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Hindustantimes.com
China reaches out to Prachanda, assures support to new govtif the visit had suffered a setback because of recent political developments, h
China reaches out to Prachanda, assures support to new govt
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
if the visit had suffered a setback because of recent political developments, he replied: “The visit was on the cards but was never finalised.” It is believed Xi may visit Nepal in October while on his way to a BR... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
No issues for content Durbanites but golden age of service delivery won’t recur sooncharge of the country in 2009, the Ethekwini municipality has hosted some of th
No issues for content Durbanites but golden age of service delivery won’t recur soon
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
charge of the country in 2009, the Ethekwini municipality has hosted some of the most important events, including the 2013 Brics (Brazil, India, China and South Africa) Summit and, last week, the International Aids Conference. When South Africans... Read more
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dna
Price Rise | UPA left economy in dire state, NDA has contained inflationpolicies had led to a situation where global publications were talking about po
Price Rise | UPA left economy in dire state, NDA has contained inflation
dna / Posted yesterday
policies had led to a situation where global publications were talking about policy paralysis and exit of 'I' from BRICS grouping. "Private investment was weak, the state of economy was such that banking system's ability to support growth... Read more
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The Hindu
BRICS regional office set to boost South Africa’s cloutwhich would channel funding drawn from the New Development Bank (NDB) of the Br
BRICS regional office set to boost South Africa’s clout
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
which would channel funding drawn from the New Development Bank (NDB) of the Brazil-Russia-China-India-South Africa (BRICS) grouping. The Africa Regional Office (ARO) is expected to open in Johannesburg by the year-end, Pravin Gordhan, South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The New Development Bank: Moving the BRICS from an Acronym to an InstitutionanalysisBy Talitha Bertelsmann-Scott, Cyril Prinsloo, Elizabeth Sidiropoulos, L
The New Development Bank: Moving the BRICS from an Acronym to an Institution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
analysisBy Talitha Bertelsmann-Scott, Cyril Prinsloo, Elizabeth Sidiropoulos, Lesley Wentworth and Christopher Wood The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is set to issue its first loans in the second quarter of 2016. The bank, the latest addition to... Read more
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iol.co.za
MeerKAT project making waves in UKacross remote terrain around several countries to allow astronomers to look dee
MeerKAT project making waves in UK
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
across remote terrain around several countries to allow astronomers to look deeper into space. At the discussion of the Brics (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa business communities), Professor Resigan Maharajh of the Tshwane... Read more
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SiliconIndia
BRICS Employment Working Group To Meet At HyderabadHYDERABAD: The first-ever meeting of BRICS Employment Working Group (BEWG) to s
BRICS Employment Working Group To Meet At Hyderabad
SiliconIndia / Posted 3 days ago
HYDERABAD: The first-ever meeting of BRICS Employment Working Group (BEWG) to shape the agenda for labour and employment track in the five-nation grouping will be heldHyderabad from July 27. The two-day conclave is essentially a meeting of senior... Read more
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DW
Rousseff to miss Rio Olympics opening ceremony |severe poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until
Rousseff to miss Rio Olympics opening ceremony |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
severe poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until recently seen as one of the leaders of the BRICS group of fast growing economies, but has since experienced a severe depression and ongoing political crises. A recent... Read more
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Rappler
Brazil's Rousseff, Lula to boycott Olympic opening ceremonysevere poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until
Brazil's Rousseff, Lula to boycott Olympic opening ceremony
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
severe poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until recently seen as one of the leaders of the BRICS group of developing giants. "The Olympic Games will give confidence to the Brazilian people," Lula said on October 2,... Read more
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New Kerala
India invites Sheikh Hasina to BRICS summit in Goa - newkerala.com #96101India invites Sheikh Hasina to BRICS summit in Goa Posted 58 minutes ago | IAN
India invites Sheikh Hasina to BRICS summit in Goa - newkerala.com #96101
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
India invites Sheikh Hasina to BRICS summit in Goa Posted 58 minutes ago | IANS Dhaka, July 26 : India has invited Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to attend the BRICS and BRICS-BIMSTEC summit in October in Goa, Indian envoy Harsh Vardhan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Can Expect No Growth, Problems Largely HomemadeAfrica keeping in the world? What are the main common drivers? We are in the c
