CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports on conflicting stories and rising tensions in the Middle East after a Russian military plane was shot down by Turkey.» Read More
Discussing the fall of oil, and the state of Russia's economy, with Jim O'Neill, Fmr. Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman.
A CNBC.com analysis of money flows shows that large cash hoards have already left Russia, much of it stashed in former Soviet states.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the Russian economy will grow, and is not yet calling it a crisis. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports Putin blamed the West for escalating the crisis in Ukraine, but is interested in a diplomatic solution.
Resolving the Russia-Ukraine dispute is critical. Here's the one person who can do that, says Jason Bordoff and Carlos Pascual.
At the EU Summit, CNBC's Hadley Gamble discusses Vladimir Putin's "swipe" at EU leaders, whilst talking to Finland's prime minister Alexander Stubb and Lithuania's Dalia Grybauskaite about Putin's speech.
CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed off on the central banks big interest rate hike. Jim Cramer provides insight.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that other countries perceive Russia as a country which should just "sit quietly", rather than try and maintain its sovereignty and independence.
Russia's Vladimir Putin responds to Ukraine Crisis and Russia's stature compared to the rest of the world. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore reports the President's remarks.
Here's everything you need to know about Russia's president, Vladimir Putin.
Vladimir Putin spoke about the Ukraine Crisis in his press conference, saying Russia was ready to mediate. Is that a game-changer? Alexander Branis, director at Prosperity Capital, weighs in.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discusses the Ukraine Crisis and ongoing military situation, saying that Russia is ready to act as a mediator.
Russian President Vladimir Putin discusses the turbulence in the country's economy and says the central bank is doing the right thing, but could act a little faster.
Commenting on the Putin's recent speech, Simon Quijano-Evans, head of EM research at Commerzbank, says the press conference started off "relatively calm" and that Putin appears to be trying to act on negotiating terms.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that, despite "turbulence" in financial markets, Russia's economy is doing well and its income will be higher than spending.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says that the fall in oil prices marks a good opportunity for Russia to diversify its economy.
Russian President Vladimir Putin talks about the current state of the Russian economy and how he's still positive. CNBC's Geoff Cutmore analyses the remarks.
It's not the fact that oil prices are declining that alarms Jim Cramer, it's the velocity of the oil beast. He shared the upside to a slow decline.
If Russia doesn't do this one thing (and soon), it will be like 1998 — but worse, says Wolfgang Koester.
Sources expect Vladimir Putin to address financial woes and measures to stabilize the ruble in Thursday's press conference, reports CNBC's Dina Gusovsky.
Russia's once legendary scientific productivity has been in decline for decades, and some scientists fear the current climate is making things worse.