• Putin 'in difficult position': Ex-ambassador  Wednesday, 25 Jun 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Andrew Wood, former British ambassador to Russia and associate fellow for Russia and Eurasia Programme at Chatham House, comments on Russia and the impact of the Ukraine crisis.

  • Russian assets heading higher?  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 11:30 AM ET

    Tatiana Orlova, senior economist for Russia, CIS and Israel at RBS, says that President Vladimir Putin's comments on the ceasefire between Ukraine and rebel leaders are positive for all Russian assets.

  • Russian shares hit 5-month high on Putin comments Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 8:55 AM ET
    Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, pauses during a global business leaders summit at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF)

    Russian shares leapt to a five-month high after President Vladimir Putin asked parliament to revoke Russia's right to send troops to Ukraine.

  • How to invest in Iraq and Russia  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 4:15 AM ET

    Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, discusses the opportunities to be found in Iraq and Russia.

  • Russian troops on Ukraine border worry US Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 2:31 PM ET
    Troops from a pro-Russian militia prepare to travel in a tank on a road near the town of Yanakiyevo, Donetsk region, eastern Ukraine, Friday, June 20, 2014.

    Russian troops along Ukraine's border and the establishment of defense units by Russian authorities are troubling developments, the White House said.

  • No grounds for US sanctions: Rosneft chief Sechin Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 4:17 AM ET

    Igor Sechin, the CEO of Rosneft, Russia's top oil producer, has slammed the U.S.'s decision to hit him with sanctions as making no sense.

  • New Russian sanctions unlikely?  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 4:00 AM ET

    Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro-Advisory, says the sanctions on Russia have been successful in making foreign companies wary of dealing with Russian companies and discusses the possibility of further measures.

  • Politics of Russia-Ukraine crisis 'calming': Pro  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:38 AM ET

    Christopher Granville, managing director at Trusted Sources, says the politics between Russia and Ukraine are calming, but fighting continues on the ground.

  • Rosneft is misunderstood: CEO  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:35 AM ET

    Igor Sechin, CEO of Rosneft, says the company is "not perceived in the right way" and is considered to be a state-owned company.

  • I cannot understand purpose of sanctions: Rosneft CEO  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Igor Sechin, CEO of Rosneft, says he cannot understand why there are U.S. sanctions against him, calling it a "sad situation".

  • Study: Millionaires grow in number and wealth Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014 | 4:28 PM ET

    The number of millionaires worldwide grew by nearly 2 million last year and the group grew nearly 14 percent richer, a study said.

  • America's weapon in the U.S.-Russia space war Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 6:07 AM ET
    In May, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk introduced SpaceX's Dragon V2 spacecraft, the company's next-gen version of the Dragon ship designed to carry astronauts into space.

    With its cost-effective technology, Space X is disrupting an industry that promises to be the biggest innovation economy in human history.

  • 'Not concerned' about Rosneft: BP's Dudley  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 4:19 AM ET

    Bod Dudley, CEO of BP says he's not concerned about the group's investment in Rosneft despite the situation in eastern Ukraine.

  • Bashneft 'not in any need for cash': CEO  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 4:10 AM ET

    Alexander Korsik, CEO of Bashneft, says the unrest in Ukraine has had little impact on the group and that the decision to introduce a share sale either in London or Moscow will be made in "the spur of the moment".

  • Credibility in European gas long term: Statoil CEO  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Helge Lund, CEO of Statoil, says despite the tensions between Ukraine and Russia and concern over energy supply, European gas looks credible in the long-term.

  • Russian risk priced higher on sanctions: Sistema CEO  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Mikhail Shamolin, CEO of Sistema, says the cost of finance for Russian companies is going up as investors perceive a higher risk as a result of sanctions.

  • Sistema CEO on need for Russian economic reform  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Mikhail Shamolin, CEO of Sistema, says the Russian economy needs to see more privatization and mortgage issuance.

  • What next for Ukraine after Russia cuts off gas?  Tuesday, 17 Jun 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    Moscow's decision to cut off Ukraine's gas supply is a "demonstration of power," says Robert McFarlane, Co-Founder, United States Energy Security Council.

  • Sanctions against Russia 'stupid': Deputy PM  Sunday, 15 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Russian deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich slams sanctions imposed on the country as "stupid" and says the country is open for investment and trade.

  • 'Shadow' over Russian oil from Ukraine: Ruspetro  Sunday, 15 Jun 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    Thomas Reed, CFO of Ruspetro, says the crisis in Ukraine has cast a shadow over the Russian oil industry with investment in the country being hit.