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  • *Algeria expects non- OPEC "commitments" in Istanbul talks. NEW YORK, Oct 10- Oil prices jumped as much as 3 percent on Monday, with Brent hitting a one-year high, after Russia said it was ready to join OPEC in curbing crude output and Algeria called for similar commitments from other non- OPEC producers. "Russia is ready to join the joint measures to cap production and is...

  • ISTANBUL, Oct 10- Turkey and Russia signed a bilateral agreement on Monday to build the TurkStream undersea gas pipeline, which will allow Moscow to strengthen its position in the European gas market and cut energy supplies via Ukraine. It was reported earlier that each line from Russia to Turkey would have the capacity to carry 15.75 billion cubic metres of gas...

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump listens during the town hall debate at Washington University on October 9, 2016 in St Louis, Missouri.

    At the debate, Trump said he doesn't know if Russia is trying to hack the U.S. election, despite U.S. intelligence blaming Putin, NBC News reports.

  • ISTANBUL, Oct 10- Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday the TurkStream natural gas pipeline project with Russia and plans for a Russian-built nuclear power plant in Turkey would be accelerated as ties between the two countries are normalised. Speaking at a joint news conference in Istanbul after signing an agreement on TurkStream with Russian...

  • *Algeria expects non- OPEC "commitments" in Istanbul talks. NEW YORK, Oct 10- Oil prices jumped as much as 3 percent on Monday, with Brent hitting one-year highs, after Russia said it was ready to join OPEC in curbing crude output and Algeria called for similar commitments from other non- OPEC producers. "Russia is ready to join the joint measures to cap production and is...

  • Russia oil

    Using Kensho, CNBC PRO looked back at all the times in the last decade when oil surged by $10 in three months.

  • Russia to join OPEC

    Russia's Vladmir Putin said his country is ready to join OPEC members with cap on oil output.

  •  October 7th will now be remembered as Black Friday

    On October 7th the US accused the Russian government of directing hacks in an attempt to interfere with the current US election.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin shakes hands with head of Russia's top oil producer Rosneft, Igor Sechin as he arrives at Ataturk airport in Istanbul, Turkey, October 10, 2016.

    Russia is ready to join a proposed cap on oil output by OPEC members, President Vladimir Putin told an energy congress on Monday.

  • ISTANBUL, Oct 10- Russia is ready to join a proposed cap on oil output by OPEC members, Russian President Vladimir Putin told an energy congress on Monday. "Russia is ready to join the joint measures to cap production and is calling for other oil exporters to join," Putin said. He added that he hoped that OPEC members would confirm the decision to adopt quotas for output...

  • ISTANBUL, Oct 10- Turkey and Russia aim to finalise an agreement on the TurkStream natural gas pipeline project during a meeting between Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday, a Turkish official and industry sources said. Officials from Russian state gas producer Gazprom, the project operator, have been...

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Hillary Clinton said that attempts by the Kremlin to influence the U.S. presidential election are designed to help Donald Trump.

  • Trump: I've stood up to Russia, I've taken on Putin

    At the second presidential debate, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton answers questions on the crisis in Aleppo and responds by saying she would advocate for "a no fly zone and safe zones."

  • TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11 HANOI- Asian Development Bank holds a presser on current economic and development issues, and how ADB can support the government's 2016-2020 socio-economic development plan- 0130 GMT. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 MOSCOW- Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russian central bank head Elvira Nabiullina and Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov...

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 14, 2016.

    Russia's foreign minister said he detected a series of aggressive U.S. steps that threatened Russia's national security.

  • SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 WASHINGTON- International Monetary and Financial Committee holds a news conference 2016 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund- 1615 GMT. WASHINGTON- National Bank of Romania Deputy Governor Liviu Voinea, Central Bank of Russia First Deputy Governor Ksenia Yudaeva and Central Bank of Hungary...

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin

    Officials said they are "confident" that the Russian government directed those attacks on American political organizations.

  • FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 WASHINGTON- The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group hold their 2016 annual meetings WASHINGTON- Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles and Brazilian central bank chief Ilan Goldfjan speak at Brazil conference on the sidelines of the IMF fall meeting. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 WASHINGTON- National Bank of Romania Deputy...

  • Trump, Putin... beginning of not so beautiful relationship: Expert

    Putin is a person who doesn't react well to threats, says Nina Khrushcheva, The New School, talking about what a Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin relationship would likely look like. And David Remnick, The New Yorker, provides perspective.

  • Soros has vehemently condemned Russia's bombing campaign in Syria, accusing President Vladimir Putin of aggressively exploiting a power void.