Russian Foreign Ministry: BRICS countries discuss principles of alliance expansion
New members may attend the next BRICS summit
The BRICS countries are discussing the principles of the alliance's expansion process, as reported the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
Cuba's Ambassador to Russia considers the possibility of joining the BRICS
He stressed the importance of Cuba's economic cooperation with Russia and China
Russia and Cuba will celebrate 120 years of diplomatic relations in 2022.
2022 BRICS Games to be held online from September 1 to 30
The competition includes medal and demonstration events
Athletes from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa will compete online at the 2022 BRICS Games, which are to be held from September 1 to 30, organizers announced on Wednesday.
BRICS II International Youth Camp comes to an end
During the six-day shift, camp participants presented their project initiatives
The BRICS International Youth Camp has completed its work in the Ulyanovsk region.
South Africa and India are becoming popular tourist destinations for Russians
The share of air ticket bookings to these countries doubled in August
South Africa and India are becoming increasingly popular tourist destinations for Russians.
Russia may have its first domestic drug against smallpox
Vector Research Centre has applied for registration of the drug
On Monday, 8 August, the Russian Ministry of Health received an application from Rospotrebnadzor's Vector Research Centre of Virology and Biotechnology, for the registration of the first Russian drug against smallpox.
India's first underwater metro to be built by June 2023
Trains will pass under the Hooghly River
The Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation (KMRC) has said that the East-West corridor project, which will be India's first underwater metro, is expected to be completed by June 2023.
South Africa expects petrol and food prices to decrease
Economists note downward trend in global oil prices
According to the Bureau of Economic Research (BER), petrol and food prices will fall in the coming months.
Beijing to hold 2022 World Robot Conference
The event to be held from August 18 to 21
The World Robot Conference 2022 (WRC 2022) will be held from August 18 to 21 in Beijing, according to the Beijing Association for Science and Technology.
Brazil achieves lowest unemployment rate since 2015
The number of unemployed people fell by 15.6%
Brazil's unemployment rate fell to 9.3% in the latest quarter, down 1.8% from the previous quarter and to its lowest level since 2015, as reported on the official website of the Brazilian government.