Visit ArabTopics.com

The BRICS Post

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 have indicated that they have...

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 Finance, said he was planting...

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 approach to stabilizing Syria...

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 over the next five years to...

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 able to publish figures...

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.


Anti-Brexit sentiment...

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 consumer inflation rate of 4.7 per...

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 Chinese products in a bid to...

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...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-13 - Original post - cached version


Meng is also Deputy Chairwoman of the Board at Huawei [Huawei]

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday said that it had taken “coercive measures against two Canadians on suspicion of jeopardizing China’s national security.

The statement came...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-11 - Original post - cached version

As leaders from all around the world gathered to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of a war meant to end all wars, the aftermath of the bloody conflict nevertheless continue to resonate in many parts of the globe today.

Author and researcher Hanief Haider traces some of the...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-07 - Original post - cached version

Actual quarterly growth rate was 2.2% versus consensus forecast of 1.6 per cent, while annual growth was 1.1% versus consensus forecast of 0.5 per cent


The National Treasury building in Pretoria [PREUSS]

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data...

The BRICS Post - 2018-12-02 - Original post - cached version


US President Donald Trump said the G20 Summit was a success for America’s interests [PPIO]

World markets on Sunday may have sighed some relief after news emerged from the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires that China and the US had agreed to put the breaks...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-26 - Original post - cached version


The Russian Navy had just concluded a series of naval drills in the Black Sea [Russian MoD]

Russia says that it has detained in the Black Seathe three Ukrainian naval vesses which illegaly breached its maritime border late Sunday.

The Russian...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-22 - Original post - cached version

Officials on both sides of the Pacific are hoping to tone down trade war rhetoric before the two presidents meet at the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina next week

 
China on Thursday fired off a fresh volley of complaints against recent US...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-19 - Original post - cached version


Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani (left) has told India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the two countries are strategic partners [Image: BRICS2015]

Economic and strategic partners India and Iran are exploring ways to continue their relationship in...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-15 - Original post - cached version


Jair Bolsonaro, right, the president-elect meets with outgoing President Michel Temer [Brazil Gov]

Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro has suffered his first defeat since winning the second round of the national elections last month, and...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-14 - Original post - cached version


Russian President Vladimir Putin says it is dangerous to abandon the treaty and has called for military experts to discuss agreement [PPIO]

Russian President Vladimir Putin has told local media that he is hoping to resume negotiations on the 1987...

The BRICS Post - 2018-11-01 - Original post - cached version


With BRICS espousing multilateralism, a number of African and Asian leaders were invited to Johannesburg [PPIO]

The World Bank Group’s Doing Business report noted that the BRICS economies, Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China and South...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-30 - Original post - cached version

In his maiden Medium Term Budget Policy Statement (MTBPS), Finance Minister Tito Mboweni started his speech with a quote from Charles Dickens’ “A Tale of Two Cities”.


The MTBPS is a central part of fiscal planning and is designed to outline how South Africa...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-23 - Original post - cached version


Bolton met with Putin in Moscow on October 22 and explained the US reasons to withdraw from the nuclear missile treaty [PPIO]

Russian President Vladimir Putin has told US National Security Advisor John Bolton in Moscow that a meeting with President...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-20 - Original post - cached version


There is consensus that Assad’s government would not have likely survived the Islamist extremist attacks had Russia not intervened politically and militarily [PPIO]

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu told the press Saturday that his country’s...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-15 - Original post - cached version

Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo urged the 189 members of the International Monetary Fund to work together to avoid a global economic calamity


IMF Chief Christine Lagarde acknowledged the global imbalances caused by trade and that these may...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-10 - Original post - cached version


Tito Mboweni is being seen as the comeback kid in South Africa [Courtesy: Ministry of Finance]

When Tito Titus Mboweni was announced as the future Governor of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) in July 1998, South Africa’s financial markets...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-09 - 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]

Despite US objections and the threat of...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-06 - Original post - cached version

The general elections in Brazil on October 7 come amid recent upheavals which have resulted in a sharp political divide, with a large portion of the population either defending the idols they see as persecuted, or turning to the right in an attempt to escape the left they see as fully...

