"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
Funds will be used to build the Utrenniy LNG terminal in the seaport of Sabetta
The Umka glamping facility was opened to travellers on 14 September in Chukotka Autonomous Area.Far Eastern hectare
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
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
Russia's first Earth cryology laboratory to study permafrostScience
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.
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
The company, Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Diagnostics is investing the proceeds, as well as its own funds, into the creation of a private computerised tomography centre.Arkhangelsk
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.
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
On the island of Lesnaya Osinka in the Onega district will create an ornithological station.Investment
Over the 27-day submission period, the organisers received 8,195 drawings from 7,232 artists between 6–17 years old.
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
Construction on the first and second nuclear-powered icebreakers of the Lider project is scheduled to begin in 2023 and 2025 respectively, according to Deputy Minister of Industry and Commerce of the Russian Federation Alexei Besprozvannykh, TASS reports.Transport
The reindeer population has shrunk dramatically in the coastal region of Pomorye.
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
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 ship is being built in Saint Petersburg at the Almaz Shipbuilding CompanyTransport
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 develop tourist clusters on the territories of the city of Kirovsk, the village of Teriberka, Kovdorsky, Pechengsky and Tersky municipal districtsInfrastructure
It is planned to create 15 world-class scientific and educational centers in Russia
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
This was necessary for justifying the outer border of the Russian continental shelf in front of the UN CommissionEconomy
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.
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
So far, on the Arctic Russia portal, 114 potential projects have been registered in the personal account of one investor in the Arctic zone, including 33 projects that are planned to be implemented in the Murmansk region.Investment
'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.
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
Climatologists have found that in the past few years, the area of ice in the Bering Sea has decreased to a minimumКлимат
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.
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
The document is designed to improve their quality of lifeEconomy
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.
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
The companies will establish a joint ventureInvestment
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.
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
The Agency for the Development of Human Capital in the Far East and the Arctic, together with the Government of the Arkhangelsk Region, the Agency for the Development of the Arkhangelsk Region, the WorldSkills Union of Young Professionals, the Northern (Arctic) Federal University and the Northern State Medical University, will open the Human Capital Development Centre in Arkhangelsk.Economy
On 23 June, the lead universal icebreaker 'Arktika' of Project 22220 left St. Petersburg for the final stage of sea trials.
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
Over a million tourists travelled to the Arctic last yearEconomy
President Vladimir Putin has approved the foundations of the Russian national Arctic policy until 2035.
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
The Russian Government issues an order for the construction of a new nuclear shipTransport