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U.S. lawmakers were expected on Friday to approve new sanctions on Russian weapons companies and investors in the country's high-tech oil projects.
Former Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), discusses his concerns about stability issues looming in the Middle East and Russia as oil prices crumble.
is China poised to become the dominate economic global player? CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on China's outlook and takes a look at Russia's prospects.
With the Russian ruble facing an uncertain future, Timothy Ash, head of EM Research at Standard Bank says that if changes aren't made, the currency will continue to see "downside pressure".
Vladyslav Rashkovan, acting deputy governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, says economic activity in the east of Ukraine - which has been hard hit by the conflict with Russia - is picking up.
Vladyslav Rashkovan, acting deputy governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, says the country needs to make the right reforms to build a prosperous nation for the future.
Vladyslav Rashkovan, acting deputy governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, says the central bank needs to stop inflation getting "out of control" in the country.
The latest anti-Russia resolution from the House is one of the worst pieces of legislation I can remember, says former Rep. Ron Paul.
Vladimir Putin is trying to make the best of a tough geopolitical situation, and one NATO member is seeing big benefits.
French President Hollande said after an impromptu visit to Russia for crisis talks on Saturday that a ceasefire could take hold in Ukraine soon.
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Russia's Vladimir Putin is going to "lock somebody up" to send a message to speculators betting against the ruble, says former diplomat David Gordon.
Oil prices are dropping and Russia is playing defense. What will Vladimir Putin do next? David Gordon, International Capital Strategies, shares his outlook on Russia's economic future.
Russia will "lose trillions" from the sanctions by entering an "unnecessary confrontation" with Ukraine, Radoslaw Sikorski, speaker of the Parliament and former Foreign Minister of Poland, adding that a unified Europe is needed to respond to Vladimir Putin..
Russians are rushing to buy high-end, U.S.-made items like cars before prices in their native rubles spike.
Putin blames everyone else for Russia's problems, including speculators and the West in general, says Timothy Ash, head of emerging markets research at Standard Bank.
Russian PM Vladimir Putin is likely to focus on "laying out plans" for Russia in his key speech, says Christopher Granville, MD at Trusted Sources.
The low oil price rather than sanctions are "crushing" the Russian economy, Joseph Dayan, head of markets at BCS Financial, says, ahead of a key speech by President Vladimir Putin.
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