BRICS nations

Russia may reduce US diplomatic personnel by 155: Vladimir Putin

On Saturday Russia was forced to vacate its consulate in San Francisco and two diplomatic buildings in New York and Washington after the US ordered the move, the latest twist in a lengthy feud. 

Sep 05, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
Amid Dokalam standoff, Doval calls on President Xi along with other BRICS NSAs

Amid Dokalam standoff, Doval calls on President Xi along with other BRICS NSAs

The meeting comes amid a standoff between China and India in Doklam area in the Sikkim sector.

Jul 28, 2017, 16:41 PM IST
No 'good' or 'bad' terrorists, as all are criminals: India to BRICS

No 'good' or 'bad' terrorists, as all are criminals: India to BRICS

Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd) VK Singh is representing India at the meeting of the foreign ministers of the five-nation bloc. 

Jun 19, 2017, 20:00 PM IST
BRICS nations condemn terror attacks on India

BRICS nations condemn terror attacks on India

"We strongly condemn the recent several attacks, against some BRICS countries, including that in India," the BRICS Goa Declaration said.

Oct 16, 2016, 19:45 PM IST
Goa bans drones, unscheduled flights near BRICS summit venue

Goa bans drones, unscheduled flights near BRICS summit venue

All unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) or drones, para and sports gliding, hot air ballooning have been banned up to 100 km from the main venue of the BRICS summit by the South Goa district administration from October 14, a government spokesperson said on Wednesday.

Oct 12, 2016, 22:52 PM IST
India seeks BRICS' cooperation to meet shortfall of pulses

India seeks BRICS' cooperation to meet shortfall of pulses

Faced with shortage in production of pulses and oilseeds, India on Friday sought cooperation from BRICS nations to meet the domestic demand.

 

Sep 23, 2016, 13:47 PM IST
Arun Jaitley pitches for BRICS arbitration platform

Arun Jaitley pitches for BRICS arbitration platform

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday made out a strong case for BRICS nations developing their own arbitration mechanism to cut reliance on redressal centres in developed nations whose awards at times tend to be loaded against developing countries.

Aug 27, 2016, 20:35 PM IST

'Super rich in emerging economies prefer 2nd home abroad'

UHNW individuals are defined as those with at least USD 30 million (about Rs 200 crore) in assets.

Aug 13, 2015, 17:53 PM IST

No shareholding restrictions on BRICS Bank loans: Kamath

"Our aim will be that we do not see only from the point of view of the lenders, but also from the point of view of the borrowers," Kamath told PTI in an interview.

Jul 12, 2015, 17:02 PM IST
Exim Bank, BRICS member development banks ink MoU with NDB

Exim Bank, BRICS member development banks ink MoU with NDB

Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) on Friday said it has signed a multilateral agreement to cooperate with New Development Bank (NDB) along with other member development banks of BRICS nations.

Jul 10, 2015, 15:32 PM IST
BRICS bank to start lending in local currency by April: Kamath

BRICS bank to start lending in local currency by April: Kamath

The New Development Bank (NDB), set up by five BRICS nations including India, will start lending in local currency by April next year and member countries will primarily be the focus of credit facility, its chief and eminent banker K V Kamath said here on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 12:26 PM IST

BRICS bank to be operational by end of 2015: South Africa

The emerging market BRICS nations will have their own development bank by the end of the year, South Africa said Friday.

Jun 27, 2015, 03:48 AM IST

No plans to turn BRICS into military alliance: Russia

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Wednesday that there was no plan to turn the BRICS grouping into a military alliance.

May 28, 2015, 00:13 AM IST

KV Kamath to take over as BRICS Bank chief in 10 days: Govt

Eminent banker K V Kamath will take over as the first president of USD 100 billion BRICS bank in next 10 days after he resigns from various board positions he holds, Finance Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said Thursday.

May 14, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

'India's investment climate better than other BRICS nations'

Though India has a better investment climate among BRICS nations, its regulatory and tax system-related challenges are impacting immediate investment plans, a survey found.

Apr 19, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

India cuts exposure to US govt securities at $77.5 bn in Oct

Apart from India, other BRICS nations -- Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa -- cut down their holdings of American government securities.

Dec 21, 2014, 13:23 PM IST

As money leaves Russian stocks, China, other BRICS benefit

With the threat of further Western economic sanctions hanging over Russia, foreign investors are deserting Moscow`s equity markets and funnelling cash into other BRICS states, with China a standout beneficiary.

Aug 13, 2014, 00:16 AM IST

BRICS to create development bank, `mini-IMF`

Leaders of the BRICS group of emerging powers meet Tuesday to launch a new development bank and a reserve fund seen as counterweights to Western-led financial institutions.

Jul 15, 2014, 15:12 PM IST

BRICS nations commit to refrain from protectionist measures

BRICS nations, including India, on Tuesday expressed commitment to refrain from taking any protectionist measures and improve policy coordination to enhance trade and investment.

Jul 15, 2014, 14:04 PM IST

Negotiations to launch new BRICS bank hit snag: Source

Negotiations have stalled for now on a dispute between China, India and South Africa over who will host the bank.

Jul 15, 2014, 09:41 AM IST