Could Russia sanctions backfire?

Jun 27, 2014
Two big business groups warn that sanctions against Russia could hurt US jobs.
Posted In: Russia, ukraine, sanctions

Chancellor Merkel goes to Washington

May 1, 2014
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will talk sanctions with President Obama.
Posted In: Merkel, ukraine, sanctions

Why the EU and the U.S. target different individuals

Apr 29, 2014
Both the U.S. and the EU are imposing sanctions on Russia. But they're targeting different Russians.
Posted In: Russia, sanctions, European Union
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How Russian sanctions could pinch Western companies

Apr 28, 2014
New sanctions take aim at the head of a Russian oil company in which BP has a big stake. BP’s stock fell after new sanctions were announced.
Posted In: sanctions, Russia

Lagarde: Global recovery hinges on IMF reforms

Apr 2, 2014
Christine Lagarde on Congress' IMF vote: "Not exercising that leadership is a mistake."
Posted In: IMF, ukraine, Crimea, Russia, sanctions, global economy, recession

The impact of sanctions against Russia

Mar 24, 2014
President Obama said Russia will have to "pay" more if things don’t change. Pay what?
Posted In: Russia, sanctions

4 questions about the U.S. sanctions on Russia

Mar 20, 2014
U.S. announces sanctions on Russia; Russia retaliates.
Posted In: Russia, ukraine, sanctions

American businesses wary of sanctions in Russia

Mar 18, 2014
Why American companies in Russia may be on alert for further deterioration between Washington and Moscow.
Posted In: sanctions, Crimea

Ukrainian unrest: Old tensions between E.U. and Russia

Feb 19, 2014
The U.S. and E.U. consider sanctions against Ukraine for its harsh response to protests.
Posted In: ukraine, European Union, sanctions

Iran: Politics creates a new emerging market

Nov 25, 2013
International firms are now making calculations about whether to do business in Iran.
Posted In: Iran, sanctions