AECO at UK’s Embassy

April 11th, 2014

AECO was invited to give a presentation on Arctic cruise tourism and AECO’s work at United Kingdom’s Embassy in Oslo, yesterday. In addition to Ambassador Jane Owen, Consuls from different parts of Norway and Sweden were present. In a private meeting with Ambassador Owen following the presentation, opportunities and risks connected to the SAR availability […]

New regulations, Eastern Svalbard nature reserves

April 8th, 2014

The Norwegian Ministry of Climate and Environment has made the final decision regarding new regulations in Eastern Svalbard nature reserves.  The amended protected area regulation enters into force May 1st 2014. The new regulations involve changes that may influence on cruise operations in the area.   Among the changes are: Zone A has been categorized as […]