Russian Finance Minister, Anton Siluanov, says the country is always willing to look at new markets for trade, especially in the wake of Western sanctions.» Read More
U.S. investments in Russia and Ukraine are not likely to be heavily impacted, long term, by current military and political tensions.
CNBC's John Harwood and Michelle Caruso-Cabrera react to President Obama's comments on the Ukrainian crisis.
President Barack Obama says he has signed an executive order that authorizes sanctions on individuals and entities responsible for violating the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Crimea's parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum within 10 days in an escalation of the crisis over Crimea.
News of the Crimean referendum on joining Russian was well-received in Moscow, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.will respond to the latest developments.
The Crimean parliament has approved a March 16 referendum on becoming part of Russia. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the Russians aren't recognizing the Kiev government, and the Kiev government isn't recognizing the Crimean government.
The United States imposed a ban on the visas of Ukrainian and Russian officials who are responsible for threatening the sovereignty of Ukraine. CNBC's John Harwood has the details.
The Crimean parliament approved a March 16th referendum on becoming part of Russia, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.
Investment firms have sharply increased the protection they buy to protect against macroeconomic shocks.
Energy experts at IHS Ceraweek say market dynamics will keep the lid on prices of U.S. natural gas even if more expensive techniques are used to extract it.
Crimean lawmakers voted in favor of a referendum on whether the region should join Russia, a move that Kiev has declared illegal, reports NBC's Jim Maceda.
The euro rose to its highest level since December after comments from the ECB's Mario Draghi, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
President Barack Obama ordered the freezing of U.S. assets and a ban on travel into the U.S. of those involved in threatening the Ukraine.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Thursday, as markets gear up for the all-important NFP jobs report.
Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt discusses what tools European governments have to try and put pressure on Russia to withdraw its troops from Crimea.
Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaite tells CNBC that Russia is "dangerous and unpredictable".
David Cameron, U.K. prime minister, explains that the European Union talks on Ukraine should make it clear that Russia's intervention is unacceptable and will have consequences.
Lilit Gevorgyan, CIS analyst at IHS Global Insight, explains how news that the Crimean Parliament is voting to become part of Russia complicates matters for both the West and Russia.
CNBC's Eamon Javers looks into what American firms are on the Russian payroll.
Discussing if Russian president Vladimir Putin has begun to soften his position on Ukraine, with Michael McFaul, former U.S. Ambassador to Russia; John Herbst former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine; and Charles Dallara, Partners Group managing director,