Jakub Parusinski, CEO of the Kyiv Post, says Russian propaganda is spreading false information and is like the "darkest moments of the Cold War".
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says by denouncing pro-separatists in Ukraine, oligarchs are realizing that it is "dangerous" to ignore millions of people.
Eckhard Cordes, president of the Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations, says there has been little evidence that the crisis in Ukraine is de-escalating.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley gets inside Espreso TV, the Ukrainian internet TV station headquartered in an Soviet-era bunker, which launched at the start of the February protests.
Oligarch Petro Poroshenko is likely to win Ukraine's presidential election on Sunday, but has told CNBC that Russia might not accept the results.
Ukrainian presidential candidate Olga Bogomolets, who is also a professor at Bogomolets National Medical University, says Ukraine needs a strong president to "create a good country from the inside".
Ukraine election frontrunner, Petro Poroshenko, says Russia has become "absolutely unpredictable" in recent years.
Kurt Volker, Executive Director, McCain Institute for International Leadership and former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, says regardless of election outcomes in Ukraine, Russia will still call the results illegitimate.
Stephen Wood, Chief Market Strategist, Russell Investments, explains why geopolitical risks in Thailand, Crimea and Ukraine present buying opportunities for investors.
Ukraine election frontrunner Petro Poroshenko, says the tensions between Russian will end soon if he takes power in Ukraine.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley visits independent online broadcaster Espreso TV in Kiev to see how the channel is combating Russian propaganda on television.
Alexei Kudrin, Russia's former finance minister, says the country should remain in major international bodies such as the World Bank, despite being suspended from the G-8 in March.
Charles Robertson, global chief economist at Renaissance Capital, says Russia is ready to "move on" from the Ukraine crisis and focus on bringing investment to the country.
A key ally of President Vladimir Putin said Russia should remain in international institutions like the WTO, despite the recent furor over Ukraine.
Intel was present at the St Petersburg International Economic Forum, Russia's top business summit, despite pressure from the U.S. to veto the event.
Embattled Ukraine lacks “the power or the possibility” to stand up to Russia at present, Ukraine’s former prime minister told CNBC.
Bob Parker, senior advisor for investment, strategy and research at Credit Suisse, says that the Russian market recovery from its crisis-induced low indicates investors believe a de-escalation is underway.
Liam Halligan, economics commentator at The Telegraph, says the West shouldn¿t have been so hasty to support the ouster of the democratically elected Ukrainian president.
Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian presidential candidate, urges the West to continue with sanctions on Russia and discusses how the Orange Revolution was lost due to the election of Viktor Yanukovych in 2010.
Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian presidential candidate, comments on relations with Russia and says Ukraine needs to be fully integrated in the EU and NATO.