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
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
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.
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)
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
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
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 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
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
South Africa might be a small country relative to its BRICS partners, Russia, China, Brazil and India, but it punches well above its weight - and can do so much better if it channels more of its focus to collaborating with other emerging economies.Source: Business Report