CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on comments made by Ukraine Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, as well as the impact of the Ukraine crisis on the Russian economy.
CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports on questions over the Crimea ballot, and Ukrainians are very nervous about the outcome of the Crimea vote.
Samuel Greene, founding director of King's Russia Institute at King's College London, says that even if Crimea votes to join Russia, the ultimate decision will be made in Moscow where the government will need to weigh the pros and cons of annexation.
Ukrainian prime minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, says the results of the referendum on Crimea is predictable.
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of SocGen, says the company is "committed" to the Russian market despite the tensions between Russia and the European Union over Ukraine, and the threat of sanctions.
Adam Hewison, President & Chief Strategist at INO.com, says ongoing instability in Ukraine is far more serious than imagine, with Russian president Vladimir Putin seemingly determined to bring Ukraine back under Russia.
Michelle Caruso-Cabrera speaks with interim Ukrainian Prime Minister Yatsenyuk as he arrived at Heartland Brewery Chophouse in NYC for a dinner with the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America following his address to the UN Security Council.
Harry Tchilinguirian, head of commodity markets strategy at BNP Paribas, says the oil market has stayed stable because there has been no disruption to supply from the Ukraine crisis and it is unlikely the situation will turn into military conflict.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk told CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera they will use all possible means to preserve territorial integrity. CNBC's Dominic Chu provides insight.
William George, Harvard Business School professor and former Medtronic Chairman & CEO, discusses Russia sanctions and avoiding military escalation and conflicts.
Discussing how to trade geopolitical concerns, with Jack Bouroudjian, Index Financial Partners, and Kenneth Heebner, Capital Growth Management. Bouroudjian calls today selloff a large global margin call.
Weakness in German stocks on Thursday was a wake-up call for U.S. investors, who were 'disillusioned' about China's slowdown and the Ukraine-Russia standoff, resulting in a plunge on Wall Street, says Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group.
As we countdown to the contentious Crimea referendum set for Sunday 16 March, events continue to move apace. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from Kiev with the latest.
Billions of Western dollars in aid to Ukraine will likely end up in the coffers of the Russian government thanks to a bond clause.
Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University, shares his thoughts on jobs creation in the U.S.
The Republicans have one mission and that is to win the Senate, says Jack Welch, Jack Welch Management Institute, sharing his thoughts on what the GOP needs to do to recapture the majority in the Senate.
The commercial industrial business needs to come back, says Jack Welch, executive chairman of the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera has the details of Russia's $3 billion debt agreement to Ukraine where the bonds were issued in U.S. dollars, and governed by United Kingdom laws and courts.
Putin has warned that Russia would retaliate with "symmetric sanctions" after the E.U. announced sanctions believed to include asset freezes and visa bans. NBC's Jim Maceda reports.
Bricklin Dwyer, economist at BNP Paribas, says that by agreeing to export oil, the U.S. is sending a strong signal to Russia that it can also "manipulate" oil prices.