South Africa hosts 10th edition of BRICS Summit 2018
South Africa is hosting the 10th edition of BRICS Summit 2018 in Johannesburg on July 25 with theme “BRICS in Africa – collaboration for inclusive growth and shared prosperity in the 4th industrial revolution”. In it, the heads of the five BRICS nations viz. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa are participating. They are expected to deliberate on global hot-spot issues, international peace and security, global governance and trade issues among others. The five BRICS countries account for 26% of the world’s landmass and are home to 43% of the world’s population. The bloc is composed of emerging markets and the developing world.
Category: Summits and Conferences
Topics: 10th BRICS summit • 4th BRICS summit • BRIC • BRICS • Emerging market • Foreign relations • Foreign relations of Brazil • Foreign relations of China • Foreign relations of India • International Relations • Politics by country