Next BRICS summit to be held in Goa

The eighth BRICS Summit will be held in Goa on October 15-16 this year
Next BRICS summit to be held in Goa
22 March 12:00 2016 Print This Article

The BRICS summit 2016 will be held in Goa, Foreign Minister of India Sushman Swaraj said on Tuesday.

The country assumed chairmanship of the BRICS alliance of five major emerging countries after Russia – last summit was held in the Russian city of Ufa on July 9-10, 2015.

According to Mr Swaraj, the BRICS summit (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) will take place in October 15-16 and there will be “over 50 sectoral meetings organized at the ministerial, official, technical, and track II levels”.

BRICS is a grouping of five major emerging national economies founded in June 2006 during the International Economic Forum of St. Petersburg. The association was originally known as BRIC before the inclusion of South Africa in 2011.

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