On the 2nd of March the guest from Japan, a linguist Mr. Ryo Matsumoto met with activists of the youth branch of the Association of indigenous peoples of the North “Yamal for descendants”. In addition to traditional souvenirs, the young people of Yamal presented him with a gift, which became particularly valuable for the researcher of Nenets language.

In the international airport of Sabetta, starting from the beginning of the year, the Yamal customs officers registered growth in amounts of cargo transportations. The total weight of cargoes from aircrafts made 144 tonnes. According to the information given in a press-service of the office, it is connected with input to operation and startup of the first stage of the plant on production of liquefied natural gas “Yamal LNG”.

The Board of Directors of “Gazprom” approved the company’s work on fulfillment of large investment projects. They are strategically important for energy security of Russia, are directed to increase in reliability of gas supplies of domestic and foreign consumers, create conditions for further strengthening the company’s positions on the global energy market.

“The new textbook of the North” - the round table under such name took place within the third Arctic educational forum in Salekhard. The publishing house “Prosveschenie (Enlightenment) introduced new educational-methodological sets for study of Nenets and Khanty languages for primary school. In the opinion of the specialists, these tutorials will help to approach solving the task on achieving for national identity and strengthening of Russian civic consciousness.


The European and Russian tourism community received the long-awaited geographical and tourist brand. This is the fourth, the eastern point of the project “Extreme geographical points of the continental Europe”.

The large international forum “The Arctic – Territory of Dialogue” will take place in Archangelsk on the 29th and the 30th of March. Since this year it has been conducted under the aegis of the State Commission on Arctic Development. The presidents of Finland, Iceland, the Vice-Premier of China and the Prime-Minister of Sweden are planning to participate in the forum.

The scientific and enlightenment conference “The Russian Arctic: ecology, memory, digital projects” took place in the Presidential library. Students of the Yamal youth association of fellow-countrymen and employees of the representational office of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug in Saint Petersburg participated in the event.

Building of the Northern Latitudinal Railway will be started next year. This information was given by the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin in the interview for TASS on the Russian Investment Forum “Sochi 2017”.

NOVATEK prepares resource base for LNG-projects in Yamal

Вторник, 28 февраля 2017 14:31

NOVATEK counts to receive about 8 milliard cubic meters of gas and up to 800 thousand tonnes of condensate per year from three fields of Severo-Russkiy area after coming to the shelf. This information was given by the chairman of the board of the company Leonid Mikhelson, as the newspaper “Vedomosti” informs.

Yamal attracts investments to large regional projects

Вторник, 28 февраля 2017 14:30

By the results of the previous year, Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug attracted more than 800 milliard rubles of investments. All these are large projects on the territory of the region – the port of Sabetta, Pyakyakhinskoye field of LUKOIL, projects of “Gazprom Neft” and “Rosneft”, the arctic terminal. This information was given by the governor of Yamal Dmitriy Kobylkin on the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi.

The first tanker of ice class Arc7 for the plant on liquefying of natural gas “Yamal LNG” will arrive to the port of Sabetta in the end of March. This information was given by the first deputy director of the project “Yamal LNG” Dmitriy Monakov. As he says, ice tests of the tanker Arc7 are taking place in the Kara Sea, in the end of March its arrival is being expected in the port of Sabetta.

About 40 projects can be included to Yamal-Nenets supporting area, which is planned for creation by the results of approving of the state program on development of the Arctic. This information was given by the governor of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Dmitriy Kobylkin in the interview to TASS on the Russian Investment Forum in Sochi.

The complex expedition to Beliy Island went from Labytnangi. Till the beginning of the field seasons everything will be ready there for receiving of volunteers-ecologists and scientists.

The first gas turbine of the electric power plant with the capacity 47 megawatt of the project “Yamal LNG” will be started up this spring in Yamal. Now temporary sources of electric supply are used. Later they will become reserve. In total, 8 turbines of the electric power plant with the total capacity in 376 megawatt will be set according to the project “Yamal LNG”. This information was given by the first deputy director of the project “Yamal LNG” Dmitriy Monakov.

A linguist from Japan, Mister Ryo Matsumoto is arriving to Salekhard. Nenets language, which he has learnt since 2007 within his practical study in the Institute of Peoples of the North at the Herzen Russian State Pedagogical University, is the basic object of his interest.