Iran's budget may not be in danger from falling oil prices for now, but its position in ongoing nuclear talks could weaken.
Estonia is offering an electronic residency to entice people to visit and open businesses in the country, the Fiscal Times, reports
The Kremlin is cracking down on Russian citizens and companies that it says are evading taxes by investing overseas.
The South Stream pipeline deal is not yet "dead" and the European Union could yet revive it, says Chris Weafer, a founding partner at Macro Advisory.
Russia's president is being pushed "further into a corner," leaving him little option but to continue his aggression, Eurasia Group's Ian Bremmer says.
A top Russian policymaker issued a warning to Moldova as election results showed that pro-EU parties were edging toward victory.
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group president, discusses the impact of oil's decline on Venezuela, Nigeria, and Russia.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer offers a key insight on today’s black gold focused red arrows.
With the drop in the price of oil recently, Cramer outlines the worst-case scenarios of what could happen. Could it really be that bad?
Business confidence in former Soviet satellite Hungary has been hit by the international sanctions imposed on Russia following its Ukraine incursion.
Hungary is working with the European Union and Russia to solve issues in the Ukraine, but the country is watching its own back because it is dependent on Russian energy, Zoltan Kovacs, the government's international spokesperson, says.
Hungary's economy is "on a good path" with unemployment falling and growth picking up, Zoltan Kovacs, the government's international spokesperson, says.
Zoltan Kovacs, the Hungarian government's international spokesperson, discusses the country's controversial proposal to introduce a tax on Internet traffic.
Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, describes the reaction of emerging market assets to plunging oil prices.
Taimur Baig, Chief Economist for Asia at Deutsche Bank, warns countries like Australia and Malaysia rely on commodity exports and could be hurt from lower oil prices.
Andrew Cowen, Deputy CEO at Hong Kong Express, says oil makes up about 45 percent of costs so the commodity's recent decline translates into higher profits ahead.
Neil Beveridge, Senior Oil Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, says OPEC's decision not to cut output is triggering a glut of supply and may result in bankruptcy for U.S. shale producers.
Russia's most powerful oil official said in an interview with an Austrian newspaper that oil prices could fall below $60 by mid-way through next year.
Russian billionaire, Alisher Usmanov, talks about his love of fencing and how it helped him in the investment and business world.
Don Luskin, Chief Investment Officer at Trend Macro, says technological abundance is collapsing prices in the energy sector, which is hurting major cartels like OPEC.