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Russia to Launch Ten Satellites to Monitor Arctic

The new programme will boost development of Russia's northern regions, Roscosmos representative claims

Russia's Tyumen Tourists to Observe Oil Deposits

The new route will be designed for schoolchildren, students and business tourists

The Motherland Sells: Unexpected Russian Exports

It's a general belief that Russian exports consist primarily of fuel and energy products; but at the same time, Russia is boosting exports of some surprising products that very few know about

Russia’s Oil Giant Rosneft Finds Unexpected Investors

Glencore and Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund has acquired a 19.5% stake in Rosneft for €10.2 billion

Russian Oil Being Produced at Highest Rate in 25 Years

Deputy Minister of Energy said at the ENES 2016 Forum in Moscow that average daily oil production in Russia has been 11.2 million barrels since the beginning of November

Rosneft and Gazprom Overachieved on 2016 Plan for Shelf Exploration Work – Report

Rosneft and Gazprom have overachieved on their 2016 plans for Arctic shelf exploration, said Russia’s Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment

More than 90 Percent of Deposits on Russia’s Arctic Shelf Still Undiscovered – Report

The potential percentage of undiscovered oil and gas in Russia’s Arctic shelf is possibly as high as 91%, according to Russian Minister of Natural Resources and the Environment

Russian Scientists in Far East Make Gold from Coal

Scientists in the Far East have discovered a way to extract gold from coal, the Russian Academy of Sciences announced

Bloomberg: Russia $6 Billion Richer Thanks to OPEC Talks

Russia’s decision to enter into negotiations with OPEC to limit oil production has added 400 billion roubles ($6 billion) to the country’s budget, Bloomberg reported

Rosneft Increases Hydrocarbon Production

Russian oil giant Rosneft reported that it had discovered seven new oilfields and 47 oil deposits holding estimated reserves of 47 million tons in the first nine months of 2016

World Bank’s Economic Forecast on Russia Improves

The World Bank has improved Russia’s economic outlook, as the economy is projected to contract by 0.6% in 2016

Russia’s Role in Resolving Energy Challenges ‘Crucial’ – OPEC Secretary General

OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo emphasised that Russia plays an important role in addressing the challenges faced by the global energy sector

Russia's Plans on Ice

Who will stop Russia from claiming the Arctic?

Russia to Join the Oil Production Freeze, Putin Says

The decision to freeze or cut oil production is crucial for maintaining stability on the oil market

Russian Oil and Gas: Just How Much Is Left?

Russia’s hydrocarbon reserves are running dry

Russia Among Leaders in Gold Ore Mining

Russia is now among the leading nations in terms of gold ore mining, said Russia’s Minister of Natural Resources and Environment

Oil Addiction: Will Russia Kick the Habit?

Interview with Hans-Paul Bürkner, President and CEO of the Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

‘The North Is Not a Place for Rash Moves’

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin orders the Ministry of Defence to redraw Russia’s Arctic borders