Nation Can Expect No Growth, Problems Largely Homemade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Africa keeping in the world? What are the main common drivers? We are in the company of some of our chosen friends in BRICS - Brazil, Russia, India and China. We share a lot of unfortunate features with Brazil, China and Russia - high levels... Read more
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New Kerala
BRICS nations discuss foreign policy planning - newkerala.com #95830"The delegations also discussed the role of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China
BRICS nations discuss foreign policy planning - newkerala.com #95830
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
"The delegations also discussed the role of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) in international governance, ongoing cooperation at BRICS Forum and reflected on areas of convergence among BRICS," it stated. "This dialogue gave an... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Joburg to be Brics Bank regional centre: Gordhanbe invited for submission to the New Development Bank‚” said Gordhan. This mon
Joburg to be Brics Bank regional centre: Gordhan
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
be invited for submission to the New Development Bank‚” said Gordhan. This month‚ the New Development Bank‚ established by Brics countries Brazil‚ Russia‚ India‚ China and South Africa‚ officially started its operation by announcing its executive... Read more
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The Economic Times
Terrorism to feature on BRICS policy planning talk todayPATNA: The issue of terrorism will feature on discussions at the BRICS Policy P
Terrorism to feature on BRICS policy planning talk today
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
PATNA: The issue of terrorism will feature on discussions at the BRICS Policy Planning Dialogue which will be hosted by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in Patna on Tuesday. Patna will be hosting an official foreign policy related event for... Read more
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New Kerala
BRICS policy planning dialogue meeting to be held today in Patna - newkerala.com #95684The dialogue meeting is being held ahead of the eighth BRICS Summit to be held
BRICS policy planning dialogue meeting to be held today in Patna - newkerala.com #95684
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
The dialogue meeting is being held ahead of the eighth BRICS Summit to be held in Goa on October 15-16 under the chairmanship of India. Talking to reporters in Patna, the Joint Secretary ( Planning and policy ) of Ministry of External Affairs,... Read more
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dna
IIT-B ranks 13 in QS University Rankings BRICS 2016of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacqua
IIT-B ranks 13 in QS University Rankings BRICS 2016
dna / Posted 4 days ago
of Technology-Bombay (IIT-B) has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) University Rankings BRICS. The results were released on Wednesday by QS — a global higher education analysts. The IITB ranks second in India,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Chinese netizens criticise Indian govt on expulsion of journaliststo visit China in September for the G20 summit and later President Xi Jinping i
Chinese netizens criticise Indian govt on expulsion of journalists
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
to visit China in September for the G20 summit and later President Xi Jinping is scheduled to be in Goa in October for the BRICS meeting. Repeated requests to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Xinhua news agency went unheeded. An... Read more
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The Economic Times
Delegation of BRICS countries met CM Nitish Kumar in PatnaThe delegation is present in Patna to participate in the BRICS Policy Planning
Delegation of BRICS countries met CM Nitish Kumar in Patna
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
The delegation is present in Patna to participate in the BRICS Policy Planning Dialogue hosted by the MEA on Tuesday. The discussions shall take forward the policy Planning Talks initiated under the chairmanship of Russia in 2015 in line with this... Read more
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dna
IIT-B ranked 13 in Quacquarelli Symonds University Rankings BRICS 2016of Technology (IIT) Bombay has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacquare
IIT-B ranked 13 in Quacquarelli Symonds University Rankings BRICS 2016
dna / Posted 4 days ago
of Technology (IIT) Bombay has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) University Rankings BRICS. The results for 2016 were released on Wednesday by QS, a global higher education analyst. "IIT Bombay ranks second in... Read more
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New Kerala
BRICS employment working group to meet on 27-28 July in Hyderabad - newkerala.com #95439BRICS cooperation has two pillars - consultation on issues of mutual interest t
BRICS employment working group to meet on 27-28 July in Hyderabad - newkerala.com #95439
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
BRICS cooperation has two pillars - consultation on issues of mutual interest through meetings of Leaders as well as of Ministers of Finance, Trade Health, ST, Education, Agriculture, Communication, Labour and practical cooperation in a number of... Read more
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Macworld
Blocs 2 review: Web design app balances simplicity and sophisticationyour site’s basic structure. Then customize the paragraphs, images, buttons, an
