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Hunters in High Arctic communities are set to receive funds for marine stewardship

Hunters in High Arctic communities are set to receive funds for marine stewardship

The Qikiqtani Inuit Association will be handing out $100,000 checks to hunters and trappers organizations in five High Arctic communities this summer.The money flows...
Russia’s Nornickel disputes $2 billion Arctic spill damages claim

Russia’s Nornickel disputes $2 billion Arctic spill damages claim

MOSCOW — Russian mining giant Norilsk Nickel (Nornickel) is disputing more than $2 billion in damages after a fuel spill which Russia's environmental watchdog...
Russian Arctic shipments to Asia grow slightly, as LNG carriers deliver to eastern markets

Russian Arctic shipments to Asia grow slightly, as LNG carriers deliver to eastern markets

Shipments on the Northern Sea Route continue to increase, despite a global pandemic and world economic meltdown. In the first half of 2020, the...
A series of Chinese mining deals is seen stalling on regulatory hurdles

A series of Chinese mining deals is seen stalling on regulatory hurdles

TORONTO/MELBOURNE — Growing scrutiny by mineral-rich Australia and Canada may cut short a run of deals led by China's state miners and limit Beijing's...
How Brexit could help keep a high-speed Arctic internet plan aloft

How Brexit could help keep a high-speed Arctic internet plan aloft

A broadband-from-space network that was expected to be able to provide reliable, high-speed internet access to the Far North appears to have been rescued...