Hundreds of Russians, including President Putin’s political opponent Alexei Navalny, were arrested Sunday after anti-corruption protests.
The four economies that accounted for 81 percent of America's trade deficit last year sold $943.3 billion more goods than they bought.
Police detained demonstrators across Russia on Sunday, including Alexei Navalny, after thousands took to the streets.
*Critics fear Nord Stream 2 will increase Gazprom's dominance. The bloc is divided between eastern European and Baltic Sea countries that see a new pipeline carrying Russian gas across the Baltic making the EU a hostage to Moscow- and those in northern Europe, most especially the main beneficiary Germany, for whom the economic benefits take priority.
President Vladimir Putin met French far-right party leader Marine Le Pen in the Kremlin on Friday, handing her a potential boost to her campaign to win next month's presidential election in France.
MOSCOW, March 24- Achieving low and stable inflation is the main task for her new term in office, Russian Central Bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina said on Friday. Russian President Vladimir Putin said this week he would nominate Nabiullina for a new term. Speaking at a briefing in Moscow on Friday, Nabiullina also said she hoped to finish cleaning up of the banking...
*OPEC favours cuts extension, counts on Russia- sources. Oil prices have risen since November when the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries reached its first deal to lower output since 2008, with some non- OPEC producers, including Russia, joining the move. As oil prices are still under pressure, OPEC sources told Reuters this week that Russia and...
European markets moved lower on Wednesday amid increasing concerns regarding U.S. President Donald Trump's economic growth agenda.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports according to an AP report, Paul Manafort did secret work for Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska to advance Vladimir Putin's interests.
Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, secretly worked for a Russian billionaire to advance the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin.
MOSCOW, March 22- Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet central bank Governor Elvira Nabiullina on Wednesday and details of the meeting will be released later, the Kremlin's spokesman said. Dmitry Peskov, the spokesman, added that the meeting would not touch on matters related to the central bank's "week of silence," during which the central bank does not...
Amb. James Jeffrey, former ambassador to Iraq and Turkey, and James Pethokoukis, AEI fellow, talk about the ban on bringing electronics onto flights out of the Middle East.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a look at how the travel ban will likely impact certain inbound flights.
This is a clarion call to our democracy that foreign governments have a self-interest in manipulating our electoral process and public policy process, says Mark Brzezinski, former U.S. ambassador to Sweden, sharing his thoughts on the FBI's probe into possible coordination between the Kremlin and the Trump campaign.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to skip a NATO meeting for a U.S. visit by the Chinese president.
President Trump's net worth following his election is down from his $4.5 billion high in 2015 and 2016.
Adm. James Stavridis, Tufts University Fletcher School dean and former NATO supreme allied commander, discusses the House Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian involvement in the 2016 election.
At a House Intelligence Committee hearing, NSA Director Adm. Michael Rogers and FBI Director James Comey answer questions on the January assessment into the motives of Russian interference in the 2016 election.
A former U.S. Defense secretary has said better relations with Russia aren't possible until senate Republicans finish a full investigation.
Former Ambassador to Russia Alexander Vershbow, discusses what he is hoping to hear from today's House hearing with FBI Director James Comey.