President Xi Jinping on Thursday mentioned that China will take over because the chair of BRICS subsequent yr and host the 14th summit of the bloc in 2022. China seems to be ahead to working with BRICS companions to deepen cooperation in all areas and construct a better and extra results-oriented partnership to fulfill widespread challenges and create a greater future, Xi mentioned whereas addressing the 13th BRICS summit through video hyperlink, state-run Xinhua information company reported.
The13th BRICS summit is presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) international locations that maintain the summit yearly rotate the presidency.
India is that this yr’s chair of the BRICS. The summit was additionally attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro.
The theme of the summit was “Intra-BRICS cooperation for continuity, consolidation and consensus.” The summit this yr coincides with the 15th anniversary of the BRICS.
The BRICS brings collectively 5 of the biggest growing international locations of the world, representing 41 per cent of the worldwide inhabitants, 24 per cent of the worldwide GDP and 16 per cent of the worldwide commerce.
This was the second time Prime Minister Modi chaired the BRICS summit. Earlier, he had chaired the Goa summit in 2016.
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