Visit ArabTopics.com

The BRICS Post

The BRICS Post - 2019-12-10 - Original post - cached version

Eskom instituted an unprecedented Stage 6 loadshedding schedule on Monday


Eskom’s Arnot power station [Courtesy: Eskom]

State-owned electricity utility Eskom had to institute a Stage 6 loadshedding schedule, which meant...

The BRICS Post - 2019-12-06 - Original post - cached version

Previous experiences of post-war reconstruction (PWR) inform us that it will always fall short of the expectations of donors and recipients alike. There is not one experience of such reconstruction where things went according to plan.

Experts and writers have to go all the way back to...

The BRICS Post - 2019-12-06 - Original post - cached version

Technical assistance for projects in India and Russia


BRICS leaders attend the NDB Summit in Brasilia on November 14, 2019 [NDB]

 

The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) has moved into technical assistance similar to...

The BRICS Post - 2019-11-25 - Original post - cached version

Bank can issue RUB 100 billion bonds with a maximum tenor of 20 years


The first president of the New Development Bank K. V. Kamath speaks at the 2nd annual meet of the new lender in New Delhi on April 1 2017 [Image:...

The BRICS Post - 2019-11-16 - Original post - cached version

Fifty-two boardroom pitches from 25 countries secured investments worth $40.1 billion.


The AIF focused on projects and advancing deals spanning several sectors, including Energy, Infrastructure, Transport and Utilities, Industry...

The BRICS Post - 2019-11-14 - Original post - cached version

“Without the free movement of people, there can be no free movement of goods” – Jean-Guy Afrika


South African recently hosted tourism exhibitors from 23 African countries [PREUSS]

The African Development Bank (...

The BRICS Post - 2019-11-12 - Original post - cached version

Africa’s GDP can quadruple by 2040, but with only a 50% rise in energy demand


A new dawn in energy resilience may come to Africa if there is a sizable move to renewable energy

 

Africa has the potential to expand...

The BRICS Post - 2019-10-29 - Original post - cached version

Will prevent marine poaching and mitigate fire risk


AIS Data spread for SDR payload. Photo Credit: Amaya Space

A constellation of South African nanosatellites will be put in orbit next year to monitor shipping to prevent...

The BRICS Post - 2019-09-26 - Original post - cached version

“The South African government sees the success of the transaction, believed to be the largest ever out of Sub-Saharan Africa, as an expression of investor confidence in the country’s sound macro-economic policy framework and prudent fiscal management.”


...
The BRICS Post - 2019-09-17 - Original post - cached version

Loans are for projects in India, Russia and South Africa


The first president of the New Development Bank K. V. Kamath speaks at the 2nd annual meet of the new lender in New Delhi on April 1 2017 [Image: BRICS Business...

The BRICS Post - 2019-09-09 - Original post - cached version

“South Africa does not do boring”: World Economic Forum participant


“We must ensure that our citizens are prepared, and, if necessary, that they are shielded from any adverse consequences. Our response must be...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-30 - Original post - cached version

The public have until September 15 to comment


The National Treasury building in Pretoria [PREUSS]

The National Treasury’s growth strategy entitled ‘Economic Transformation, Inclusive Growth and Competitiveness...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-28 - Original post - cached version

Despite their differences over Syria, Russia and Turkey are cementing closer ties built on a boost in trade and advanced weapons deals.


Putin and Erdogan discuss arms sales at the nternational Aviation and Space Salon (...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-21 - Original post - cached version


File photo of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (2nd from right) with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Sochi, Russia, and Foreign Minister Zarif (3rd from left) [PPIO]

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-20 - Original post - cached version

The BRICS New Development Bank is also rated AA+ by Fitch and S&P Ratings


The first president of the New Development Bank K. V. Kamath speaks at the 2nd annual meet of the new lender in New Delhi in April 2017. In...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-11 - Original post - cached version

The municipal government of Jiangsu Province in eastern China announced today that it had reached an agreement with the US-based Ford Motor company to establish a research and development (R&D) center in the capital Nanjing.

In addition to the R&D center, Ford will also set up a...

