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...

Shipments on the Northern Sea Route continue to increase, despite a global pandemic and world economic meltdown. In the first half of 2020, the...
Greenland gold miner AEX Gold eyes London listing

Greenland gold miner AEX Gold eyes London listing

JOHANNESBURG — AEX Gold, a gold exploration and mining company focused on Greenland, said on Tuesday it plans an initial public offering in London...
Despite COVID-19, Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project remains on schedule

Despite COVID-19, Novatek’s Arctic LNG 2 project remains on schedule

Russian natural gas giant Novatek remains optimistic that its largest and newest liquefied natural gas project, Arctic LNG 2, is on track to begin...
Russia won’t extend the Northern Sea Route to include the Barents Sea

Russia won’t extend the Northern Sea Route to include the Barents...

Russia's Arctic Commission last week declined a proposal to extend the range of the Northern Sea Route to the Barents Sea. The shipping route as currently...
Nunavut’s economy is likely to grow this year, despite the pandemic, a new report says

Nunavut’s economy is likely to grow this year, despite the pandemic,...

The Conference Board of Canada expects Nunavut’s economy to continue to grow this year, despite the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s in contrast to...
Train traffic resumes as Murmansk reconnects with rail grid

Train traffic resumes as Murmansk reconnects with rail grid

Murmansk Governor Andrey Chibis announced on Friday that a bypass connection had successfully been completed and that trains again had started to move towards...
Canadian Coast Guard seeks COVID-19 tests for crew before Arctic operations begin

Canadian Coast Guard seeks COVID-19 tests for crew before Arctic operations...

COVID-19 prevention will be the “key focus” when the Canadian Coast Guard officially starts its icebreaking operations in the Arctic on June 22, its...
Novatek orders the world’s largest floating LNG storage unit for transshipment of Arctic gas

Novatek orders the world’s largest floating LNG storage unit for transshipment...

Novatek, Russia’s largest private natural gas company, took another step toward optimizing its transport logistics along the Northern Sea Route, signing a deal with...
Trump calls for an accelerated expansion of the U.S. icebreaker fleet

Trump calls for an accelerated expansion of the U.S. icebreaker fleet

President Donald Trump on Tuesday called for a faster expansion of the U.S. icebreaker fleet than previously planned — including exploring the possibility of...
Eimskip, Royal Arctic set to begin Greenland service next week

Eimskip, Royal Arctic set to begin Greenland service next week

Four years after agreeing to share container-ship capacity, Greenland’s Royal Arctic Line and Icelandic Eimskip will next week begin providing joint service between Greenland...