Russia's fight with the West continued when Rosselkhoznadzor destroyed 1.6 metric tons of German food intended for BMW's motor racing team.» Read More
French actor Gerard Depardieu has been granted citizenship by Russian President Vladimir Putin, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
Russian president Vladimir Putin signed a bill today banning adoptions by Americans starting January 1 in retaliation to the U.S. Magnitsky Act signed by President Obama. Former Pentagon Advisor Michael Rubin, offers insight.
Moscow is going to approve a ban on American couples from adopting Russian children, with Don Jensen, Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University; and James Pethokoukis, American Enterprise Institute, discusses the state of Europe's fiscal woes.
India agreed to buy dozens of Russian military helicopters and fighter jet assembly kits at a summit on Monday, underlining the resilience of ties between the long-time allies despite New Delhi's recent moves to diversify its arms suppliers.
Aninda Mitra, Head of Economics, South-East Asia, ANZ explains why Russia and India will strengthen their defense and trade ties as the leaders of both nations meet in New Delhi.
China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) has emerged as the frontrunner to take over Iraq's West Qurna-1 oilfield from Exxon Mobil, a move that would diminish Western oil influence in Iraq a decade after the U.S.-led invasion.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man, tells CNBC's Geoff Cutmore that he is waiting for Facebook's next surge and believes the company's potential is untapped. (2:00)
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about his involvement in Arsenal football club in which he has a thirty percent stake.
Ruben Aganbegyan CEO and Chairman at Otkritie, shares his opinion on the two key things that Russia needs to do next year: improving the country's infrastructure and creating sources of long-term capital.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about the outlook for the global economy in 2013.
Liam Halligan, chief economist at Prosperity Capital, tells CNBC why it is wrong to think that the Russian index is all state run stocks.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about how he addresses those who are critical of his past and allege he is still close to organized crime.
Alisher Usmanov, founder of USM Holdings and Russia's richest man speaks exclusively to CNBC's Geoff Cutmore about the Megafon IPO and his relationship with Goldman Sachs after they walked away from the deal.
Alexander Afanasiev, CEO of the Moscow Exchange Group, tells CNBC about reforms that will come into place which he believes will see more Russian companies list in Moscow.
President Obama on Friday signed a bill that brings U.S. trade relations with Russia into the 21st century but also ushers in a testy era in which the United States could publicly "name and shame" Russian human rights violators.
Russia's Gazprom will beat Exxon Mobil this year to become the most profitable company in the world, and yet its shares are down 18 percent. Why? The answer may lie with the priorities of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
A Russia-led coalition withdrew a proposal to give governments new powers over the Internet, a plan opposed by Western countries.
Italian carmaker Fiat. is investing 1.2 billion euros in luxury brand Maserati, hoping technology and dealerships from its tie-up with Chrysler will help it to take on German rivals BMW and Porsche.
CNBC's CashFlow asks Malcolm Gissen, Co-Manager at Encompass Fund why uranium is his top commodity pick for 2013. His answer might surprise you.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan reports a snowstorm caused a 125 mile backup on a road in Russia, and relentless snow and fog has shut down multiple airports in China; and Amanda Drury says Supervalu is soaring.