The BRICS Post - 2019-08-11 - Original post - cached version

“One small step for Minergy, one giant leap for Botswana’s coal industry,” says Minergy CEO Morne du Plessis.


A Minergy pit in the country’s southeast. Botswana is entering the coal market in a big way, analysts predict [...

The BRICS Post - 2019-07-22 - Original post - cached version


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called the launch of the moon lander a source of national pride [ISRO]

Just two days after the world celebrated the 50th anniversary of humans first setting foot on the moon, India...

The BRICS Post - 2019-07-12 - Original post - cached version


With a range of 400 kilometers, S-400 Triumf is designed to shield from air strikes, strategic, cruise, tactical and operating tactical ballistic missiles and medium-range ballistic missiles [Russian MoD]

In a move that...

The BRICS Post - 2019-06-29 - Original post - cached version


The BRICS leader agreed that global trade and cooperation is threatened by protectionist measures [PPIO]

Leaders of the BRICS nations – Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa – met ahead of the G20 summit in...

The BRICS Post - 2019-06-25 - Original post - cached version

Ramaphosa sets five goals to be achieved in next decade


Ramaphosa announced that R230 billion in fiscal support would be directed to debt-laden power utility Eskom over the coming ten years [GCIS]

South African...

The BRICS Post - 2019-06-06 - Original post - cached version

Domestic final demand, which excludes the change in inventories and foreign trade, is more stable

The South African economy, if measured from the expenditure side, swung from a 1.6% quarter-on-quarter (q/q) seasonally adjusted annualized (saa) expansion in the fourth quarter 2018...

The BRICS Post - 2019-06-02 - Original post - cached version

Streamlined cabinet aimed at reviving economic growth 

Economists welcomed the new South African cabinet with cautious optimism as the mood has swung from “Ramaphoria” in December 2017, when Cyril Ramaphosa won the leadership of the African National Congress, to “Cystopia” in mid-...

The BRICS Post - 2019-05-13 - Original post - cached version

But down on 2014 national elections


A record 26.8 million South Africans were registered to vote in this election, but there were a further 7 million who were eligible to vote, but did not register [PREUSS]

The...

The BRICS Post - 2019-05-06 - Original post - cached version

Indaba was shifted one week earlier due to May 8 election


“This industry must be positioned as a key empowering sector of the economy whose
power we should unleash and use to change the lives of people in our urban...

The BRICS Post - 2019-04-30 - Original post - cached version

The 30-member body will guide government policy


Ramaphosa wants the commission members to be from different sectors of society and reflect a balance in gender, youth, labour and business [PPIO]

The euphoria that...

The BRICS Post - 2019-04-25 - Original post - cached version

If China builds it, will they still come?

If China builds it, they will likely come, but with conditions … it, being the Silk Road economic initiative, and they, being countries of the European heartland.


Russia...

The BRICS Post - 2019-04-11 - Original post - cached version


Michel Temer entered the presidency vowing to slash spending but he ended his presidency having failed to push pension reforms through Brazil’s Congress [PPIO]

Despite severe criticism in Brazil against the...

The BRICS Post - 2019-04-02 - Original post - cached version


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a bilateral summit in Goa, India on 15 October 2016 [PPIO]

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov received Foreign Secretary of India...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-29 - Original post - cached version

Russia has dismissed US warnings for countries to stop supporting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.


Maduro visited Russia and met with Putin in December 2018 [PPIO]

On Friday, US National Security Adviser John...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-23 - Original post - cached version


Chinese President Xi Jinping has been seeking to expand the number of countries joining the Silk Road [Archive]

China has hailed the beginning of a new era in ties with Italy following President Xi Jinping’s visit to...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-15 - Original post - cached version


A screen grab of the entrance to one of the mosques from the livestream’s first few seconds of the Christchurch, NZ massacre of Muslims

 
The mass murder of Muslims in two Christchurch, New Zealand mosques today...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-12 - Original post - cached version


Russian and Chinese Presidents Vladimir Putin and Xi Jinping at the Kremlin, Russia on 4 July 2017. The Silk Road runs through parts of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and aligns with Russia’s strategic interests [...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-08 - Original post - cached version


Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on 14 May 2017 [PPIO]

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has confirmed that President Xi Jinping will visit Russia and meet President Vladimir...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-06 - Original post - cached version

Final sales grew 10.7 per cent in fourth quarter as net exports add 8.7 percentage points to GDP growth

The South African economy reaped the benefits of a weaker rand as real final sales, which is gross domestic product (GDP) less the change in inventories, grew by 10.7 per cent...

