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BRICS leaders hold informal meeting on creating closer ties

BRICS is a group of five major emerging national economies - namely Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. At an informal meeting in the...

10th BRICS Summit was a success-South African government

The South African government has described the 10th summit of the world's leading emerging markets of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS),...

Opinion: Does the influence of BRICS’ cooperation model go beyond...

  by  Dr. Francis Onditi, Ph.D The BRICS union of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa has been described as an association with tangible, diverse and complex...

South Africa opens door to future Russian nuclear power deal

South Africa cannot afford large-scale expansion of its nuclear power capacity but would still be open to future deals with Russia, a senior ruling...

BRICS Summit 2018:Leaders sign Johannesburg declaration

The second day of the BRICS Summit 2018 got off to a smooth start with President Cyril Ramaphosa delivering an address to the delegates...

BRICS Summit 2018: BRICS business forum opens in Johannesburg

The BRICS summit has officially kicked off at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg with delegates streaming in at the centre from different regions....

Africa-India trade records tenfold growth

  Trade between Africa and India rose more than 10-fold between 2001 and 2014, making India Africa’s fourth-largest national trading partner, according to a new...

BRICS Summit 2018:10th BRICS summit kicks off on Wednesday

More than 1000 delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) will gather at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg tomorrow, Wednesday, 25 July...

BRICS bank to boost South African loans by as much as...

The New Development Bank plans to lend as much as $600 million more in South Africa this year in an effort to spread funding more evenly...

Second edition of BRICS Games kicks off in Johannesburg

On the sidelines of the BRICS Summit in the South African city of Johannesburg, the 2018 BRICS Games are also taking place. Teams from the...

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Protesters clash with Sudan police in latest anti-Bashir unrest

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Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters marching towards the presidential palace in Khartoum on Thursday, as demonstrations demanding President Omar al-Bashir’s...

UN expert urges Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting to fight climate change

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A hydrology expert with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday urged Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting in order to...

Police recover and detonate explosive left behind at Dusit D2 complex

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Kenyan bomb disposal experts on Thursday located then destroyed an explosive left over from the extremist attack on a Nairobi luxury hotel complex in...

Consumer goods company Unilever invests $12.2 million in Ghana plants

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Consumer goods company Unilever Ghana has invested GH¢60million in new infrastructure and factory plants as part of plans to improve its offering to the...

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

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A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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