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.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Brazilian VP Says Brics Should Focus on Economics, not Politics
In comments made in Beijing, which appear not to have been much, if at all, reported outside his home country, Brazilian Vice-President Hamilton Mourão called on the Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa (Brics) alignment to switch away from political issues and focus instead on economic development
The latest EU election results were a clear indication that Eurosceptic parties are gaining ground in Europe. But aside from dismissing them as ‘populist’ or ‘far-right’ it seems there is no acknowledgement of voters’ concerns by EU elites