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  • Bread Driving Egypt Protests: Pro   Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Philippa Malmgren, president of Principalis Asset Management, argues that the protests in Egypt erupted due to the government's failure to deliver on its promise for lower wheat prices.

  • Commodity Supercycle Is Over: Sberbank   Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 3:30 AM ET
    Commodity Supercycle Is Over: Sberbank

    Kingsmill Bond, chief strategist at Sberbank, tells CNBC that the commodity super-cycle has peaked and we are going to trend down for the foreseeable future.

  • What Will Kick Start the Russian Economy?   Wednesday, 3 Jul 2013 | 2:30 AM ET
    What Will Kick Start the Russian Economy?

    Henning Esskuchen, head of CEE Equities at Erste Group, tells CNBC that Russia is the cheapest market and will remain cheap for quite some time.

  • Putin: We'll Never Hand Over Snowden   Monday, 1 Jul 2013 | 1:11 PM ET
    Putin: We'll Never Hand Over Snowden

    Russia's Vladimir Putin declared that he will not deliver whistle-blower Edward Snowden to the U.S. but said that Snowden also needs to stop talking. With CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • How Long Can Snowden Stay at the Moscow Airport? Thursday, 27 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Edward Snowden

    Just how long can the NSA whistleblower hang out, or hide out, in an international airport transit area?

  • New Competition for US Defense Sector   Wednesday, 26 Jun 2013 | 1:11 PM ET
    New Competition For US Defense Sector

    Sequestration and cuts to the military couldn't bring down the great U.S. defense sector. CNBC's Jane Wells reports on new competition in the industry.

  • Obama Short on Foreign Influence?   Tuesday, 25 Jun 2013 | 7:33 PM ET
    Obama Short on Foreign Influence?

    Discussing the NSA whistleblower with Former Vermont Governor Howard Dean (D), Richard Williamson, Former Assistant Secretary of State.

  • Where is Edward Snowden?   Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Where is Edward Snowden?

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the White House believes Edward Snowden is currently in Russia, and White House Press Secretary Jay Carney says the release of Snowden from China hurts the country's relations with the U.S.

  • Kremlin Won't Intervene in Snowden Case   Monday, 24 Jun 2013 | 7:05 AM ET
    Kremlin Won't Intervene in Snowden Case

    Washington is pressing Moscow to expel former U.S. spy contractor Edward Snowden, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.

  • Is Snowden Pro-Privacy or Anti-Patriotic?   Sunday, 23 Jun 2013 | 9:06 PM ET
    IS SNOWDEN PRO-PRIVACY OR ANTI-PATRIOTIC?

    David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool, Singapore highlights some of the salient issues in the Snowden saga.

  • Stock Market Tumble Could Be Bad Omen for Russia Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 2:51 PM ET

    As Russia's stock market tanks to a 12-month low, business leaders are divided on why the market sold off.

  • Russia Must Cut Oil Reliance: Deputy PM   Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Russia Must Cut Oil Reliance: Deputy PM

    Igor Shuvalov, Russia's deputy prime minister, talks about the country's growth prospects, and how the government plans to help small businesses, and decrease its oil dependency.

  • Be Long-Term on Emerging Markets: Pro   Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 11:30 AM ET
    Be Long-Term on Emerging Markets: Pro

    Slim Feriani, CEO of Advance Emerging Capital, discusses emerging markets and why Russia is the firm's biggest exposure.

  • Global Expansion? We’d Rather Stick With Russia: MTS Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 10:04 AM ET
    Private mobile WiFi hotspots, which allow wireless devices to connect to the Internet, are restricted. Although use of tablets and smartphones is allowed in the venues, these devices cannot be used as wireless access points. Because London’s wireless system is likely to be strained during major events, has focused on an attempt to reduce overall bandwidth use.

    Relaxed legislation and booming profits are just two reasons why Russia's biggest mobile service provider will not bother expanding into other countries, the firm's chief executive said.

  • Why Russia Must Reform Its Energy Sector Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 8:02 AM ET
    oil barrels

    Russia must urgently reform its energy sector if it is to remain a global player in the energy markets, according to experts speaking at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

  • What Russia Needs to Grow   Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 5:50 AM ET
    Russia Red Tape No Worse Than Others

    Igor Shuvalov, Russia deputy prime minister, says Russia should invest more in education, welfare and infrastructure and says investor's wariness to invest in Russia is due to a bad image rather than on the real economic climate.

  • Russian Red Tape 'No Worse Than Others'   Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 5:50 AM ET
    Russian Red Tape No Worse Than Others

    Igor Shuvalov, Russia deputy prime minister, says investors' wariness to invest in Russia is due to a bad perception as the red tape in Russia is no worse than in China or Brazil.

  • We're Not Cutting Defense Budget: Russia Deputy PM

    Igor Shuvalov, Russia deputy prime minister, agrees with Kudrin's views that further investments in education and welfare is needed in Russia but disagrees with cutting the defense budget.

  • First Russian/Arab Fund to Invest in Russia   Friday, 21 Jun 2013 | 3:30 AM ET
     First Russian/Arab Fund to Invest in Russia

    Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of Russian Direct Investment, talks to CNBC about his meeting with President Putin and a new partnership with the sovereign wealth fund of the United Arab Emirates.

  • Does Russia's State Bank Indicate a Market Failure?

    Vladimir Dmitriev, chairman of VEB Russia¿s State Development Bank, discusses the point that a state bank like his represents a market failure.