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 25, 2019
Russia-China Ties and the New World
In June, 2019, the Chinese President Xi Jinping made his historic visit to meet President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg, Russia. While on a cruise along the Neva River, next to St. Petersburg, both leaders gave a new outlook to personal ties along with diplomatic ones
Several days before the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, the Chinese Foreign Ministry officially confirmed the participation of President Xi Jinping, who was in Russia on a state visit, at the forum and its plenary meeting. In light of the ever more US-Chinese differences, this could be seen as an invitation to closer Russian-Chinese economic cooperation, primarily in the gas sector
> The signing of a cooperation agreement between Chinese and Russia energy companies is, without a doubt, a major breakthrough, and an important emblem of the comprehensive strategic partnership between Russia and China, as well as their cooperation in the new era