Already now the Arctic provides extraction of 85 percent of gas in Russia, 11 percent of oil, not speaking about many metals. It assists to development of the region, attracts both science and other spheres of industry. This information was given by the head of the ministry for natural resources and environment of Russia Dmitry Donskoy to RIA “Novosti”. According to him, there is the concept of development of the Arctic supporting areas through creation of mineral and raw material centers. 

Yamal is among the leaders on fulfillment of the May decrees

Пятница, 15 декабря 2017 08:50

Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug was included to 10 regions of the Russian Federation on fulfillment of the May decrees of the President in the sphere of housing and communal economy by the results of November. 

Alexandra Goryachkina is again the champion of Russia

Пятница, 15 декабря 2017 08:49

A chess player from Salekhard Alexandra Goryachkina became the champion of the Super-final of Russia on chess among women. It took place in Saint Petersburg. According to the information given by Alexander Potapov, the director of the Polar chess school of Anatoly Karpov, this tournament was unpredictable but very interesting. One, who had stronger nerves and was trained better, won the victory. 

The two-volume book by Anna Nerkagi became the best book of prose

Пятница, 15 декабря 2017 08:47

The results of the 11th regional contest “The book of the year 2017” were summed up in the Tyumen regional scientific library of Dmitry Mendeleev. 

The Yamal Union of Reindeer Herders will publish the book for reindeer herders. It will be published in 1000 copies. The edition contains materials on history of reindeer husbandry in the region, organizing of production and technical processes of the branch, symptoms, ways of medical treatment and prevention from common diseases of reindeer.

The company “NOVATEK” intends to make transformation into the global gas company. Such plans are laid into the presented new corporate strategy for 2018-2030 published on the official website. 

The conference “Languages of ethnic minorities of Russia: spoken vs. written” took place in the Institute of linguistic researches of the RAS, Saint Petersburg. The participants discussed specifics of written language of ethnic minorities in Russia. They scrutinized history of creation, variants of writing, prospects of development of orthography and many other aspects from the point of view of language development. In fact, the conference became the continuation of the congress of teachers of native languages that had taken place in the Institute of the peoples of the North some time ago. 

New ecologically friendly technologies of horizontal drilling of wells were introduced in Yamal in the Year of Ecology. Also the unique oil terminal with technology of zero discharge was built. 

The head of the Federal agency for affairs of nationalities Igor Barinov declared about elaboration of the initiative on introduction of certificates for representatives of indigenous peoples and ethnic minorities in Russia. 

Within the men’s national team of Russia Sergey Fesikov won the victory on the Europe championship in the freestyle relay 4x50 meters. The team also included Kliment Kolesnikov, Vladimir Morozov and Mikhail Vekovishchev. The Russian sportsmen showed the result 1 minute and 23.23 seconds. This information was given to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press” in the regional department on physical culture and sport.

The owner of one of the world’s largest LNG-tanker fleet – the company Teekay LNG Partners announced that it completely had financed building of 6 icebreaking ships for the project “Yamal LNG”. These vessels make a half of the total number of LNG-tankers, which will be built for the project, as teknoblog.ru informs. 

The results of legislative activities of the Legislative Assembly of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug this year indicate the sequence of decisions aimed at creation of favorable conditions to improve quality of life of residents.

The government of the Russian Federation should scrutinize the issue on modernization of the fleet of aircrafts equipped with medical modules, for urgent medical aid on the territory of the Arctic zone. 

The traveler from Yamal, a member of the Russian geographical society Andrey Menshikov went alone to Sakhalin from the settlement Purpe at the end of October. After the New Year’s holidays he will resume his solo motor-expedition. 

Project work in Yamal will be continued in 2018

Вторник, 12 декабря 2017 15:11

The final sitting of the council on management of projects under the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug took place in Salekhard. The head of the region Dmitry Kobylkin called the participants of the sitting to provide all terms for forming of project culture in regional and municipal bodies of the power.