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Russian president Vladimir Putin says the country will not ban social media websites like Facebook and Twitter in Russia.

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says that despite the country's recent tensions with international bodies, he hopes "peaceful negotiations" will continue in all diplomatic processes.

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says the sanctions imposed on Russia by the U.S. and EU are "illegal".

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says "human rights fighter" Edward Snowden, who revealed the activities of the U.S. National Security Agency, did not reveal American spy secrets to Russia.

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says he will "respect" the outcome of the Ukrainian elections.

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says the West supported an "unconstitutional coup d'état" in Ukraine when former President Viktor Yanukovych was overthrown.

Russian president Vladimir Putin, says Russia is facing a slowdown in growth as "systemic imbalances" remain in the country's economy.

Jakub Parusinski, CEO of the Kyiv Post, says Russian propaganda is spreading false information and is like the "darkest moments of the Cold War".

Is HP's business stabilizing?     Fri, 23 May '14 | 5:30 AM ET

Ashok Kumar, senior vice president of Imperial Capital, discusses HP's latest earnings and what they mean for the company's future.

German economy growing 'rapidly': Pro     Fri, 23 May '14 | 4:00 AM ET

Christian Schulz, senior economist at Berenberg Bank, says the German economy is growing rapidly and is driven by domestic consumption.

Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, says that from a political perspective, the China-Russia gas deal shows that Vladimir Putin does not need the West.

CNBC's Julia Chatterley gets inside Espreso TV, the Ukrainian internet TV station headquartered in an Soviet-era bunker, which launched at the start of the February protests.

Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says by denouncing pro-separatists in Ukraine, oligarchs are realizing that it is "dangerous" to ignore millions of people.

Mark Thompson, director of the Southeast Asia Research Centre at City University of Hong Kong, says that while military coups have been a part of Thai political history, there is a threat of civil war hanging over the latest events.

'We will end the war soon': Poroshenko     Thu, 22 May '14 | 7:00 PM ET

Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says the tensions between Russian will end soon if he takes power in Ukraine.

Sumit Mazumder, president designate of the Confederation of Indian Industry, says people are expecting a lot from the country's new prime minister Narendra Modi.

Eckhard Cordes, president of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations, says there has been little evidence that the crisis in Ukraine is de-escalating.

Tatiana Rizzante, CEO of Reply SpA, says companies need to invest more to counter cybersecurity threats.

Vladimir Yakunin, chairman of Russian Railways, says being sanctioned is like a "quarrel in the kitchen" and is a "foolish" move.

Oleg Deripaska, CEO of Rusal, says the cost and access to capital for Russian companies is a "key issues".

European shares had a muted open Friday with investors showing little appetite for buying amid voting for the next European Parliament which will be announced on Sunday.

Viatcheslav Pivovarov, CEO of Altera Capital, says he is "optimistic" that the inflation spike in Russia will be temporary.

Ruslan Alikhanov, CEO of Fesco, says the impact of the sanctions on Russia are psychological and does not impact companies' core business.

Daniel McCormack, head of European and U.K. economics at Macquarie Securities, says listed companies will "leverage up" and there will be more mergers and acquisitions among listed firms.

Spain upgrade is fruit of reforms: S&P     Fri, 23 May '14 | 2:15 AM ET

Moritz Kraemer, chief sovereign rating officer at Standard & Poor's, says Spain's upgrade is the results of structural reforms implemented by the government.

Ukrainian presidential candidate Olga Bogomolets, who is also a professor at Bogomolets National Medical University, says Ukraine needs a strong president to "create a good country from the inside".

Russian Finance Minister, Anton Siluanov, says Russia and Ukraine have "very close" trade relations and the country is more orientated to the East.

Anatoli Annekov, senior European economist at Société Générale, says mainstream parties will still dominate the European elections, but fringe parties will gain ground.

Carmakers are starting to use composite material instead of just aluminium in their new models. A technology first introduced by F1 cars... .

My moment #2     Wed, 21 May '14 | 7:00 PM ET

Tom Reddington and Ed Redfern from Mercedes-Benz World recall their experiences with racing drivers Martin Donnelly and Jenson Button.

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