The BRICS group is still young as an organization, but has already proven its effectiveness. Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa are coordinating their policies on key international issues ever more closely, and are playing an active part in shaping a multipolar world order and developing modern models for the world’s financial and trading systems.
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Opinion: Why Brics is Important to SA
Brics and the Brics Business Council - South African chapter, which I lead by appointment of the government, oversees and guides infrastructure, deregulation, agribusiness, financial services, skills, manufacturing and energy and the green economy working groups. We are preparing to attend the Brics summit in China. The high-level meeting takes place from September 3-6
Russian President Vladimir Putin is pushing for greater cooperation, including military ties, between Russia and China saying it “would bring balance to the world”. Putin’s remarks came as Russian and Chinese naval warships held joint exercises in the Baltic Sea for the first time
At the fifth meeting of BRICS Ministers of Education earlier this month in Beijing, delegates discussed educational reforms, promoting equity and quality in education, boosting exchange of students as well as promoting language and cultural knowledge of member countries