A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi. The plane has landed safely in Istanbul, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
A Ukrainian passenger claimed to have a bomb aboard a flight bound for Istanbul, Turkey, and demanded the plane be diverted to Sochi, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera.
David Dalton, Eastern Europe editor at the Economist Intelligence Unit, says protests in Ukraine are likely to continue until President Viktor Yanukovitch resigns.
Stefan Auer, Associate Professor in European Studies at University of Hong Kong, explains why Ukraine's Viktor Yanukovich is unlikely to backtrack on plans with Russia despite ongoing protests.
Ian Bremmer, president of the Eurasia Group, says the potential for war in Ukraine is "real". He also discusses other geopolitical risks facing the globe in 2014.
Jonathan Wood, associate director at Control Risks, says it is unlikely that there will be any external intervention in Ukraine, despite the European Union suggesting it could act.
Ukraine could risk creating a civil war if they don't "get their house in order", the European Union's justice chief told CNBC.
CNBC's Sue Herera reports protesters lit fires throughout Kiev in Ukraine Thursday morning.
Andrey Kostin, president and chairman of the management board at VTB Group,discusses Ukraine and says that Russia is as attached to it as the U.K. is to Scotland.
Goldman has been quietly moving thousands of jobs to cheaper cities like Salt Lake City in recent years, a move that's finally paying off.
Singapore's GIC Pte Ltd is partnering a group of investors to buy $1.3 billion worth of Manhattan office space from Time Warner Inc..
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, leader of the All Ukrainian Union Fatherland, says the majority of Ukrainians support integration in the European Union, as Russia would not help implement the necessary reforms.
Everyone in Norway became a theoretical crown millionaire on Wednesday in a milestone for the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund.
A hacker secretly took over a computer server at the BBC, Britain's public broadcaster, and tried to sell access to the server on Christmas Day.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera predicts what may be in store for international markets in 2014.
Thomas Friedman, New York Times columnist, weighs in on the strength of the U.S. economy. I believe a huge stimulus would be if both parties got together and did some kind of grand bargain, Friedman says.
Thomas Friedman, New York Times columnist, takes a look at global risks and weighs in on China. China is always going to be the big enchilada, says Friedman.
Otila Dhand, vice president at Teneo Intelligence, highlights that many aspects of the Russian deal with Ukraine remain unclear and that Moscow is keeping "leverage" with its bond-buying conditions.
Lilit Gevorgyan, senior economist at IHS Global Insight, discusses the Russian aid package for Ukraine which includes bond buying and reduced gas prices, and what it means for the Ukrainian economy.
Political drama will surround 2014 Olympics, India adjusts easily to increase in US interest rates, and businesses are back in Iran.