The BRICS Post - 2018-10-03 - Original post - cached version

South Africa, a member of the BRICS nations and G20, is a beacon of hope for Africans beyond its borders. Her unique history and the exemplary negotiated political settlement following Apartheid remains one of the most highlighted periods of the end of 20th century.

During this year’s...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-29 - Original post - cached version


Lavrov addressed the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly in New York on September 28 [PPIO]

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has told reporters on the sidelines of the 73rd UN General Assembly in New York that his government has formally...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-26 - Original post - cached version


In 2017, there were some 130 million Chinese tourists traveling all over the world [Archive]

The first commercial air link between China and Israel opened to passenger traffic on Wednesday when Sichuan Airlines inaugurated its first direct 10-hour...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-21 - Original post - cached version


Ramaphosa’s plan focuses on youth, women and small businesses, but was short on detail [GCIS]

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday unveiled his stimulus and recovery plan to boost economic growth after the economy entered a technical...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-18 - Original post - cached version


Netanyahu and Putin, who have met several times this year and enjoy good relations, spoke on the phone to diffuse tensions after the downing of the Russian military aircraft [PPIO]

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Russian President...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-12 - Original post - cached version


The two leaders have met many times to resolve their WWII issues, but differ in approach [PPIO]

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears to have balked at an offer by Russian President Vladimir Putin to sign a peace treaty “without any...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-11 - Original post - cached version


Russia conducted a number of drills in August and early September in the build-up to Vostok 2018 [Russian MoD]

Russia today launched its larged military exercise in nearly four decades, involving hundreds of thousands of troops and thousands of...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-07 - Original post - cached version


Rouhani, Putin and Erdogan – who have met several times in the past year to discuss Middle East tensions – say the end of the war in Syria is at hand [PPIO]

Leaders of Iran, Russia and Turkey are due to meet in Tehran today to discuss ways to bring...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-06 - Original post - cached version

Final sales grew 2 per cent in second quarter as exports surged 13.7 per cent


South Africa recently hosted the 10th BRICS Summit amid growing global trade tensions
[PREUSS]

The South African economy reaped the benefits of a weaker rand...

The BRICS Post - 2018-09-03 - Original post - cached version

Presidents and prime ministers of the entire African continent are in attendance at the two-day forum

Chinese President Xi Jinping told dignitaries at the opening session of the Third Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) that he believed working...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-30 - Original post - cached version


Lavrov says he fears the US is working to keep Ahrar Al Sham entrenched in Idlib [PPIO]

Russia has been for weeks warning of a planned false flag operation in the besieged city of Idlib in northwestern Syria allegedly to be carried out by Islamist...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-27 - Original post - cached version


Trump agreed with Kim when they met in June in Singapore that there were road bumps on the path to the summit, but that these were overcome [Archive]

China has rejected tweets made by US President Donald Trump that Beijing is not helping in...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-25 - Original post - cached version


US President Donald Trump has since his election campaign accused China of unfair trade policies and practices [PPIO]

Efforts by Chinese and US officials meeting in Washington to stave off a worsening trade war between both countries appeared to...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-21 - Original post - cached version

Lula is credited with reforms which brought many Brazilians out of poverty [PPIO]

With the national elections in Brazil less than two months away, some are calling for former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva to be allowed to run despite being incarcerated...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-20 - Original post - cached version


Maduro is hoping that his new measures, including raising minimum wages by 3,000 per cent, will curb the economic downward spiral [PPIO]

Calm returned to the streets of the Brazilian border town of Pacaraima Monday after President Michel Temer...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-16 - Original post - cached version

BRIC tourist numbers to South Africa rose by 6.1% in 2017, but still 23.4% below 2013 levels

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

The release of the Tourism 2017 report by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) this week showed that...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-15 - Original post - cached version

Can’t we just get along? File photo of US President Donald Trump with Chinese President Xi Jinping. It is unclear how the tariffs and the NDAA will affect their warm relationship

The Chinese Defense Ministry has protested the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for 2019 which was...

