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  • Rusal CEO: 'Last Act of Drama' in Commodities Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 1:37 PM ET

    Oleg Deripaska, the CEO of the world's largest aluminum company Rusal said global commodity producers need to cut output by up to 10 percent.

  • Russia Must Keep Up Privatization: Rusal CEO Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 12:35 PM ET
    Russia Must Keep Up Privatization: Rusal CEO

    Oleg Deripaska, CEO of Rusal, says Russia needs less government presence in the economy, and should continue privatization and the reform of the power market and the financial sector.

  • Rusal CEO: Governments Should Promote Growth Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 12:10 PM ET
    Rusal CEO: Governments Should Promote Growth

    Oleg Deripaska, CEO of Rusal, says European governments should support banks and businesses and help them restructure, while Russia's government should invest in infrastructure.

  • Will the Bank of Russia Cut Rates? Thursday, 14 Mar 2013 | 5:20 AM ET
    Will the Bank of Russia Cut Rates?

    Charles Robertson, global chief economist, Renaissance Capital, discusses the appointment of a new Head at the Russian Central Bank and whether chasing high single-digit growth is the right strategy for Russia.

  • Euro Zone Hopes Latvia Is No Cyprus on the Baltic Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 11:35 AM ET

    The Baltic state of Latvia and the Mediterranean island of Cyprus are both magnets for Russian money.

  • Putin Makes Aide First Female G8 Central Banker Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 2:05 AM ET
    Elvira Nabiullina, Russia's economy minister

    Vladimir Putin on Tuesday chose his chief economic adviser to head Russia's central bank. She will join a small female contingent at the top table of global finance.

  • Saudis Gain Upper Hand on Syria's Battlefields Tuesday, 12 Mar 2013 | 11:07 AM ET
    Syrian rebels gather around a T-72 tank, captured from government forces, in the flashpoint Syrian province of Idlib near the border with Turkey.

    There are serious concerns that Syria's violence will spread throughout the Middle East. No one seems to have an answer for how to bring the war to an end, but now it appears the Saudis are going to try.

  • Greece Set for Comeback as Tourist Destination Friday, 8 Mar 2013 | 2:52 AM ET
    Mykonos, Greece

    Tourism in Greece is bouncing back this year in an otherwise flat European market, held back by the weak economic climate, travel industry executives said.

  • Investing in Russia Friday, 1 Mar 2013 | 12:22 AM ET
    Investing in Russia

    Andrey Sharonov, Minister of the Moscow Government says Moscow is aiming to improve investments in transportation, telecommunications, start-ups and innovative technology.

  • From Russia With Cash Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 2:43 PM ET
    From Russia With Cash

    The Russians are pumping money into the U.S. real estate market. Edward Mermelstein, Rheem Bell & Mermelstein, and CNBC's Robert Frank, offer insight. "Russians are drawn to sexy locations, and New York is as sexy as you can get," says Mermelstein.

  • Optimistic on Future of Data in Russia: VimpelCom Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 2:20 AM ET
     Optimistic on Future of Data in Russia: VimpelCom

    Jo Lunder, CEO of VimpelCom, tells CNBC that the next growth wave is coming from data services and smartphones.

  • Cyprus' New President Faces Bailout Quagmire Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:32 AM ET
    Nicosia, Cyprus

    Cypriot president-elect Nicos Anastasiades faces weeks of difficult talks with foreign lenders on a financial rescue for the island nation after sweeping to a resounding victory in a run-off election on Sunday.

  • The Appetite for Emerging Market Corporate Debt Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:30 AM ET
     The Appetite for Emerging Market Corporate Debt

    Simon Luhr, CEO of FinEx ETF, tells CNBC that the emerging markets are still pretty untapped for ETFs and they want to launch them in emerging markets, starting with Russia.

  • Yota Devices Heats Up Smartphone War Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 7:20 PM ET
    Smartphone War Set To Heat Up With Yota Devices' Latest Offering

    Vlad Martynov, CEO of Yota Devices, tells CNBC why their latest offering will change the way users interact with smartphones.

  • Meteorite Flashes Across Russian Sky

    A meteor that exploded over Russia's Ural mountains and sent fireballs blazing to earth has set off a rush to find fragments of the space rock which hunters hope could fetch thousands of dollars a piece.

  • Ulrich Birkenheier, President  of the MAD, the German Military Counter-Intelligence Service.

    The head of Germany's military intelligence said in a rare interview that one of his main challenges was to protect defense projects from industrial espionage by the Chinese and Russian secret services.

  • Carlsberg Earnings Lag as Russia Stalls Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 1:33 AM ET
    Cans of Carlsberg beer stand on display at the company's store at the headquarters of Carlsberg A/S in Copenhagen, Denmark.

    Danish brewer Carlsberg on Monday reported operating earnings slightly below forecasts as its key Russia market stalled.

  • Nasdaq Moving Up Pre-Market Trading Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 1:51 PM ET
    Nasdaq Moving Up Pre-Market Trading

    The Nasdaq plans to move up pre-market trading by 3 hours to 4 a.m., with CNBC's Kayla Tausche and Neil Weinberg, American Banker editor-in-chief.

  • Meteorite Explodes Over Russia, Over 1,000 Injured Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 9:28 AM ET
    A meteor crashing in central Russia's Ural mountains.

    A meteorite streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, raining fireballs over a vast area and causing a shock wave that smashed windows, damaged buildings and injured 1,200 people.

  • The Moscow Exchange priced its initial public offering (IPO) at the bottom of the expected price range on Friday in the largest ever offering launched solely on a Russian platform.