• Aisen Nikolaev at Russia-Japan Council of Governors

    The head of Yakutia, Aisen Nikolaev, took part in a plenary meeting of the Council of Governors of Russia and Japan, the press service of the head and government of the republic reported.

  • Expert: The expansion of the Arctic zone of Yakutia creates conditions for attracting investment

    The inclusion of the territories of eight districts of Yakutia into the Arctic zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF) will allow regional authorities to apply programmatic methods of managing these territories, as well as attract investors for the implementation of promising industrial projects. This opinion was expressed on Tuesday by expert of the PORA Expert Center (Project Office for Arctic Development), RANEPA associate professor Aleksandr Vorotnikov.

  • Yakutia’s Arctic expands

    On May 13, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree according to which Abyisky, Verkhnekolymsky, Verkhoyansky, Zhigansky, Momsky, Oleneksky, Srednekolymsky and Eveno-Bytantaysky uluses became part of the Arctic zone.