BRICS countries

Four documents inked to boost commercial ties among BRICS nations

Four documents inked to boost commercial ties among BRICS nations

According to IMF's estimates, BRICS countries generated 22.53 per cent of the world GDP in 2015 and has contributed more than 50 per cent of the world economic growth during the last 10 years.

Sep 04, 2017, 19:33 PM IST
BRICS account for 47% of global online retail sales

BRICS account for 47% of global online retail sales

BRICS countries account for 47 percent of the global online retail sales surpassing $876 billion in 2016, a new study revealed on Thursday.

Aug 31, 2017, 10:53 AM IST

BRICS countries' NDB to double lending every year; staff count to increase: Kamath

BRICS countries' National Development Bank expects its lending to double every year over the next 2-3 years and is looking at leveraging its USD 10 billion capital in first 6-7 years, NDB President K V Kamath has said.

 

Jan 23, 2017, 18:14 PM IST
Goa BRICS summit challenges are like old wine in new bottle

Goa BRICS summit challenges are like old wine in new bottle

Zee Media Bureau

Oct 15, 2016, 17:40 PM IST
Urjit Patel warns of risks from Brexit, US elections

Urjit Patel warns of risks from Brexit, US elections

India and fellow BRICS countries need to be prepared to confront potential "political risk" events such as Britain`s exit from the European Union and the U.S. presidential elections, Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel warned on Thursday.

Oct 13, 2016, 16:47 PM IST

Cabinet approves MoU between Exim Bank, New Development Bank

The Union Cabinet here on Thursday approved the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between New Development Bank (NDB) and Export Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) for general cooperation through the BRICS Interbank Cooperation Mechanism, an official statement said.

Oct 13, 2016, 14:30 PM IST
Services, trade-barriers to figure in BRICS Trade Ministers meet

Services, trade-barriers to figure in BRICS Trade Ministers meet

Non-tariff barriers, ways to promote services sector and cooperation in intellectual property rights (IPRs) are the key issues to be discussed in the meeting of trade ministers of BRICS on October 13 here.

Sep 11, 2016, 11:49 AM IST
BRICS Employment Working Group to meet on July 27-28

BRICS Employment Working Group to meet on July 27-28

The BRICS Employment Working Group's first two-day meet will begin on July 27 in Hyderabad with focus on shaping the agenda for labour and employment in these emerging economies.

Jul 25, 2016, 20:47 PM IST