Uros Cufer, finance minister of Slovenia, says tough sanctions are "hurting" the European economy and a "softer touch" should be adopted by the European Union.» Read More
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man, tells CNBC's Geoff Cutmore that he is waiting for Facebook's next surge and believes the company's potential is untapped. (2:00)
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about his involvement in Arsenal football club in which he has a thirty percent stake.
Ruben Aganbegyan CEO and Chairman at Otkritie, shares his opinion on the two key things that Russia needs to do next year: improving the country's infrastructure and creating sources of long-term capital.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about the outlook for the global economy in 2013.
Liam Halligan, chief economist at Prosperity Capital, tells CNBC why it is wrong to think that the Russian index is all state run stocks.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about how he addresses those who are critical of his past and allege he is still close to organized crime.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about the Megafon IPO and his relationship with Goldman Sachs after they walked away from the deal.
Alexander Afanasiev, CEO of the Moscow Exchange Group, tells CNBC about reforms that will come into place which he believes will see more Russian companies list in Moscow.
President Obama on Friday signed a bill that brings U.S. trade relations with Russia into the 21st century but also ushers in a testy era in which the United States could publicly "name and shame" Russian human rights violators.
Russia's Gazprom will beat Exxon Mobil this year to become the most profitable company in the world, and yet its shares are down 18 percent. Why? The answer may lie with the priorities of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
A Russia-led coalition withdrew a proposal to give governments new powers over the Internet, a plan opposed by Western countries.
Italian carmaker Fiat. is investing 1.2 billion euros in luxury brand Maserati, hoping technology and dealerships from its tie-up with Chrysler will help it to take on German rivals BMW and Porsche.
CNBC's CashFlow asks Malcolm Gissen, Co-Manager at Encompass Fund why uranium is his top commodity pick for 2013. His answer might surprise you.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports a snowstorm caused a 125 mile backup on a road in Russia, and relentless snow and fog has shut down multiple airports in China; and Amanda Drury says Supervalu is soaring.
Ruben Aganbegyan, CEO of Otkritie Financial Corporation, talks to CNBC about how the Russian economy is evolving and challenges that remain for the country such as GDP growth and privatization.
Last week, Russia’s government decided to put an end to the doomsday talk, with one minister assuring voters that the Mayan apocalypse was not at hand, the New York Times reports.
Russian telecoms company Megafon’s London initial public offering (IPO) successfully raised $1.7 billion, despite concerns about corporate governance at the company, majority-owned by Russian internet tycoon Alisher Usmanov.
U.K. soccer team Chelsea have this week sacked their eighth manager in nine years which has lead to criticism from numerous pundits and fans up and down the country. It’s also raised questions about the owner of the team, Roman Abramovich’s style of management and why people would want to work for him.
Despite bucking the economic gloom of the euro zone in recent years, Poland’s Finance Minister warned that the region’s debt crisis could derail Poland's progress.