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BRICS to create development bank, 'mini-IMF'
15/7/2014 11:06
BRICS to create development bank, 'mini-IMF'Leaders of the BRICS group of emerging powers meet Tuesday to launch a new development bank and a reserve fund seen as counterweights to Western-led financial institutions.
Brazilian economy grew by 2.3% in 2013
27/2/2014 20:17
Brazilian economy grew by 2.3% in 2013The Brazilian economy grew by 2.3 per cent in 2013, compared to 1-per-cent growth in 2012, the state-operated Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) said Thursday.
SA-China ties strengthened: Zuma
7/12/2014 4:22
Ties between South Africa and China were strengthened during a diplomatic visit to the East Asian country this week, President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday.
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Putin closes 2015 BRICS summit and hails it a successPutin closes 2015 BRICS summit and hails it a success
10/7/2015 20:29
President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin closed the 2015 BRICS/SCO Summit in Ufa on Friday, declaring it a success.
SAfrican President Zuma hails positive impact of BRICS partnersSAfrican President Zuma hails positive impact of BRICS partners
9/7/2015 22:05
South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma on Thursday sang the praises of fellow BRICS member states, recommitted the country to the group, and discussed the benefits of membership.
Zuma returns from G20 summitZuma returns from G20 summit
7/9/2013 10:12
President Jacob Zuma has returned from the G20 summit in St Petersburg, Russia, the presidency said on Saturday.
Zuma arrives in RussiaZuma arrives in Russia
4/9/2013 10:49
President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Russia for the G20 leaders' summit, the presidency said on Wednesday.
Pope warns global crisis risks creating lost generationPope warns global crisis risks creating lost generation
22/7/2013 14:44
Pope Francis on Monday warned that the global crisis risked creating a lost generation of jobless youth and slammed a cultural tendency to socially reject the elderly.
Brazil leader submits demand for referendumBrazil leader submits demand for referendum
3/7/2013 12:45
Brazil's Congress has received a request from President Dilma Rousseff to hold a referendum on political reform in response to the worst social unrest in 20 years.
Floods, landslides leave 48 dead, 21 missing in ChinaFloods, landslides leave 48 dead, 21 missing in China
2/7/2013 12:26
Floods and landslides caused by torrential rain killed at least 48 people and left 21 missing and tens of thousands homeless across China, reports said Tuesday as a tropical storm brought more rain to southern areas.
Our democratic revolutionOur democratic revolution
8/4/2013 9:18
The holding of the fifth Brics (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) Summit in South Africa for the first time, on March 26-27, was indeed an important moment in our country’s long history of international work and international solidarity.
Brics bank, world dominance?Brics bank, world dominance?
3/4/2013 10:45
The fifth Brics Summit recently hosted in Durban has come to an end with great fanfare and celebrations that progress has been made with the announcement that a Brics development bank will be established.
Motsepe paints Brics blackMotsepe paints Brics black
2/4/2013 7:40
The eThekwini Declaration may be a hodge-podge of a document that reflects more the challenges of the Brics grouping and its vast ambitions but some South Africans may have cause for celebration after the hosting of the fifth Brics Summit.
BRICS bank to complement, not compete with ADB: IndiaBRICS bank to complement, not compete with ADB: India
1/4/2013 11:38
The mooted BRICS bank of emerging powers is intended to complement, rather than compete with Western-dominated institutions on the world stage, the Indian Finance Minister said on Monday.
The big 5 pave the way for new world
27/3/2013 22:09
The political centre and gravity of the world is shifting under the weight of the Brics movement.
Assad urges BRICS to help 'stop the violence' in SyriaAssad urges BRICS to help 'stop the violence' in Syria
27/3/2013 20:59
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad urged BRICS nations Wednesday to help "stop the violence" in his country and end the suffering of his people, which he blamed on international sanctions.
Brics finance ministers consider bank issuesBrics finance ministers consider bank issues
27/3/2013 17:08
Brics finance ministers will have to consider issues of capital, location, and investments when deciding on the details of a Brics development bank, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday.
Formal negotiations for bank: ZumaFormal negotiations for bank: Zuma
27/3/2013 14:14
The five Brics nations will begin talks to establish a development bank, President Jacob Zuma said
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