2020 April 23
Russia Files Protest After Accusing Norway of Detaining Trawler
Russia on Friday accused Norway's coastguards of detaining a Russian fishing trawler near a remote chain of islands in the Arctic earlier this month...
‘There is always something good in every bad’. Connecting the world: Implication of Covid-19 virus on the Chinese business climate
Elsewhere in China factories are restarting production, and although the overall situation is moving steadily in a positive direction, the virus is still spreading rapidly overseas, posing increasing challenges to China's economy as well...
2020 April 22
Cargo handling of Russian seaports rises in the first quarter
Russian seaports have reported positive cargo handling figures in the first quarter...
Shipbuilders to deliver latest patrol vessel to Russian Navy by yearend
The Project 22160 patrol vessel Pavel Derzhavin has arrived in Novorossiysk for trials...
Pella Shipyard launched 15th & 16th Raptor-class patrol boat for Russian Navy
These vessels are the 15th and 16th built for the Russian Navy...
Maersk Opens ‘Largest’ CO2 Cold Storage Facility in Russia
Maersk... has opened a new CO2 cold storage facility (cold store) in St. Petersburg, Russia, with three storage chambers and the capacity to store 40,000 pallets...
China, Russia, and Arctic Geopolitics
As the thawing of the Arctic has increased its geopolitical prominence and potential economic viability, Russia and China have emerged as major players in the future of the region...
2020 April 21
Container ship, presumably with Russians on board, seized off Benin
The Tommi Ritscher container ship, flying the Portuguese flag, was seized by unidentified people off the coast of Benin...
The joint venture has identified unclaimed works on modernization of sea ports
In the incomplete construction of Rosmorport reflects the cost of previously performed and demand of design and survey work on 18 the infrastructure of the sea ports at 783 million...
2020 April 20
Arctic Council Releases Guideline for Arctic Marine Risk Assessment
The guideline contains best practice methods and data sources for conducting regional and area-wide risk assessments
Russia’s New Nuclear Icebreaker Arktika Delayed
A defective electric engine aboard Russia’s newest nuclear icebreaker has set off a cascade of difficulties that will postpone its scheduled May delivery date by at least several months...
2020 April 16
Russia sells assault boats to sub-Saharan African country
Russia’s Kalashnikov has sold a number of BK-10 assault boats to a sub-Saharan African country in the first such naval sale in 20 years...
2020 May 25
Experts and participants of the trial project on unmanned navigation in the Russian Federation aimed at widespread deployment of autonomous ships under the flag of Russia told about the project advancement at the dedicated videoconference “Autonomous ships – progress or blind lane?” organized by PortNews Media Group.
Russian autonomous ships to be serviced by “maritime special forces”
Experts and participants of the trial project on unmanned navigation in the Russian Federation aimed at widespread deployment of autonomous ships under the flag of Russia told about the project...Russian autonomous ships to be serviced by “maritime special forces”