Tag: 10th BRICS Summit

Brics health ministers pledge to improve health systems

South African Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi, hosted the Health Ministers BRICS meeting where they discussed various issues pertaining to the improvement of each country’s health systems. For more CNBC Africa caught up with the minister on the side-lines of the 10th Brics summit 2018.

SADC plans to team up with Brics on infrastructure

On the side-lines of the 10th Brics summit 2018 CNBC Africa spoke to Executive Secretary of SADC Stergomena Lawrence, on how SADC can collaborate with Brics on industrialisation and infrastructure development.

Brics in dire need of bold action to drive trade deals – Expert

CNBC Africa spoke to Xhanti Payi, Economist &Director, Nascence Advisory & Research about the Chinese President Xi Jinping’s speech and on issues that 10th Brics summit 2018 needs to address.

Brics Business Council’s Onkar Kanwar optimistic about summit

As the leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa gather in Johannesburg for their annual meeting, the issue of trade protectionism is set to dominate talks amid Trump's proposed tariffs on the European Union and Beijing. CNBC Africa's Lubabalo Mashiqana spoke to Onkar Kanwar, Head of Brics Business Council, India.

China plans to invest $14.7 billion in South Africa, what you need to know

PRETORIA (Reuters) - China would invest $14.7 billion in South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday after talks between the two countries, news that sent the rand one percent firmer. Speaking at...

Why BRICS bank is loaning South Africa and China $300 million each

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - The New Development Bank, set up by the BRICS group of emerging economies, has approved loans of $300 million for energy projects in South Africa and $300 million for...