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NYDA to work with BRICS bank for youth opportunities

9 July, 2018

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) will work closely with the BRICS New Development Bank in rolling out programmes that will benefit young people, says NYDA Chairperson Sifiso Mtsweni.

Source: https://www.sanews.gov.za

[ANALYSIS] How to judge the success of the BRICS summit

9 July, 2018

The 10th BRICS summit to be hosted by South Africa is going to be closely watched. It comes at a time when extraordinary global political and economic challenges are facing the world.

The BRICS bloc is made up of 5 of the leading countries in the global South - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.

Source: EWN

SA is looking ahead to the 10th BRICS Summit

9 July, 2018

CAPE TOWN - Pushing investment and inclusive economic growth will be high on the agenda as the nine established Working Groups of the BRICS Business Council facilitate interaction among powerful heads of state, captains of business and innovators at the 10th BRICS Summit on July 25 to 27, 2018.

Source: https://www.iol.co.za/capetimes/news/media-can-be-part-of-brics-journey-15904923

BRICS members slam Trump’s knee-jerk economic policies

6 July, 2018

In an apparent rebuke of US President Donald Trump, trade ministers from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) meeting here have reaffirmed their commitment to a multilateral trading system as a tool to promote greater inclusivity.

Source: APA-Magaliesburg (South Africa)

South Africa: North West on BRICS Outreach Programme

6 July, 2018

Leaders who addressed the North West BRICS outreach programme have called on young people in the province to unleash their potential and take advantage of opportunities that are presented to them by the fourth industrial revolution.

Source: https://allafrica.com

BRICS commits to multilaterism

5 July, 2018

BRICS Trade Ministers have affirmed their commitment to a multilateral trading system as a tool to promote greater inclusivity.

Source: https://www.sanews.gov.za/south-africa/brics-commits-multilaterism

Minister Pandor hopes the BRICS conference will enhance opportunities for SA

5 July, 2018

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor is set to host the Brics Network University Conference at Stellenbosch University starting on Thursday.

Speaking to CapeTalk's Africa Melane, Pandor says she hopes to enhance postgraduate opportunities for South African students in BRICS countries.

Source: Cape Talk567AM

Members share experiences to enhance cooperation

5 July, 2018

The BRICS Governance Seminar has come to an end in Johannesburg, after member states shared experiences aimed at enhancing cooperation and governance.

With the world facing unprecedented change, there is high expectation that the BRICS countries will play a greater role in the global economy in the future.

Source: CGTN Africa

South African minister praises BRICS members’ achievements

5 July, 2018

South Africa’s Public Affairs Minister Ayanda Dlodlo has hailed the BRICS association, saying that in spite of cynicism from the West, the body has surpassed expectations.

The group of emerging economies has been the subject of much speculation since its creation.

Source: CGTN Africa

BRICS summit focus on youth entrepreneurship

5 July, 2018

  

THE Brics Summit kicked off on Thursday at the East London International Convention Centre, (ICC), where delegates from various businesses and municipalities met for information sharing sessions.

Source: GOexpress

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