President Obama says Congress can take immediate action to 'stabilize the economy in Ukraine [and] help to make sure that fair and free elections take place very soon.'
The Russian economy is more intertwined with the global marketplace for commodities such as oil and gas and European finance. Will economic measures from the U.S. really deter Vladimir Putin?
China's e-commerce giants are going into competition with Chinese banks, offering financial products with high yields.
Former Ukrainian President Yanukovich fled his lavish estate outside Kiev, leaving behind extravagances such as gaudy furniture, his own private vodka and a pirate ship.
London startup DeskBeers makes celebrating the end of the work week even easier by delivering craft beers to offices on Friday afternoons.
CNNi's Pauline Chiou sits down with CNNMoney's Sophia Yan to discuss how rich Chinese people are secretly moving their money out of China via shady art deals.
CNN reporters in Tokyo, Abu Dhabi, London and New York look at the state of unemployment around the world.
The recent end to Mexico's state oil monopoly has boosted foreign investment and created jobs.
Cuba's new megaport in Mariel is one of the country's largest public works projects since the Cuban revolution.
Take a look at how a private security firm prepares to protect the U.S. Olympic Ski and Snowboard team in Sochi.
A modern farming experiment in disused London Underground tunnels grows eco-friendly food. Its backers are hoping to grow the business as well.
The final phase of construction in Sochi Olympic Park is underway as the 2014 Winter Games approach.
The Super Bowl may boast big ratings in the U.S., but China's Lunar New Year program had six times as many viewers.
Construction of some hotels in Sochi is so behind schedule that it's unclear if they will be open before the start of the Games.
Some Sochi residents have been forced to resettle to new homes due to Olympics-related construction.
France is making it easier for Chinese tourists to obtain entry visas, promising to process them within 48 hours. But Britain is attracting the generous Chinese spenders with the tradition and craftsmanship of brands they crave.
The carbonated drink company opened a factory in the West Bank that has critics calling for a boycott.
Businesses are ready to jump into the Iranian market once a nuclear deal is done and sanctions are lifted.
Inequality is a big theme in Davos this year and gender inequality is starkly reflected among the attendees at the forum, where only one in seven delegates are women.
As the World Economic Forum kicks off in Davos, Switzerland, CNNi's Richard Quest walks us through the etiquette involved with getting the most out of your Davos trip.
Cardinal Peter Turkson delivers a message from Pope Francis to Davos urging delegates to embrace growth of equality and better distribution of wealth.
Young people from Portugal, France, Greece and the U.K. share their experiences looking for jobs in their countries.
Responding to lives negatively affected by the practice of 'revenge porn', Israel banned nude photos and sexually explicit films posted online without the subject's consent.
Building the Olympic infrastructure from scratch has presented challenges for the Russian government. Look at why the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi will be the most expensive Olympics ever.
Celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay talks about the growth of London's foodie culture and why he continues to open new restaurants in the city.
Customers of this London café can have as many drinks and snacks as they want as long as they make them and clean up by themselves.
The Port of Miami is undergoing a big renovation, but a dispute in the Panama Canal might take away some of its biggest customers.
Banana-flavored confetti, strawberry mist and peach snow are a part of London's 'multi-sensory' fireworks display.
The London Distillery Company hopes to be the first London whiskey producer in a century to bring the spirit back to liquor stores.
Despite facing stiff competition from Samsung and cheap smartphone makers, Apple finally inks a deal to sell the iPhone in China.
The Beatles are selling a slew of demos and previously unreleased songs on iTunes as a way to prevent the songs from falling into the public domain.
Though Dublin continues to recover from Ireland's financial crisis, the rest of the country is struggling to rebound.
Ireland was one of the worst hit areas of Europe's economic crisis, but Dublin is now on the mend.
Big companies like Coca-Cola and Visa are counting on capitalizing on the global exposure of being a World Cup sponsor.
Bogota residents are enjoying South America's largest fleet of electric taxis and the drivers say they are less expensive to run.
In his latest published work, Pope Francis critiques the inequality of our economic system and calls on political and business leaders to 'ensure that all citizens have dignified work, education and health care.'
Airlines in the Middle East like Emirates, Qatar and Etihad are buying up airplanes and turning Dubai into a international travel hub.
The new Mini Cooper is a little bigger and has technology improvements for the driver including support for Android smartphones.
'Games Guru' Tommy Palm from U.K. based King talks about why Candy Crush Saga is so popular and how the mobile game brings in so much cash.
Discussing typhoon Haiyan, Word Bank President Jim Yong Kim says 'decisive action' is needed on climate change and spending money on prevention now will pay off in the future.
CNN's exclusive interview with a former Chinese labor camp prisoner who sent a plea for help in a Kmart Halloween decoration.
The system of duel currency creates two levels of wage earners in Cuba. The government announced that they want to end the practice and create a currency that is more valuable.
40,000 archeological artifacts were found along the way, but Turkey and Japan finally finished building its massive Marmaray tunnel that connects two parts of Istanbul.
Faris Farrag says his small aquaponic farm in the desert is already cash-flow positive and he hopes to expand the practice to help feed millions in the water-scarce region.
With the Sochi Winter Olympics just months away, Russia scrambles to complete major projects, and President Vladimir Putin has taken a 'personal interest.'
Faced with a declining wild fish population and growing consumer demand, fish farmers in Hong Kong are turning high-rise buildings into vertical fish farms to feed the billion dollar industry.
Smartphone technology like geolocation is allowing transportation competitors to challenge the monopoly that the Paris taxi industry has in the city.
Pollution causing school and airport closures in Harbin, China hurts many, but helps one entrepreneur trying to capitalize on the smog.
The Columbian city of Medellin, formerly Pablo Escobar's stomping grounds, has transformed from a cartel-controlled dangerous city into the municipality rated most innovative by the Urban Land Institute.
CEO Angela Ahrendts relaunched Burberry as a super luxury brand and became one of the UK's highest paid CEOs. Now she's moving to Apple to head up the tech company's retail arm.