Blocs 2 review: Web design app balances simplicity and sophistication
Macworld / Posted 4 days ago
your site’s basic structure. Then customize the paragraphs, images, buttons, and other premade elements of those chunks (“brics”) by typing directly into your design, or adjusting their parameters in the program’s sidebar. To add images or picture... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
IIT-B stands at 13th place in QS University Rankings BRICS 2016of Technology (IIT) Bombay has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacquare
IIT-B stands at 13th place in QS University Rankings BRICS 2016
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
of Technology (IIT) Bombay has moved up to rank 13 in the prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) University Rankings BRICS. The results for 2016 were released on Wednesday by QS, a global higher education analyst. “IIT Bombay ranks second in... Read more
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The Economic Times
India will implement Social Security Agreement with Japanfor negotiating and concluding SSAs - have completed the formalities for the Ag
India will implement Social Security Agreement with Japan
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
for negotiating and concluding SSAs - have completed the formalities for the Agreement to enter into force. Moreover, BRICS Second Employment Working Group meeting is being held in Hyderabad, in the last week of July to impress the BRICS group... Read more
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asianage
India to face serious consequences for expelling journalists: Chinese mediaand substantiated reasons’ will impact bilateral ties. Significantly, Prime Mi
India to face serious consequences for expelling journalists: Chinese media
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
and substantiated reasons’ will impact bilateral ties. Significantly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit China in September for the G20 summit and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping is scheduled to be in Goa in October for the BRICS mee... Read more
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asianage
India to face serious consequences for expelling journalists Chinese mediaand substantiated reasons’ will impact bilateral ties. Significantly, Prime Mi
India to face serious consequences for expelling journalists Chinese media
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
and substantiated reasons’ will impact bilateral ties. Significantly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit China in September for the G20 summit and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping is scheduled to be in Goa in October for the BRICS mee... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Does Nepal PM exit mean India’s patience paid off?since 2008. So much so that, the proposed visit of Chinese president Xi Jinpin
Does Nepal PM exit mean India’s patience paid off?
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
since 2008. So much so that, the proposed visit of Chinese president Xi Jinping to Nepal on October 16 after attending BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) summit in India to meet Prime Minister Oli has come under cloud... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister of Tourism Speaks on ProtestsEuropean traditional markets are our playing fields. We are instead penetrating
Minister of Tourism Speaks on Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
European traditional markets are our playing fields. We are instead penetrating new emerging markets that include the Brics [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa]. Collectively, they now constitute the largest source market in the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Serious consequences await India for evicting the three journalists: Chinese mediato visit China in September for the G20 summit and President Xi Jinping is sche
Serious consequences await India for evicting the three journalists: Chinese media
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
to visit China in September for the G20 summit and President Xi Jinping is scheduled to be in Goa in October for the BRICS meeting. The state-run newspaper claimed that Chinese journalists have also faced trouble in India. “Complaints about... Read more
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TheBull
Going global: investing offshore with global ETFswith plans for another 10 to 12 ETFs giving exposure to Asia, global property,
Going global: investing offshore with global ETFs
TheBull / Posted 5 days ago
with plans for another 10 to 12 ETFs giving exposure to Asia, global property, global small caps, energy companies, and BRICs. BGI is also talking to brokers and investment bankers about developing instalment warrants, capital protected... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal PM Oli facing certain defeat in today's no-confidence vote, pushes for constitutional crisis - newkerala.com #94940continue is to ensure that he is in office when Chinese President Xi Jinping vi
Nepal PM Oli facing certain defeat in today's no-confidence vote, pushes for constitutional crisis - newkerala.com #94940
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
continue is to ensure that he is in office when Chinese President Xi Jinping visits Nepal later this year, en-route for the BRICS Summit in New Delhi. In a tactical move to substantiate his view point, Oli went so far as to field former Speaker and... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Protests: Mzembi breaks ranksEuropean traditional markets are our playing fields. We are instead penetrating
