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Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country can't respond to external restrictions by closing in on itself.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country's financial and banking systems have adapted to their new conditions.
President Vladimir Putin says Russia hasn't suffered the deep crisis that many had predicted would plague the country.
Markets may take the tensions around Greece's debt talks more seriously Friday, ahead of a weekend that may end with the country in an even more perilous state.
Business leaders and policymakers are meeting in St. Petersburg for the International Economic Forum (SPIEF), reports CNBC's Geoff Cutmore.
Perhaps it's time for Athens to broaden its search for funding - at least that's the suggestion from Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund.
President Barack Obama answers questions about immigration at the 41st G7 summit.
President Barack Obama answers questions on sanctions for Russia at the 41st G7 summit. Ultimately, this is an issue for Russian President Vladimir Putin, says Obama.
Ben Mezrich, New York Times best-selling author, discusses how two Russian billionaires helped bring Vladimir Putin to power.
Something about Vladimir Putin makes Republicans in the U.S. presidential race see red.
Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, says President Putin has been more provocative than ever, giving no reason for the west to lessen sanctions on Russia.
Group of Seven leaders meet on Sunday in the Bavarian Alps for a summit overshadowed by Greece's debt crisis and ongoing violence in Ukraine.
The shale gas revolution will be "very painful for many parts of the world," with the U.S. potentially the new swing producer, the head of BP told CNBC.
Despite banning scores of European Union officials, Russia may not face tougher sanctions, former U.S. diplomat Bob Hormats says.
Robert Hormats, Kissinger Associates, weighs in on rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine, and whether the Europeans will likely continue sanctions against Russia.
Developed countries across Europe are becoming more vulnerable to terrorism, mostly due to the rising power of the Islamic State and other Islamist extremist groups.
Google, Twitter and Facebook face being blocked in Russia after being warned against violating the country's controversial blogging laws.
Ukraine may have dropped out of the headlines but its economic troubles are worsening as it continues to battle with separatists—and bondholders.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie tells CNBC he's fine with the wealthy doing well, but believes the middle class needs economic protection.
Western powers are clinging to a fraying peace deal in Ukraine, even though NATO is warning that Moscow may be preparing for a new offensive.