2035.Economy
The Government allowed the use of foreign-flag vessels for coastal shipping in the Russian Federation if it is not possible to find Russian-flag vessels.Economy
The Russian Government ordered the International Arctic Forum 'The Arctic: Territory of Dialogue' to be held in 2021 in St. Petersburg.Economy
Amendments to the Tax Code which take effect from 1 April are set to further incentivise the extraction of hydrocarbons on the shelf, the production of liquefied natural gas (LNG), the development of gas chemistry, as well as the development of new oil and gas provinces in the Arctic zone.
President Vladimir Putin has approved the foundations of the Russian national Arctic policy until 2035.Economy
Novatek's first Arctic plant—Yamal LNG—has produced 30 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and shipped them to the global market.Gas