Protests: Mzembi breaks ranks
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 5 days ago
European traditional markets are our playing fields. We are instead penetrating new emerging markets that include the Brics [Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa]. Collectively, they now constitute the largest source market in the... Read more
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The Hindu
After forming New Development Bank, BRICS can lead the Global South: Chinese scholarfinancial and trade architecture should be the next major undertaking of the Br
After forming New Development Bank, BRICS can lead the Global South: Chinese scholar
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
financial and trade architecture should be the next major undertaking of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) grouping, says a top Chinese scholar. In an exclusive interview with The Hindu, which coincided with the first... Read more
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MacDailyNews
4-inch iPhone SE looks like a winner for Apple – MacDailyNewsiPhone ever, we see that 26% of iPhone 4s owners upgraded to a new iPhone for t
4-inch iPhone SE looks like a winner for Apple – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 7 days ago
iPhone ever, we see that 26% of iPhone 4s owners upgraded to a new iPhone for the current quarter.” Gottlieb writes, “That’s a winner, but hardly the story.” MacDailyNews Take: Hopefully, iPhone SE proves to be a solid winner for Apple in the BRI... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Treasury On New Development Bank First Annual MeetingsGovernment to the First Annual Meetings of the New Development Bank (NDB), in S
Treasury On New Development Bank First Annual Meetings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Government to the First Annual Meetings of the New Development Bank (NDB), in Shanghai, China on 20 to 21 July 2016. The BRICS1-led institution utilised this event to take stock of its first year of operations; celebrating its achievements,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Turexit: Should Turkey leave NATO?Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is more of a forum than anything rese
Turexit: Should Turkey leave NATO?
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is more of a forum than anything resembling an alliance. And the same goes for BRICS. Yet, for all the practical purposes, the Erdogan administration has almost given up on its EU membership in... Read more
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New Kerala
Developing economies need judicious mix of policies in post-Brexit scene: newkerala.com #93598mix of fiscal, monetary and structural policies," Indian Finance Minister Arun
Developing economies need judicious mix of policies in post-Brexit scene: newkerala.com #93598
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
mix of fiscal, monetary and structural policies," Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in a message at the first annual meeting of the board of governors of New Development Bank (NDB) of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South... Read more
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The Economic Times
NDB should focus on creating strong project pipelinegrowth in the countries. This is also the niche area of focus of the New Develo
NDB should focus on creating strong project pipeline
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
growth in the countries. This is also the niche area of focus of the New Development Bank," Jaitley said. Set up by the BRICS group of countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) in July 2014, NDB started operations a year later... Read more
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New Kerala
First Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of BRICS New Development Bank held in Shanghai - newkerala.com #93471BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economi
First Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of BRICS New Development Bank held in Shanghai - newkerala.com #93471
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. The New Development Bank (NDB) has completed one year since its establishment in 2015. Since its establishment, the... Read more
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The Hindu
New Development Bank defines its brand identity as an eco-friendly lenderits formal presence as a multilateral bank, the New Development Bank (NDB) of t
New Development Bank defines its brand identity as an eco-friendly lender
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
its formal presence as a multilateral bank, the New Development Bank (NDB) of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (BRICS) grouping has developed a defining brand identity — of a pronounced eco-friendly lender of the emerging countries. The... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Brics summit: Govt plans massive public outreach with 90 eventsits foreign policy initiatives to reach out to more people, especially the yout
Brics summit: Govt plans massive public outreach with 90 events
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
its foreign policy initiatives to reach out to more people, especially the youth, and a beginning will be made with the Brics summit in Goa on October 15-16. The ministry of external affairs (MEA) is planning to hold 90 events across several... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The roles of private sector IPPs and Eskom in renewable energy: An interview with the South African Renewable Energy Councilinvestment costs of removing such constraints, in the REIPPP programme adjudica
