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In spotlight after Trump offer, Greenland sees chance for an economic win

In spotlight after Trump offer, Greenland sees chance for an economic...

COPENHAGEN — Greenland's leaders want to use global interest in the Arctic island aroused by President Donald Trump's eye-catching offer of a sale to...
North Pole tourist cruises are rescheduled to 2021

North Pole tourist cruises are rescheduled to 2021

The three tourist voyages to the North Pole scheduled for July and August on Russia's powerful nuclear icebreaker 50 let Pobedy ("50 Years of...
Equinor’s Melkøya LNG plant expected to restart ahead of schedule

Equinor’s Melkøya LNG plant expected to restart ahead of schedule

OSLO — Equinor expects to restart its Melkøya liquefied natural gas plant on June 18, the company's website showed on Thursday. The shutdown of the...
Canada’s federal government is working to keep US markets open to northern Canadian fisheries

Canada’s federal government is working to keep US markets open to...

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans is working to ensure that fisheries in Nunavut and Nunavik will be able to export their products to...
Murkowski says Alaska has a lot to offer the Arctic — but the US can’t be complacent

Murkowski says Alaska has a lot to offer the Arctic —...

Alaska's senior U.S. senator, Lisa Murkowski, sat down with ArcticToday Publisher Alice Rogoff on the sidelines of the 2018 Arctic Circle Assembly in Reykjavik,...
City of Iqaluit foots almost $1M to cover October water bills

City of Iqaluit foots almost $1M to cover October water bills

Iqalummiut won’t have to pay their October water bill after city council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to provide a full rebate. The territorial Department of...
Oil drilling rigs are sailing north for Russia’s Arctic waters

Oil drilling rigs are sailing north for Russia’s Arctic waters

With wells set to be drilled in the waters of the Kara Sea and the Gulf of Ob this summer, oil drilling rigs are...
Norway ratifies a landmark agreement to protect Arctic fish stocks, ecosystems

Norway ratifies a landmark agreement to protect Arctic fish stocks, ecosystems

The Norwegian Parliament has approved a key international agreement on unregulated fishing in the central Arctic Ocean. The historic agreement was signed by nine countries in...
Shipping on the Northern Sea Route is up 40 percent

Shipping on the Northern Sea Route is up 40 percent

The volume of goods shipped along the Northern Sea Route is expected to reach 29 million tons in course of 2019, says Nikolay Monko,...
Production starts at Arctic Alaska’s westernmost oil field

Production starts at Arctic Alaska’s westernmost oil field

ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc. has started production at the farthest west oil field on Alaska’s North Slope, a site that is part of a westward...
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