Shipping growing in Russia’s Arctic ports

More Arctic shipping means more load for regional seaports. Practically all the major ports along Russia’s northern coast are experiencing

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Career diplomat to represent Murmansk region in Russian senate

Konstantin Dolgov will help us follow up our international Arctic policy, regional Governor Andrey Chibis says. A new government team

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Floating nuclear power plant leaves Murmansk for Russia’s eastern Arctic

Tugs start towing floating nuclear power plant across the Northern Sea Route from Murmansk to Chukotka in what is just

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Norwegian cruises to Arctic Russia cancelled due to low ice class: Murmansk minister

Meanwhile, a competing cruise liner founded by a Russian business man sails the same waters with a vessel holding lower

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Russia cancels Norwegian cruise ship’s Arctic expeditions

The two high-profile voyages had been planned for years with prestigious support from regional authorities in Murmansk. 250 passengers will

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Video – Inside Russia’s rapid Arctic expansion

Russia is rapidly expanding its economic and military presence in the Arctic. The country’s ambitions are bringing changes to the

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