• Ulmart's model better than Amazon's: CEO   Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:15 AM ET
    Ulmart's model better than Amazon's: CEO

    Dmitry Kostygin, chaiman of Ulmart, describes the group's operations as the "next generation" of internet retailing and says Amazon will probably switch to Ulmart's model in the next couple years.

  • Politics trump other interests: Alcoa CEO   Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 1:00 AM ET
    Politics trump other interests: Alcoa CEO

    Klaus Kleinfeld, CEO of Alcoa, says the group's facilities in Russia are operating normally and explains that he's not at SPIEF because the political dimension of the crisis "trumps other interests."

  • You don't want to invest in Russia: Browder   Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:42 PM ET
    You don't want to invest in Russia: Browder

    The Obama Administration's new sanctions on 12 Russians have to do with human rights abuses, including the imprisonment and death of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky. William Browder, Hermitage Capital Management CEO, provides insight into his fight for his former lawyer Magnitsky and his family.

  • China-Gazprom deal: What does it mean?   Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    China-Gazprom deal: What does it mean?

    Alexei Kokin, oil and gas senior analyst at UralSib Capital, and Daragh McDowell, senior analyst at Maplecroft, discuss the significance of the gas deal between China and Russia's Gazprom

  • Ukraine must work with Russia: President candidate Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 4:30 AM ET
    An election official sorts through a pile of 'yes' votes for independence for eastern Ukraine.

    Embattled Ukraine should be open to working with Russia as well as Europe and the U.S., according to a Ukrainian presidential candidate.

  • Is China worried about growth?   Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET
    Is China worried about growth?

    Michael Kelly, global head of asset allocation at Pine Bridge Investments, comments on the negotiations over a China-Russia gas deal, and says China seems to be growing more cautious about price.

  • Ex-ambassador: Putin's China visit is a 'love-in'   Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    Ex-ambassador: Putin's China visit is a 'love-in'

    Geoff Raby, Chairman & CEO at Geoff Raby & Associates and former Australian Ambassador to China, discusses the highlights of the Russian President's visit to the mainland.

  • US sanctions 12 Russians for human rights abuses Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 4:30 PM ET

    The Treasury Department said the sanctions would freeze any US assets held by the individuals and bar Americans from doing business with them.

  • Russia-China gas deal is all about pricing: Pro   Monday, 19 May 2014 | 11:42 PM ET
    Russia-China gas deal is all about pricing: Pro

    Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas Research at J.P. Morgan, believes the crisis in Ukraine and Russian sanctions may have encouraged Moscow to offer a price discount to China.

  • A Russia-China gas deal is likely: Eurasia   Monday, 19 May 2014 | 7:39 PM ET
    A Russia-China gas deal is likely :Eurasia

    Alexander Kliment, Director, Eurasia Group, says a gas deal between Russia and China will reinforce Moscow's economic realignment towards Asia.

  • Military dream come true: One system, many drones Friday, 16 May 2014 | 7:20 AM ET
    Maintenance personnel check a Predator drone operated by U.S. Office of Air and Marine, before its surveillance flight near the Mexican border in March 2013 from Fort Huachuca in Sierra Vista, Ariz.

    The Defense Department has approved the international sale of drones with an operating system that works on other drones.

  • Perception of Uralkali is 'positive' amid sanctions: CEO

    Dmitry Osipov, CEO of Uralkali, says the negativity surrounding Russian companies in the heat of the Ukraine crisis has not impacted Uralkali.

  • Is Russia meddling in Ukrainian elections?   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 6:47 PM ET
    Will Russia meddle in Ukraine polls?

    Thomas R. Pickering, Former U.S. Ambassador to India and Russia, discusses if Russia is interfering in Ukrainian elections.

  • If GOP takes Senate, tax reform possible: Corker Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 9:31 AM ET

    Pfizer's effort to bolt to the U.K. points to "tremendous problems" with the U.S. corporate tax structure, Sen. Bob Corker tells CNBC.

  • Sen. Corker's strong messsge to Russia   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 7:41 AM ET
    Sen. Corker's strong messsge to Russia

    Sen. Bob Corker, (R-Tenn.), shares his thoughts on the way the U.S. has handled the crisis in Ukraine.

  • Cyprus FM eyes Russian sanctions   Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 6:37 AM ET
    Cyprus FM eyes Russian sanctions

    Ioannis Kasoulidis, Cyprus foreign minister, discusses the likely economic fallout from Russian sanctions on Cyprus' economy.

  • Russian sanctions 'starting to bite': US diplomat Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 12:06 PM ET
    Victoria Nuland

    Speaking at a security conference in Bratislava, Victoria Nuland said US sanctions against Russia are already 'starting to bite.'

  • Ex-Energy Secretaries call for action on exports Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 10:14 AM ET
    A LNG tanker sails through the Houston Ship channel.

    Former US Energy Secretaries Abraham and Richardson say the US isn't moving fast enough on nat gas exports.

  • Russia targets space station in retaliation for sanctions Wednesday, 14 May 2014 | 1:40 AM ET
    NASA's Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer observatory launches aboard the Minotaur V rocket in Wallops Island, Va.

    Russia cast doubt on the long-term future of the International Space Station as it retaliated on Tuesday against U.S. sanctions over Ukraine.

  • Morgan Stanley still working on Rosneft deal   Tuesday, 13 May 2014 | 10:46 AM ET
    Morgan Stanley still working on Rosneft deal

    CNBC's Mary Thompson reports from the Morgan Stanley annual shareholder meeting where CEO James Gorman spoke about selling part of its commodities business to Russia's Rosneft.