The head of Rosneft floated the idea of an output cut by oil-producing countries to prop up sagging prices but fell short of saying whether Moscow take part.» Read More
Arkady Dvorkovich, deputy prime minister of the Russian Federation, says some expensive oil projects will be put on hold but the country's companies will not be cutting production in response to the low price.
As world leaders gather in Davos, Arkady Dvorkovich, deputy prime minister of the Russian Federation, says violence between Russia and Ukraine is being escalated by Kiev.
CNBC gives a who's who of the rich and famous expected to attend this year's World Economic Forum.
How will the European Central Bank's first meeting of 2015 affect Russia? David Hauner, head of cross-asset strategy for EEMEA at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, says that if the ECB is aggressive with bond-buying and stabilizes oil prices, it could reduce risk in Russia.
Trying to pick an absolute bottom in any market is a fool’s errand, but there are a few signs that a turn may be coming, says "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly.
The S&P 500 will get a 15 percent return this year, and the Fed will raise rates sooner than expected, Byron Wien said.
With Russia being a risky country to invest in, Martina Bozadzhieva, head of research for EMEA at Frontier Strategy Group discusses the strategy she gives to her clients.
Lifting sanctions imposed on Russia as soon as this month or the next would be "premature" but they will eventually be lifted, says Martina Bozadzhieva, head of research for EMEA at Frontier Strategy Group.
Discussing the outlook for Russia, Benoit Anne, head of EM strategy at Societe Generale, says that things for Russia could well get worse, and a sovereign rating downgrade may be the next "bombshell."
Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at Renaissance Asset Management, says the weakening of the ruble has made Russian equities attractive.
Protests broke out in Moscow after Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny was found guilty of embezzling money.
Russia's recent moves with Ukraine appear "counterproductive" says John Peet, Europe editor at "The Economist".
Oil futures plunged on a surge in supplies of U.S. oil and a record level of gasoline.
Global investors shouldn't be looking at Russia as the tip of a systemic Russia-leads-to-contagion crisis, Douglas Rediker said.
OPEC talked down the oil market, sending crude sharply lower, while warm weather and growing supply battered natural gas prices.
CNBC's Kate Kelly discusses the details behind the death of the deal between Morgan Stanley and Rosneft.
A Russian politician is advising women to use beetroot instead of expensive imported lipstick.
Russia has been dominating the news recently and its economy is not looking good. Anastasia Nesvetailova, director at City University's political economy research centre explains more.
The Cuba rapprochement is a reminder that a Ukraine resolution is needed and that it's time to end the Cold War once and for all, says Jeffrey Sachs.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Cuba's relationship with Venezuela and Russia are in focus because of the decline in oil prices. Cuba gets more than half of its oil from Venezuela every day.