The BRICS Post - 2019-03-01 - Original post - cached version

With a range of 400 kilometers, S-400 Triumf is designed to shield from air strikes, strategic, cruise, tactical and operating tactical ballistic missiles and medium-range ballistic missiles [Russian MoD]

 

Turkish media...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-22 - Original post - cached version

Will a possible trade agreement with China boost global markets?

 
With less than a week to go before the deadline for China and the US to avert an escalation in their ongoing trade disputes, negotiators from both sides...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-21 - Original post - cached version

“This is a Budget that plants a seed for renewal and growth.” Tito Mboweni


Should Ramaphosa establish a Growth Commission? [GCIS]

In his maiden budget in February 2019, Tito Titus Mboweni, the current Minister of...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-15 - Original post - cached version


The presidents of Iran, Russia and Turkey have met several times in a bid to preserve Syrian sovereignty [PPIO]

The leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey have signed a 17-point final communique outlining their trilateral...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-11 - Original post - cached version

Greater regulatory certainty has unleashed the “animal spirits”.


An example of this move from inaction to action is the decision by diamond mining giant De Beers to restart exploration after a two year hiatus, caused by the unilateral imposition by the South African government of...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-04 - Original post - cached version

Exxaro will spend R20bn to expand coal production by 19.8 Mtpa


Courtesy of Exxaro

Exxaro executive head of coal Dr Nombasa Tsengwa told the 14th Annual Southern African Coal Conference that Exxaro will be spending R20bn...

The BRICS Post - 2019-02-01 - Original post - cached version


The Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering his keynote speech, at the plenary session of the World Economic Forum, in Davos on January 23, 2018 [PMO, India]

India’s National Sample Survey Office (NSSO) has not yet been...

The BRICS Post - 2019-01-27 - Original post - cached version

With only weeks to go to Brexit’s target date, there is deadlock in the British parliament, recriminations on both sides, and, writes Russell Merryman, a growing realisation that what was promised might be impossible to deliver.


...
The BRICS Post - 2019-01-25 - Original post - cached version

Provincial rates show large dispersion between 5.3 per cent and 3.6 per cent


Inflation rates were highest in areas of South Africa most affected by years of drought [PREUSS]

The annual average South African...

The BRICS Post - 2019-01-18 - Original post - cached version

US stocks appear to have erased the December doldrums on news of a possible trade agreement with China

Investors appear to have welcomed a report which says that the US is considering at least a partial lift of tariffs on...

The BRICS Post - 2019-01-07 - Original post - cached version


Indian Prime Minister Modi and Russian President Putin shake hands before a bilateral meet in Xiamen, China on 4 September 2017 [PPIO]

Russian President Vladimir Putin has extended an invitation to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend the...

The BRICS Post - 2019-01-07 - Original post - cached version

Both President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping have signaled they are willing to reach a deal to resolve trade conflict

Two days of trade talks between China and the US kicked off in Bejing on Monday as both sides sought to narrow the divide...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-31 - Original post - cached version


China has warned the US not to adapt protectionist measures to global trade [Image: Archives]

Chinese industrial profits have dropped for the first time in three years, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).

The NBS also said...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-24 - Original post - cached version

Deals worth $32.6 billion announced


After the success of the IATF, Egypt will next host a meeting with BRICS countries [PREUSS]

 
The inaugural Intra-Africa Trade Fair (IATF) held in Cairo from 11 to 17 December exceeded the targets set by the...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-19 - Original post - cached version

South African Trade Minister Rob Davies punts Intra-Africa Trade


Cairo, Egypt hosted the first-ever Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) from December 11 to 17, 2018 [PREUSS]

The prospect of accessing a market of 1.2 billion people with a consumer...

