BRICS Commit to Development Bank


Brics countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - are working towards forming a Development Bank that would offer resources to emerging economies and developing countries.

The fourth BRICS meeting in India.

  • Africa:  Laying the Brics of Development

    ThinkAfricaPress, 13 September 2012

    The BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - hope to reinforce their alliance by establishing a joint development bank. read more »

  • South Africa:  Govt Pushing for Brics Development Bank

    BuaNews, 26 April 2012

    South Africa says as host of the next BRICS summit next year, it has a duty to ensure that the grouping realises its dream of a Development Bank. read more »

  • South Africa:  BRICS Leaders Commit to Forming Development Bank

    BuaNews, 29 March 2012

    Recognising the pressing need for enhancing the flow of development finance, leaders of the five-nation Brics bloc have directed their finance ministers to work towards forming a ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Brics Development Bank One Step Closer

    SouthAfrica.info, 29 March 2012

    The BRICS grouping of influential emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - have taken another step towards establishing a development bank that could ... read more »

  • Africa:  BRICS Increasingly Pivotal Role in the Continent

    The Independent, 11 April 2012

    On Mar. 29, the fourth annual BRICS summit began. The conference was attended by the heads of the five member states: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of India, President Dilma ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Fourth Brics Summit - Delhi Declaration

    Southern African News Features, 2 April 2012

    New Delhi, March 29, 2012 read more »

  • South Africa:  Zuma Welcomes BRICS Declaration

    BuaNews, 29 March 2012

    President Jacob Zuma has welcomed the Delhi Declaration issued by leaders of Brics (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa), saying it will invigorate their collective ... read more »

  • South Africa:  China Praises Country's BRICS Contribution

    SouthAfrica.info, 28 March 2012

    Chinese President Hu Jintao has praised South Africa's membership of the BRICS group of influential emerging nations, describing the grouping as a champion of the interests of ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Country Strengthens Its African Position At Brics

    BuaNews, 28 March 2012

    President Jacob Zuma has arrived in New Delhi, where he is leading a South African delegation to the fourth Brics Summit, which kicks off today. read more »

  • South Africa:  BRICS Summit 'Growing in Stature'

    SouthAfrica.info, 26 March 2012

    The fourth annual summit of the BRICS grouping of powerful emerging economies takes place in New Delhi, India this week. read more »

  • South Africa:  Local Team Set for Brics Summit

    SouthAfrica.info, 26 March 2012

    President Jacob Zuma will lead a high-powered South African delegation to the fourth BRICS summit in New Delhi, India this week - the second summit South Africa will be attending ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Local Companies Headed to Brics Forum

    BuaNews, 26 March 2012

    Business Unity South Africa (BUSA) has confirmed that it will be sending a delegation of over 50 companies to South Africa's second BRICS Business Forum in New Delhi, India, which ... read more »

  • South Africa:  IFP's Open Letter to Zuma - BRICS Summit Cannot Endorse Human Rights Violations

    Inkatha Freedom Party, 23 March 2012

    Today, IFP MP Mario GR Oriani-Ambrosini has written an open letter to President Zuma calling on him to raise his voice to avoid the BRICS summit implicitly endorsing human rights ... read more »

  • South Africa:  Zuma to Bolster Relations On Visit to Asia

    BuaNews, 23 March 2012

    President Jacob Zuma will travel to Asia next week for two crucial meetings - one focusing on security and the other on consolidating South Africa's trade interests. read more »

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