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A shipment the Russian government refused to allow Chobani to send to American athletes in Sochi will be donated to food banks. NYT reports.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides the latest from the figure skating competition at the Sochi Olympics, and takes a look at Russia's top five billionaires.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla gives the latest medal count from Sochi, and talks to gold medal winners Kaitlyn Farrington and Kelly Clark.
LONDON, Feb 13- European steel lobby Eurofer plans to file anti-dumping cases this year with the European Commission against exports of cold rolled stainless sheet from China and Taiwan and of electrical steel sheet from Russia.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the latest medal count in Sochi, and provides highlights from Wednesday's competition and a preview of today's events.
LONDON, Feb 13- Growing fears of a default drove Ukraine's debt insurance costs to four-year highs on Thursday and policy concerns pulled Nigerian assets into the emerging market retreat.
LONDON, Feb 13- Ukraine's hryvnia fell towards last week's 4- year low versus the dollar and its sovereign bonds tumbled on Thursday as concerns intensified about the economic outlook, while higher U.S.
*Rosneft says expects Ryazan refinery back to normal by Feb. 19. MOSCOW, Feb 13- Russia's top oil producer Rosneft said it had halted output of oil products at its Ryazan refinery, a key fuel supplier to Moscow's airports, after a fire late on Wednesday caused by a railcar crash.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the popularity of fur coats in Russia.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla has the latest medal count from the winter Olympics in Sochi, and looks at the Russian economy and explains how crude oil is fueling its growth.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports the results of the U.S. women's hockey matchup versus team Canada and explains how the warm weather is affecting the Sochi slopes.
*Two big cases against Russia could be resolved this year. MOSCOW, Feb 12- Freed former tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky has ruled out trying to recover the fortune that made him Russia's richest man, but two multi-billion-dollar law suits involving his defunct oil giant Yukos could be decided this year.
MOSCOW, Feb 12- Russia expects its oil output to reach 525 million tonnes this year, up 0.4 percent from 2013, Deputy Energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov said- a figure that would set a post-Soviet record high. In 2013, Russia produced 668 billion cubic metres of gas, with the bulk coming from state-controlled Gazprom, which meets the quarter of Europe's gas needs.
LONDON, Feb 12- Emerging stocks rose 1 percent on Wednesday to three-week highs, lifted by solid Chinese trade data and the new Federal Reserve boss who testified that there were no plans to speed up the pace of stimulus withdrawal. Most stock markets rose, with Moscow and Istanbul up 1 percent.
Tomasz Czechowicz, managing director at MCI Management, discusses investment opportunities in CEE countries and advises investing in the "digital disruption space" as well as Turkey and Russia.
LONDON, Feb 11- Kazakhstan's hefty devaluation could see other ex-Soviet states follow suit to protect their trade against fallout from a slide in the rouble as Moscow moves to float its currency.
The quality of the snow in Russia has been hard to control because of the weather there in its sub-tropical climate, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska disputes the Winter Olympics' $50 billion price tag universally reported by the international media.
CNBC's Carl Quintanilla provides a medal update from the Sochi Olympics, and reveals how much gold actually is in a gold medal.
While covering the Olympic Games in Sochi, CNBC's Carl Quintanilla slams down four vodka shots in 13 seconds.