The roles of private sector IPPs and Eskom in renewable energy: An interview with the South African Renewable Energy Council
Daily Maverick / Posted 9 days ago
investment costs of removing such constraints, in the REIPPP programme adjudication process. For the recent $180-million BRICS bank loan, do you know whether the capital must be used by Eskom for grid access for renewable energy, or is this... Read more
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New Kerala
India has five institutions in top 50 of the Asia rankings - newkerala.com #93288The report also said that in the BRICS Rankings 2016, India continues to hold i
India has five institutions in top 50 of the Asia rankings - newkerala.com #93288
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
The report also said that in the BRICS Rankings 2016, India continues to hold its position in the top 10 with IISC at Rank No. 6. "India has eight institutions in the top 50 which is the same as Russia and one more than Brazil. From 31 institutions... Read more
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New Kerala
Confident Indian Universities, agencies engaged in scientific research and development will soon reach top position: Mukherjee - newkerala.com #93268institutions are led by Honble President as Visitor with the 10th, the Universi
Confident Indian Universities, agencies engaged in scientific research and development will soon reach top position: Mukherjee - newkerala.com #93268
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
institutions are led by Honble President as Visitor with the 10th, the University of Calcutta being his Alma Mater. In the BRICS Rankings 2016, India continues to hold its position in the top 10 with IISC at Rank No. 6. India has 8 institutions in... Read more
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New Kerala
MEA to host BRICS Policy Planning Dialogue in Patna - newkerala.com #93101This shall be the first time that the MEA would host an official foreign policy
MEA to host BRICS Policy Planning Dialogue in Patna - newkerala.com #93101
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
This shall be the first time that the MEA would host an official foreign policy related engagement in Patna. The BRICS Policy Planning Dialogue will provide an opportunity for exchanges on strategic assessments of international situation and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Signing Ceremony With Huawei On ICT Skills Development and Technology Sharing AgreementExchanges and Cooperation; African Affairs and China-Africa Relations as well a
Signing Ceremony With Huawei On ICT Skills Development and Technology Sharing Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Exchanges and Cooperation; African Affairs and China-Africa Relations as well as Cooperation in International Affairs and BRICS related issues. On the 8 June 2015, I and honourable Miao We, the Minister of Industry and Information Technology of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Victim of Bogus Facebook AccountIn the bogus letter, the fraudsters are requesting people with "capabilities to
Minister Victim of Bogus Facebook Account
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
In the bogus letter, the fraudsters are requesting people with "capabilities to carry out developmental projects" in the BRICS and SADC coalitions. You are welcome. Fortunately, we are presently working tirelessly as a Sovereign State and also,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Must Use New Bank to Bridge $100 Billion Infrastructure Gapa significant barrier to economic growth and development. If the recently-esta
Africa Must Use New Bank to Bridge $100 Billion Infrastructure Gap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
a significant barrier to economic growth and development. If the recently-established New Development Bank (NDB) of the BRICS grouping of countries--Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa--is contribute towards closing this gap and... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Banks urged not to violate human rightsAsia, Europe and the Americas as well as newer institutions such as the Asian I
Banks urged not to violate human rights
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
Asia, Europe and the Americas as well as newer institutions such as the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and the BRICS New Development Bank. 'International Financial Institutions (IFIs) should also ensure that their activities do not... Read more
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dna
No cut throat completion between India, China in Africa: Mediaalso benefit from such moves," it said adding China and India have important co
No cut throat completion between India, China in Africa: Media
dna / Posted 11 days ago
also benefit from such moves," it said adding China and India have important common interests in Africa. As members of the BRICS mechanism, China, India and South Africa have been keenly pursuing economic cooperation and reconstructing global... Read more
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The Economic Times
No cut throat rivalry between India, China in Africa: Mediaalso benefit from such moves," it said adding China and India have important co
No cut throat rivalry between India, China in Africa: Media
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
also benefit from such moves," it said adding China and India have important common interests in Africa. As members of the BRICS mechanism, China, India and South Africa have been keenly pursuing economic cooperation and reconstructing global... Read more
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