Two of Japan's largest banks have stepped back from Russia in recent weeks, bankers and executives told the Financial Times.» Read More
Russia's inflation level remains too high and reducing it is the key priority, according to the woman set up to take charge of the country's central bank in June.
The euro zone will slow its budgetary belt-tightening to help reinvigorate economic growth, a top EU official said on Thursday.
Pius Fritschi, managing partner of hedge funds at LGT Capital Partners, says Russia's economy is fundamentally strong, but biased towards oil and energy.
Olga Dergunova, Russian deputy minister of economic development, talks about state privatisations in Russia and plans to develop the Moscow Stock Exchange.
Patrick Legland, global head of research at Societe Generale, says there are many advantages to investing in Russia and explains why investors are shying away from this market.
Vladislav Soloviev, deputy CEO of Rusal, says China should do more to help the aluminum industry combat oversupply.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, tells CNBC investors shouldn't wait to put money into equities or they could lose out.
Herman Gef, CEO of Sberbank, explains why he has lowered his 2013 growth forecasts for Russia and yet kept his domestic banking profits forecasts.
Li Zhaoxing, former Chinese foreign minister, turns the tables on CNBC's Geoff Cutmore and asks him what CNBC's position is on tensions on the Korean peninsula.
Richard Edgar Pipes, professor of Russian history at Harvard University, talks to Geoff Cutmore about the current political climate in Russia and Vladimir Putin¿s waning support.
The FBI says the Upper East Side gallery figured in a gambling and money-laundering ring that stretched from Moscow to Los Angeles.
President Vladimir Putin threatened to sack senior officials over a failure to fulfill his pledges on social spending.
Dmitry Konov, CEO of Sibur, says the rubber business is going through a significant slowdown in demand from many regions and that the dynamics in oil and gas are rapidly changing.
Cyprus will relax requirements for citizenship, including for bank depositors who lost large amounts of money in the deal with the EU and IMF, the president said on Sunday.
Topless female protesters rushed at Russian leader Vladimir Putin during a visit to Germany. Putin later said, "I liked it," reports Tyler Mathisen. (0:54)
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, global emerging markets strategist at ING Investment Management, says growth momentum in emerging markets is deteriorating and explains why India, Russia and Turkey are his preferred markets.
Chinese leaders didn't directly name North Korea but everyone knew who they meant when the warned against "troublemaking on China's doorstep."
Airbus recaptured the aircraft industry's top spot in the first quarter as U.S. rival Boeing fell behind on orders and grappled with the grounding of its newest jet.
The death of Laiki, also known as Cyprus Popular Bank, was brutal. Board members said they had fought to the bitter end.
Nationalists in Kyrgyzstan are threatening to return to the streets to topple another government unless it expropriates the Kumtor goldmine, a treasure they say was sold off too cheaply to foreigners.