• Why Germany Will Have a Good Year  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 5:00 AM ET

    Antonio Garcia Pascual, chief southern european economist at Barclays says the German economy will perform fairly well throughout the year on the back of strong U.S. data, and that we should start seeing the improvement in next month's PMI and industrial production.

  • CNBC Anchor Reveals His 'Dirty Little Secret'  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 3:41 AM ET

    Steve Sedgwick tells viewers what his "dirty little secret" is to stay warm in Russia's icy temperatures.

  • Cyprus Is 'Transit Economy' for Russia: Economist  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 3:35 AM ET

    Natalia Orlova, chief economist at Alfa Bank tells CNBC's Steve Sedgwick that Russian companies and banks were using Cyprus as a transit economy and that the Depositor Tax would damage the way they were doing business.

  • Why Russian Companies Need Cyprus  Friday, 22 Mar 2013 | 2:22 AM ET

    Pete Westin, chief equity strategist at Aton Aton tells CNBC's Steve Sedgwick that so many Russian companies have operations in Cyprus for tax reasons and an end to the agreement between Cyprus and Russia could have big implications for these companies.

  • China Turns to Russia When Facing Pressure From West  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 11:05 PM ET

    Joseph Cheng, Professor, Contemporary China Research Project at the City University of Hong Kong discusses the common interests that link China and Russia, and what he thinks will be the outcome of their intended gas deal.

  • From Russia With Love: China's Xi Visits Moscow Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    China's new leader Xi Jinping arrives in Russia on Friday for his first overseas trip, with an elusive gas deal expected to be high on the agenda.

  • Turkey May Block Natural Gas Use for Cyprus Bailout Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 3:13 PM ET

    Turkey could challenge any move by Cyprus to speed up offshore natural gas exploration as a way of attracting investment to save its economy, Turkish officials said.

  • Scenes From the Cyprus Crisis Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 2:53 PM ET

    For Cyprus—and for Europe—the clock is ticking, with the prospect of the eastern Mediterranean island exiting the euro zone or defaulting on its debt looming ever larger. Click ahead to see how the crisis has unfolded.

  • Why Cyprus is 'Too Small to Fail'  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Ana Armstrong, CEO of Armstrong Investment Managers LLP and David Kelly, chief global strategist at JP Morgan Funds, tell CNBC why the markets are steady despite the crisis surrounding Cyprus.

  • Clock Ticking For Cyprus, as Russia Sits in the Wings  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 10:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports the ECB has upped the stakes for emergency funding. Ongoing talks are taking place between Cypriot and Russian finance ministers.

  • Can Russia Save Cyprus? Or Rather, Should It?  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    William Browder, Hermitage Capital Management CEO, provides his perspective on what's at stake if Cyprus turns to Russia for bailout help.

  • Report from Cyprus: ATM Lines Grow, Worries Mount  Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 6:04 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Cyprus is desperately searching for a Plan B, as the struggling country must find billions of euros to secure a European Union bailout. Adam Lerrick, American Enterprise Institute, weighs in.

  • Medvedev Lambasts EU Over Cyprus Levy Thursday, 21 Mar 2013 | 2:26 AM ET

    Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev has lambasted the EU's handling of the Cyprus debt crisis, comparing a plan for a levy on bank deposits to measures that hurt savers under the Soviet Union, the Financial Times reports.

  • Will Cyprus Go Bankrupt?  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    Banks in Cyprus will be closed until at least Tuesday, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera; and Cyprus International Institute of Management Association George Theocharides, weighs in.

  • No Deal Between Cyprus & Russia  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 3:41 PM ET

    The Cypriot finance minister is in Russia today to sort out the economic woes. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick has the details.

  • What Russia Wants Out of the Cyprus Bailout  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    The EU says Cyprus must put forth an alternative rescue plan, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Meanwhile, CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on the enormous business activities in Cyprus, and what they want out of the bailout.

  • Why Santelli's Watching Cyprus, Russia & the Fed  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli talks to Yra Harris, Praxis Trading, about the EU's "bonehead" stance on Cyprus, and why he's keeping an eye on the Fed's forecast and Jeremy Stein's vote.

  • Cyprus Works on 'Plan B' to Avoid Bankruptcy  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 11:07 AM ET

    The Cypriot government is working on a proposal to avoid bankruptcy, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera. Meanwhile, the country's finance minister is in Russia to discuss a loan extension. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick has that story.

  • Are the Russians Coming to 'Bailout' Cyprus?  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 10:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Cypriot leaders are in crisis talks in hopes of averting a financial meltdown. And, there is mounting speculation Russia could step in with a rescue plan, reports CNBC's Steve Sedgwick.

  • Cyprus Looks to Moscow For a Loan  Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 7:12 AM ET

    CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports the latest details on the Cypriot finance minister's trip to Russia. And, CNBC's Steve Liesman and Athanasios Orphanides, former Cyprus Central Bank governor, discuss the decision of the Cypriot Parliament to reject a tax on bank deposits and take a look at key parts of the European Union's bailout terms.