Ukraine crisis gives 'political discount' for euro stocks...
Didier Duret, global chief investment officer at ABN Amro Private Banking, says that the Ukraine crisis has created buying opportunities for investors in European equities.
Maternity ward protects newborns in the midst of Ukraine's battle
The staff at a maternity ward in eastern Ukraine do what they can to protect mothers and newborns from the dangers and stress of a months-long war. Mana Rabiee reports.
Refugees seek shelter in Russia as Ukraine forces tighten grip on rebels
Dozens of refugees from the war-torn cities of Donetsk and Luhansk in Ukraine are reported to have been killed by an artillery strike on their bus convoy, the latest casualties in the war between Ukraine government forces and pro-Russian separatists. Mana Rabiee reports.
Russia cannot sustain Ukraine crisis: Ex-diplomat
Roderic Lyne, former British ambassador to Russia, says the Russian economy cannot sustain the aggression towards Ukraine.
Raw: Russian Aid Convoy Crosses Into Ukraine
The humanitarian aid convey from Russia, poised to cross with supplies intended for Luhansk, must pass through an X-ray inspection system as part of an agreement reached by the Russia, Ukraine and International Committee of the Red Cross. (Aug. 18)
Will Ukraine relief rally last?
European stocks rebound strongly and prices of top-rated bonds fall as investors breath easier over the crisis in Ukraine that had appeared to escalate dangerously on Friday. But as Ciara Sutton reports no ceasefire agreement has been reached yet despite weekend talks.
David Gordon, Eurasia Group chairman, discusses a solution to the crisis in Ukraine and how the conflict is impacting the U.S. stock market.
Cramer: Market about Russia-Ukraine
CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses how the markets are being impacted by sloppy reporting coming out of Russia-Ukraine.
European Markets Recover from Friday’s Fall, As Tensions Ease For Now in Ukraine
European markets staged a broad recovery from Friday’s sudden fall this morning, as tensions between Russia and the Ukraine appeared to ease a little. The better mood followed a meeting between the Russian and Ukranian foreign ministers in Berlin on Sunday night. In London, the market was led up by resources stocks, including Rio Tinto plc, which announced a review of its holding in a big copper mine in Papua New Gunea. Construction stocks also rose, after good results from mid-cap housebuilder Bovis Homes. In France Vivendi rose on hopes of a $9.4 billion offer for its Brazilian telecoms business GVT from Telecom Italia. Germany’s United Internet rose sharply after a pre-IPO investment in the internet start-up incubator Rocket Internet, which is expected to list in the Fall. Swedish investment firm Kinnevik, which is Rocket Internet’s biggest backer also soared.
Euro foreign ministers mull further Ukraine talks
CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on the discussions between the German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier and his Ukrainian, Russian and French counterparts on how to tackle the crisis in eastern Ukraine.