A business seminar has been organized for leaders of indigenous communities on Yamal

In Salekhard, a business seminar has been organized for leaders of communities and small farming representatives of the indigenous peoples of the North. The main theme of the meeting - project management, business of the indigenous minorities of the North in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region.

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The oil production plan completed ahead of schedule in the Kholmogorsky oil field on Yamal

Gazpromneft-Noyabrskneftegaz completed the annual oil production plan with over 334,000 tonnes of oil ahead of schedule in the Kholmogorsky oil field.

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Yamal to present its exposition at the Russian Geographic Society’s Festival

The Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region will participate in the Festival of the Russian Geographic Society (RGS), which takes place from October 31 to November 6 at the Central House of Artists in Moscow.

23 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

Dmitry Kobylkin: Yamal is a gas base of Russia

The Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Region Dmitry Kobylkin spoke at the plenary session of the Second National Oil and Gas Forum.

22 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

The Northern Latitudinal Route was discussed at the Ministry of Transport

Participants of the meeting at the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation considered legal and financial models for the project ‘Development of the Northern Latitudinal Route’, which is implemented on Yamal Peninsula, as well as further steps to implement it.

21 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

Yamal and Gazprom Neft to continue their cooperation

The Governor of the Yamal-Nenets autonomous region Dmitry Kobylkin and the Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom Neft PJSC Alexander Dyukov signed a cooperation agreement for 2015-2017.

17 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

Yamal’s Governor will hold a meeting with Gazprom’s Chairman of the Management Board

The head of the region Dmitry Kobylkin, within the framework of his working trip to St. Petersburg, will meet with the Chairman of the Management Board of Gazprom Neft PJSC Alexander Dyukov.

16 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

84% of Yamal’s residents endorse the activities of their Governor, VCIOM

The All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VCIOM) conducted a study on social and political indicators in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Region.

14 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 

Hovercraft to re-emrge at the Salekhard-Labytnangi crossing

In winter, two cross-country vehicles Arctic 3D will work at the ferry crossing Salekhard-Labytnangi.

7 October 2014Arctic-Info 0 comments 
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Interesting facts:

43% of the area of the Arctic region of the planet belongs to the Russian sector. This is approximately 9 million square metres. More than 2.5 million people live in the area, which is 2% of the country’s population and around 40% of the population of the entire Arctic.



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