Financial markets and sterling might be rattled by the forthcoming referendum on European Union (EU) membership, but Russia doesn't mind either way.
Russia's deputy prime minister offered a sporting explanation for the tensions between Russia and the U.S. on Friday.
Italian firms still operating in Russia have not damaged the sanctions placed on the country, one of Italy's top business leaders told CNBC.
Russia's economy is too reliant on oil and that is hitting the ruble, the deputy head of the presidential economic council and former finance minister said.
The head of the world's lowest-cost gold producer, Polyus Gold, told CNBC that the miner is looking to cut even more production costs this year.
The ultra-high-speed mass transit brainchild of Tesla boss Elon Musk has created a hotbed of competitive rivalry.
European sanctions imposed on Russia two years may be lifted by the end of 2016, the CEO of Russia's sovereign wealth fund tells CNBC.
An ally of Russian leader Vladimir Putin has expressed his approval of presidential hopeful Donald Trump, saying he could improve relations.
The tech industry could be caught up in another bubble of rollercoaster valuations, says the chief executive of Russian investment giant Sistema.
Concerns about China have not gone away and its debt pile poses risks, says the chief country officer of Deutsche Bank Russia.
Greece's strategic location in the Mediterranean is a bonus for foreign investors like Russia, the deputy minister for foreign affairs in Greece told CNBC.
VTB Chief Executive Andrey Kostin said the Russian bank's privatisation would probably take place in 2017 rather than this year.
Crude oil prices of $50-55 per barrel would be a “sweet point” for Egypt, the country’s minister of trade and industry told CNBC.
Russia should be part of Europe in the mid-to-long term, the head of a leading Russian commercial bank told CNBC on Thursday.
Russia and the U.S. may have raced to land the first person on the Moon, but the next challenges lie deeper in space, the head of the Russian space agency says.
Foreign investors' perception of the Russian economy has improved, the Bank of Russia's governor told CNBC.
Russia’s elite will descend on St. Petersburg this week for the country’s flagship economic summit at a time of heightened uncertainty.
Russia's central bank has cut its key interest rate by 0.5 percentage points to 10.5 percent.
A Russian plane maker has unveiled a new passenger jet that it believes will be able to compete with Boeing and Airbus.