Alan Miller, CIO of SCM Direct.com, says Russia and Turkey have been undervalued in emerging market trades, adding that recent ruble strength is boosting valuations for Russian firms.
Two Russian directors have requested $18.5 million from president Vladimir Putin to roll out "an alternative to McDonald's."
Given its own economic concerns, Russia won't want to take on risks by giving financial aid to Greece, says Mark Melatos, senior lecturer at University of Sydney.
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Russia is considering giving Greece funds based on future profits it would earn from shipping Russian gas to Europe.
Edmund Shing, global equity portfolio manager at BCS Financial Group, discusses Greece's reform plans and the potential risks ahead.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on a computer intrusion into sensitive parts of the White House digital system by Russian hackers.
With sanctions still in place and lingering uncertainty over Russia's action in Ukraine, Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group, is hesitant about investing in Russia.
A Russian nuclear submarine has caught fire in a shipyard in Russia's northern province of Arkhangelsk, Russian news agencies reported.
The ongoing crisis with the West is prompting Russia to bolster relations with Asian countries, says Anthon Tsvetov, media and government relations manager at Russian International Affairs Council.
Andrew Naylor, executive director at Cicero Group, outlines the diplomatic and economic aims of Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to Asia this week.
Economics will be the top agenda of Russian prime minister Dimitry Medvedev's visit to Vietnam and Thailand this week, says James Brown, Assistant Professor at Temple University, Japan.
Here is a look at Russia one year after the Western sanctions kicked in hours before Russia's March annexation of Crimea.
Jochen Wermuth, Managing Partner of Wermuth Asset Management, talks about the Russian markets, adding that if Moscow focuses solely on oil and gas, it will suffer.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday that he sought no rift with Europe after his cash-strapped country submitted a list of reforms to its lenders in a bid to secure much-needed funds.
Major emerging markets like Brazil and Russia could be at risk of a widespread credit crisis that could impact the world’s financial markets.
The UK has sent military support to the Falkland Islands, amid concerns that it faces an increased risk of an attack from Argentina, backed by Russia. CNBC's Ted Kemp reports.
The U.K. has sent extra military support to the Falkland Islands, amid concerns that it faces an increased risk of attack from Argentina.
The single currency’s slump may weigh on euro zone policymakers’ minds, but the head of finance at one major EM firm said some companies could use it to their benefit.
Nicholas Ferres, investment director of Global Asset Allocation at Eastspring Investments, explains why he likes the metals and mining sector in Austria and Russia.