South Africa’s representative in the BRICS group of emerging economies, Anil Sooklal, has stated that Iran, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, and Ethiopia will join the bloc on January 1, 2024.
–Reports have emerged that the BRICS economic alliance is considering a new global payment system for international trade that would be an alternative to the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT).
Iran’s Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf wrapped up his two-day trip to Johannesburg on Friday after attending the 9th BRICS parliamentary forum in the South African city.
August 24 saw BRICS adopted Iran together with five other countries as new members defying Western rhetoric and discourse weakening the mechanism. The historic enlargement of BRICS will create new momentum for the mechanism itself and will enhance global efforts resisting hegemony and unilateralism.
The emerging BRICS economic bloc has launched the biggest expansion in its history as Argentina, Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates have been invited to join.
The Chinese ambassador to Iran believes that by welcoming new members like Iran, the BRICS association of powerful developing countries could present a bright future for multilateral cooperation.
CAPE Town, South Africa– “The Islamic Republic of Iran, along with other like-minded and interested countries, can be a reliable partner for BRICS in future,” Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian told the Friends of BRICS Foreign Ministers Meeting in Cape Town, South Africa, on Friday.
TEHRAN (Iran News) – The creation of G20 confirmed that G7 can no longer solve important issues, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told the Raisina dialogue 2020 conference in New Delhi on Wednesday. “The creation of G20 was the recognition that G7 cannot anymore decide any issue of any significance,” Lavrov said. “And G20 which […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov has said that Moscow is trying to offer its Persian Gulf security doctrine within the framework of a completely internationally-accepted document till the end of 2019, the Persian language service of the Sputnik news agency reported on Wednesday. “Then, entire officials from related countries including […]
Leaders of the BRICS emerging economies — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — will meet in Johannesburg this week, with the threat of a worsening global trade war topping the agenda. US President Donald Trump’s hardening stance has compounded fears of an all-out trade war after he slapped levies on goods from China […]