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  • Russia Must Engage With World: McGraw Hill Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:32 AM ET
    Russia Needs to Engage With the World: McGraw Hill CEO

    Harold "Terry" McGraw, Chairman, President and CEO of McGraw Hill says President Putin needs to reintroduce Russia to the rest of the world.

  • Ericsson's Strategy: Live From St Petersbug Forum Thursday, 20 Jun 2013 | 12:19 AM ET
    CNBC's Star Lineup at St Petersburg Forum

    Live from St Petersburg, CNBC's Geoff Cutmore and Steve Sedgwick kick-off the St Petersburg International Economic Forum with a First on CNBC interview by Hans Vestberg, CEO of Ericsson.

  • Jeffrey Katzenberg Scales Up DreamWorks Animation Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 6:11 PM ET
    Jeffrey Katzenberg

    Jeffrey Katzenberg is changing DreamWorks Animation from a movie studio with a few big films a year to a multiplatform media business.

  • What the G8 Has Achieved Wednesday, 19 Jun 2013 | 11:35 AM ET
    What the G8 Has Achieved

    Alexander Mirtchev, board director at Atlantic Council, reviews the G8 meeting, its policy implications and what the main issues discussed were.

  • OECD Head: Global Tax Laws Will Get Passed Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 11:06 AM ET
    Can G8 Implement New Corporate Tax Rules?

    OECD Secretary General Angel Gurria, discusses the G-8, its pledge to reform corporate tax rules and Russia's importance in the debate on Syria.

  • Why Markets Are Resilient to Unrest Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    Why Markets Are Resilient to Unrest

    Nick Parsons, head of strategy at National Australia Bank, questions whether the U.K. really wants to reform its corporate tax rules, and discusses market's resilience to the unrest in the Arab world.

  • Tax Avoidance on Agenda at G-8 Summit Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 4:38 PM ET
    Tax Avoidance On Agenda At G8 Summit

    Corporations have stored an estimated $8.5 trillion in offshore accounts. CNBC's Steve Sedgewick reports on the ideas to bring it back to countries where the companies are located. From the G-8 summit in Northern Ireland.

  • World Leaders Gather For G8 Summit Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    World Leaders Gather For G8 Summit

    MSNBC's Thomas Roberts reports on the agenda of the U.S. at the G8 Summit, including options on Syria. The Street Signs" crew, discusses.

  • What Impact Could EU/US Trade Talks Have? Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    What Impact Could EU/US Trade Talks Have?

    Bob Parker, senior advisor at Credit Suisse, says EU-U.S. trade talks are positive as there has been an increase in protectionist measures in the past few years.

  • Can the G8 Tackle Tax Issues? Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 5:50 AM ET
    Can the G8 Tackle Tax Issues?

    Tina Fordham, senior political analyst at Citi, comments on the U.S.'s decision to arm Syrian rebels and says that while leaders agree that tax issues need to be tackled, it will be very difficult for them to agree on a common framework.

  • G8? Or G7 Against Russia? Monday, 17 Jun 2013 | 5:40 AM ET
    G8? Or G7 Against Russia?

    Chuck Todd, chief White House correspondent for NBC, discusses the upcoming G8 meeting and explains why it feels like it's really just the G7 against Russia.

  • Whoa, Immortality by 2035? Mind-Blowing Investing Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    Russian tycoon Dmitry Itskov is convening a meeting of the minds to explore the possibility of creating lifelike copies of humans, something he thinks is possible by 2035.

  • Russia's Richest Oligarch: 'Vladimir Putin' Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 2:50 AM ET
    Russia's Richest Oligarch: 'Vladimir Putin'

    Bill Browder, CEO and co-founder of Hermitage Capital Management, tells CNBC that Putin is Russia's number one oligarch, 'a dirty, corrupt, official'.

  • CEO: I'm Not Safe From the Russians Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 1:47 AM ET
    Browder: If I'm Assassinated...

    Bill Browder, CEO and co-founder of Hermitage Capital Management, tells CNBC that Russia has a policy of murdering people in foreign countries and he doesn't feel safe at all.

  • Mansour Group Grows 20% Per Year Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 11:45 AM ET
    Mansour Group Grows 20% Per Year

    Mohammed Mansour, chairman of the Mansour Group, says that in selling Caterpillar products to emerging markets, he is "at the right place, at the right time".

  • Trade of the Day: Be Long Platinum Vs Gold? Thursday, 13 Jun 2013 | 5:35 AM ET
    Trade of the Day: Be Long Platinum Vs Gold?

    What should investors do with equity markets at record highs? Here is a recap of trade tips from today.

  • Gaming: Putting the Belarus War Machine on the Map Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    "World of Tanks" game

    Is Wargaming, the maker of free-to-play strategy games, surpassing Activision, Electronic Arts, Take-Two Interactive Software and Ubisoft?

  • 10,000 Russian Protestors Demand Putin Resign Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 10:05 AM ET

    Thousands of Russians marched through Moscow demanding Vladimir Putin resign on Wednesday, as the president took the helm of a loyalist movement designed to broaden his power base.

  • Want to Attend G8? Britain Tells Leaders to Pay Up Wednesday, 12 Jun 2013 | 1:54 AM ET

    Two days of accommodation at a lakeside golf hotel in Northern Ireland don't come cheap- and Britain has irritated its fellow Group of Eight states by sending them hefty advance bills for the summit it is hosting there.

  • Campus Activists Want Fossil Fuel Divestment Tuesday, 11 Jun 2013 | 2:34 PM ET
    Claremont College students demonstrate for fossil fuel divestment in Los Angeles.

    Activists who believe climate change is the biggest challenge humans have ever faced mean to hit the fossil fuel merchants where it hurts—in their market cap.