Rituparna Bhuyan of CNBC-TV18 details this weekend's BRICS summit in Goa, India.
Big, well-funded development efforts are under way in Eurasia and Asia, making it a great hunting ground knowledgeable EM investors.
BRICS have given economic cooperation greater weight in a bid to get out of a demand-suppressed world, says Mizuho Bank's Vishnu Varathan.
Russia said all participants in talks had agreed Syrians should decide their own future, after the meeting ended without a breakthrough.
WASHINGTON— Hillary Clinton generally avoided direct criticism of Wall Street as she examined the causes and responses to the financial meltdown during a series of paid speeches to Goldman Sachs, according to transcripts disclosed by WikiLeaks. Still, her soft-handed approach in the speeches was likely to act as a reminder to liberals in the party of their...
WASHINGTON— Hillary Clinton generally avoided direct criticism of Wall Street as she examined the causes and responses to the financial meltdown during a series of paid speeches to Goldman Sachs, according to transcripts disclosed Saturday by WikiLeaks. Still, her soft-handed approach in the speeches was likely to act as a reminder to liberals in the party...
*Parties look for new approaches to end Syria war. LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct 15- Syria talks convened by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry in the Swiss city of Lausanne on Saturday evening failed to agree on a common strategy with Russia to end the conflict in Syria, now in its sixth year.
John Kerry met with leaders from Russia and seven other countries, but the talks failed to secure a ceasefire.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland, Oct 15- Syria talks convened by U.S. Kerry hosted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and seven foreign ministers from the region- from Iran, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Qatar, Jordan and Egypt- weeks after the collapse of a painstakingly crafted U.S.-Russian ceasefire plan that many saw as the last hope for peace this year.
Here is a snapshot of the five BRICS nations and some of the challenges they face as their leaders gather in the beach resort state of Goa.
BENAULIM, India— India and Russia renewed their long-standing close ties during annual talks on Saturday, signing a slew of cooperation agreements and discussing misgivings about recent irritants in their decades-long relationship. This would be the third and fourth phases of the Kudankulam nuclear power station, part of 12 nuclear plants that Russia is...
A far-right Russian leader recently warned of nuclear war if Donald Trump is not elected president. CNBC’s Dina Gusovsky has more.
Ernest Moniz on Thursday said Russia is forcing the United States to focus on its nuclear security.
MOSCOW— A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia could sell missile defense systems to Turkey. He said that Russia would considering selling various missile defense systems if Turkey wants them. Turkey was negotiating a nuclear defense deal with China, which had been a source of tension with NATO partners, before the talks broke down last...
NEW DELHI— At a summit this weekend, the BRICS nations— Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa— will be looking for ways to boost trade between their developing economies, representing nearly half of the world's population. Here is a snapshot of the five BRICS nations and some of the challenges they face as their leaders gather in the Indian beach resort state...
Clinton said at a private speech three years ago the Chinese military was supportive of "a provocative North Korea," the South China Morning Post says.
The hiring spree by the Russian bank comes against the backdrop of a broader retreat from U.S. investment banks in the region.
Veteran lawmaker Vladimir Zhirinovsky warns that a win for Democratic rival Hillary Clinton could spark World War Three.
BERLIN— Authorities in the Swiss city of Geneva have evacuated a Russia- bound plane following a bomb threat. Geneva prosecutors said about 1 p.m. a man presented himself at an airline counter at Geneva Airport and indicated that a bomb was aboard an Aeroflot jet ready to take off for Moscow. The aircraft was called back and the passengers were disembarked.
ABU DHABI, Oct 13- Syria's state grain buying agency Hoboob struck a deal to purchase one million tonnes of Russian wheat from political ally Russia, covering the needs of government-controlled areas for a year. Syria often buys wheat from Russia but this was an unusually large amount for a cheap price. The Russian Agriculture Ministry declined to comment on the...