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-09 - 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 benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange SENSEX has continued to break records this week....

The BRICS Post - 2018-08-01 - Original post - cached version


With BRICS espousing multilateralism, a number of African and Asian leaders were invited to Johannesburg [PPIO]

South Africa’s business community said yesterday that it strongly supported BRICS commitment to endorse multilateralism while standing...

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 50
Grayzone Project 49
Pass Blue 121
Dilyana Gaytandzhieva 14
John Pilger 413
The Real News 367
Scrutinised Minds 29
Need To Know News 2084
FEE 3864
Marine Le Pen 286
Francois Asselineau 25
Opassande 53
HAX on 5July 220
Henrik Alexandersson 700
Mohamed Omar 294
Professors Blog 10
Arg Blatte Talar 39
Angry Foreigner 17
Fritte Fritzson 12
Teologiska rummet 32
Filosofiska rummet 87
Vetenskapsradion Historia 135
Snedtänkt (Kalle Lind) 195
Les Crises 2290
Richard Falk 138
Ian Sinclair 88
SpinWatch 54
Counter Currents 7539
Kafila 403
Gail Malone 34
Transnational Foundation 221
Rick Falkvinge 94
The Duran 8220
Vanessa Beeley 93
Nina Kouprianova 9
MintPress 5251
Paul Craig Roberts 1388
News Junkie Post 56
Nomi Prins 26
Kurt Nimmo 191
Strategic Culture 4144
Sir Ken Robinson 20
Stephan Kinsella 77
Liberty Blitzkrieg 823
Sami Bedouin 62
Consortium News 2324
21 Century Wire 3203
Burning Blogger 312
Stephen Gowans 74
David D. Friedman 147
Anarchist Standard 16
The BRICS Post 1491
Tom Dispatch 454
Levant Report 17
The Saker 3804
The Barnes Review 497
John Friend 397
Psyche Truth 146
Jonathan Cook 135
New Eastern Outlook 3476
School Sucks Project 1752
Giza Death Star 1702
Andrew Gavin Marshall 15
Red Ice Radio 582
GMWatch 2014
Robert Faurisson 150
Espionage History Archive 34
Jay's Analysis 833
Le 4ème singe 88
Jacob Cohen 202
Agora Vox 13064
Cercle Des Volontaires 426
Panamza 1889
Fairewinds 105
Project Censored 786
Spy Culture 430
Conspiracy Archive 68
Crystal Clark 11
Timothy Kelly 521
PINAC 1482
The Conscious Resistance 674
Independent Science News 70
The Anti Media 6064
Positive News 820
Brandon Martinez 30
Steven Chovanec 61
Lionel 272
The Mind renewed 218
Natural Society 2563
Yanis Varoufakis 879
Tragedy & Hope 122
Dr. Tim Ball 79
Web of Debt 135
Porkins Policy Review 378
Conspiracy Watch 174
Eva Bartlett 576
Libyan War Truth 302
DeadLine Live 1908
Kevin Ryan 62
BSNEWS 2008
Aaron Franz 206
Traces of Reality 166
Revelations Radio News 121
Dr. Bruce Levine 129
Peter B Collins 1431
Faux Capitalism 205
Dissident Voice 9999
Climate Audit 222
Donna Laframboise 391
Judith Curry 1086
Geneva Business Insider 40
Media Monarchy 2152
Syria Report 76
Human Rights Investigation 90
Intifada (Voice of Palestine) 1685
Down With Tyranny 10858
Laura Wells Solutions 38
Video Rebel's Blog 420
Revisionist Review 485
Aletho News 18934
ضد العولمة 27
Penny for your thoughts 2813
Northerntruthseeker 2178
كساريات 37
Color Revolutions and Geopolitics 27
Stop Nato 4684
AntiWar.com Blog 2843
AntiWar.com Original Content 6480
Corbett Report 2179
Stop Imperialism 491
Land Destroyer 1138
Webster Tarpley Website 1023

Compiled Feeds

Public Lists

Title Visibility
Funny Public