Pages

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 next› last»

Dear friends of this aggregator

  • Yes, I intentionally removed Newsbud from the aggregator on Mar 22.
  • Newsbud did not block the aggregator, although their editor blocked me on twitter after a comment I made to her
  • As far as I know, the only site that blocks this aggregator is Global Research. I have no idea why!!
  • Please stop recommending Newsbud and Global Research to be added to the aggregator.

Support this site

News Sources

Source Items
WWI Hidden History 51
Grayzone Project 265
Pass Blue 265
Dilyana Gaytandzhieva 16
John Pilger 420
The Real News 367
Scrutinised Minds 29
Need To Know News 2861
FEE 4954
Marine Le Pen 391
Francois Asselineau 25
Opassande 53
HAX on 5July 220
Henrik Alexandersson 1041
Mohamed Omar 393
Professors Blog 10
Arg Blatte Talar 40
Angry Foreigner 18
Fritte Fritzson 12
Teologiska rummet 32
Filosofiska rummet 121
Vetenskapsradion Historia 169
Snedtänkt (Kalle Lind) 233
Les Crises 3111
Richard Falk 185
Ian Sinclair 115
SpinWatch 61
Counter Currents 10491
Kafila 518
Gail Malone 42
Transnational Foundation 221
Rick Falkvinge 95
The Duran 10230
Vanessa Beeley 158
Nina Kouprianova 9
MintPress 5740
Paul Craig Roberts 2088
News Junkie Post 58
Nomi Prins 27
Kurt Nimmo 191
Strategic Culture 5303
Sir Ken Robinson 25
Stephan Kinsella 104
Liberty Blitzkrieg 865
Sami Bedouin 65
Consortium News 2685
21 Century Wire 3760
Burning Blogger 324
Stephen Gowans 94
David D. Friedman 157
Anarchist Standard 16
The BRICS Post 1527
Tom Dispatch 563
Levant Report 18
The Saker 4594
The Barnes Review 544
John Friend 503
Psyche Truth 160
Jonathan Cook 162
New Eastern Outlook 4379
School Sucks Project 1785
Giza Death Star 2016
Andrew Gavin Marshall 15
Red Ice Radio 631
GMWatch 2441
Robert Faurisson 150
Espionage History Archive 34
Jay's Analysis 1053
Le 4ème singe 90
Jacob Cohen 213
Agora Vox 17065
Cercle Des Volontaires 443
Panamza 2330
Fairewinds 117
Project Censored 1020
Spy Culture 577
Conspiracy Archive 78
Crystal Clark 11
Timothy Kelly 596
PINAC 1482
The Conscious Resistance 888
Independent Science News 83
The Anti Media 6794
Positive News 820
Brandon Martinez 30
Steven Chovanec 61
Lionel 300
The Mind renewed 449
Natural Society 2621
Yanis Varoufakis 1047
Tragedy & Hope 122
Dr. Tim Ball 114
Web of Debt 151
Porkins Policy Review 441
Conspiracy Watch 174
Eva Bartlett 621
Libyan War Truth 341
DeadLine Live 1916
Kevin Ryan 64
BSNEWS 2090
Aaron Franz 248
Traces of Reality 166
Revelations Radio News 121
Dr. Bruce Levine 151
Peter B Collins 1660
Faux Capitalism 205
Dissident Voice 11223
Climate Audit 226
Donna Laframboise 467
Judith Curry 1149
Geneva Business Insider 40
Media Monarchy 2516
Syria Report 78
Human Rights Investigation 93
Intifada (Voice of Palestine) 1685
Down With Tyranny 12563
Laura Wells Solutions 46
Video Rebel's Blog 446
Revisionist Review 485
Aletho News 21414
ضد العولمة 27
Penny for your thoughts 3141
Northerntruthseeker 2525
كساريات 37
Color Revolutions and Geopolitics 27
Stop Nato 4763
AntiWar.com Blog 3209
AntiWar.com Original Content 7242
Corbett Report 2472
Stop Imperialism 491
Land Destroyer 1244
Webster Tarpley Website 1127

Compiled Feeds

Public Lists

Title Visibility
Funny Public