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Zapolyarye Unique fauna of the Arctic

Surviving the impossible

Putorana Plateau The land of a thousand lakes, canyons and waterfalls

The Putorana Plateau remains a blank space on the tourist map

The Putorana Plateau is one of the most remarkable miracles on earth.

Novy Urengoy The thriving "gas capital" of Russia

Novy Urengoy ranks first based on income per capita

The name of the Yamal Peninsula located in the north of Western Siberia means "End of the Land" in the language of its indigenous inhabitants, the Nenets.

Naryan-Mar Arctic adventures in the tundra capital
Murmansk Murmansk: the largest city north of the Arctic Circle

Port city in the ice-free Kola Bay receives cargo and welcomes tourists all year round

Novy Urengoy Novy Urengoy: flight into the future

Novy Urengoy: flight into the future

A large-scale modernisation is about to start in Novy Urengoy Airport.

Anadyr The easternmost, the northernmost, the longest

Anadyr set to construct a cableway like no other in the world

A unique cableway planned for construction in Anadyr will connect the city with Ugolnye Kopi settlement.

Norilsk Midnight sun in the polar Palmyra

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5 August 2020 Russia's chairmanship programme in the Arctic Council to include a series of events dedicated to indigenous minorities

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
5 August 2020 The Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East and Arctic is developing a plan on adaptation to climate changes in the Arctic

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
22 July 2020 Ministry for the Development of the Russian Far East discussed with the regions the preparation for launching a series of laws on a preference system for the Arctic

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
21 July 2020 Gazprom Neft and Shell to Develop Gydan Investment
20 July 2020 Subsidiary of the Far East Development Corporation Established in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation Economy