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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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Run-off poll likely in Madagascar as results continue to trickle in

10 hours ago
Madagascans will likely head back to the ballot to elect their new president, as preliminary results from 70 percent of the polling stations indicate...

Kenya lauds China for upholding ban on rhino, tiger parts sale

11 hours ago
Kenya has lauded China’s decision to reverse its earlier decision to lift a 25-year ban on trade in tiger and rhino parts. China eased the...

UN Security Council lifts arms embargo, targeted sanctions on Eritrea

12 hours ago
The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday lifted sanctions on Eritrea following a historic peace deal with Ethiopia and improved relations with Djibouti. The Security...

Land reforms won’t violate constitution, President Ramaphosa assures

12 hours ago
The land reforms in South Africa will not violate the country’s constitution, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday. Ramaphosa made the remarks while addressing the...

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

7 days ago
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

1 week ago
  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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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 week ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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