Rosneft's profit drop raises questions over how much money the government can glean from its crude producers as commodity prices continue to lag.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu commends Russian efforts in Syria ahead of his third visit to Moscow since September.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is heading to Greece on Friday as part of a charm offensive ahead of upcoming sanctions votes.
Russia's president could see the strength of his leadership and United Russia party tested in parliamentary elections in September.
Russia has shown off its military might in a commemorative parade in the Red Square on Monday, in which it showcased the latest in military hardware.
Russian President Vladimir Putin could be forging a “personal” army to deal with rising domestic tensions according to some analysts.
Corruption in business in Russia is on the way out, Russian president Vladimir Putin's business commissioner told CNBC.
CEO of emerging markets investment bank Renaissance Capital has said a sovereign eurobond benchmark in Russia is a "tremendous opportunity" as investors are currently so yield hungry.
Chris Van Riet, managing director of Radius Group, talks about the challenges for foreign investors and companies in Russia.
Some of the Russia's chief executives have told CNBC that they have thrived under the trade embargo.
The price of aluminum is set to pick up thanks to the recovery in the global economy, according to the chief executive of Rusal.
The president of VTB, Russia's second largest lender, has urged the country's central bank not to let up on the pace of interest rate cuts.
With Greece's relations with its European counterparts at a low ebb, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will head to Russia on Thursday.
Those expecting further swingeing rate cuts from Russia as the country’s inflation slows, or a Fed style bond-buying program, may be disappointed.
The Russians are already considering the consequences of a Greek departure from the euro zone.
Russia hopes to rebuild its investment outlook and relationship with the rest of the world during its international economic forum.
Despite sanctions, political isolation & business risks in a rocky environment, Sistema's CEO said Russia was still their key market.
Russia's central bank cut its key interest rate once again on Monday, in a further bid to stimulate economic growth in the country.
Perhaps it's time for Athens to broaden its search for funding - at least that's the suggestion from Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund.
Monday's rate cut came at an interesting time for the Bank of Russia's Governor Elvira Nabiullina.