Currencies:
RUB/USD 0,0112
0,0001
BRL/USD 0,1853
0,0003
INR/USD 0,1197
0,0000
CNY/USD 0,1366
0,0001
ZAR/USD 0,5442
0,0012
Weather:
Moscow 22 °C
Brazilia 15 °C
New Delhi 38 °C
Beijing 31 °C
Pretoria 10 °C
Cairo 30 °C
Tehran 26 °C
Abu Dhabi 32 °C
Menu
22 °C
Moscow
15 °C
Brazilia
15 °C
New Delhi
31 °C
Beijing
10 °C
Pretoria
30 °C
Cairo
26 °C
Tehran
32 °C
Abu Dhabi
RUB/USD
0,0112
0,0001
BRL/USD
0,1853
0,0003
INR/USD
0,1197
0,0000
CNY/USD
0,1366
0,0001
ZAR/USD
0,5442
0,0012
TV BRICS Apps
Home
News
Videos
Podcasts
Menu
Иконка с часами 14 minutes 2 sec.
Ambassador of Ethiopia to Russia Uriat Cham Ugala/ “Joining BRICS is a growth opportunity for Ethiopia”
Иконка с часами 20 minutes 11 sec.
Douw Vermaak/ «Relations between Russia and South Africa are getting stronger»
Иконка с часами 8 minutes 22 sec.
Anthony Phiri, Harare Institute of Technology/"The world needs to work together to reduce greenhouse gas emissions"
11.06.2416:45 Society
TV BRICS and Moscow to join forces to promote image of Russian capital as international centre of creative industries
11.06.2409:05 Society
India's largest television network TV9 and TV BRICS to jointly promote united BRICS agenda
07.06.2412:56 Sport
TV BRICS International Media Network and Hero League join forces to develop mass sports in Russia and BRICS countries
BRICS Sri Lanka
21.05.24 12:12
Society

Sri Lanka's Foreign Ministry confirms country's plans to join BRICS

The island nation will seek India's support in the matter



Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ali Sabry has confirmed the country's plans to join BRICS. He said this in an interview with ANI, a partner of TV BRICS.

"We will look forward to BRICS. The first country we would be talking to is India and seek India's support for us to reach the group," he said. The diplomat clarified that the government has formed a sub-committee to look into the issue of joining the group.

Sabri added that he has received an invitation to attend the BRICS foreign ministers' meeting in Russia. He expressed hope that at the event, the Sri Lankan side would be able to assess the possibilities of co-operation through the association.

Earlier, the island nation's intention to join BRICS was announced by the country's ambassador to Russia, Janitha Abeywickrema Liyanage.

Photo: iStock

Short
and to the point
Once a week we will cover news in the BRICS countries
By clicking on the "Subscribe" button, you agree to the processing of personal data

MORE ON THE TOPIC

15.06.2400:09 Society
South Africa's parliament re-elects Cyril Ramaphosa as country's President
14.06.2417:12 Society
Iran celebrates International Donor Day
14.06.2415:35 Society
World Bank improves its growth forecast for UAE economy
14.06.2414:45 Society
Vladimir Putin: Russia to promote integration of new BRICS members
14.06.2413:30 Society
Russian Ambassador to Egypt Georgy Borisenko: BRICS aims to create new framework for global economic, political and social relations
14.06.2408:31 Society
Saudi Minister of Environment: Kingdom works to strengthen its collaborative global role in addressing the Sustainable Development Goals
Short
and to the point
Once a week we will cover news in the BRICS countries
By clicking on the "Subscribe" button, you agree to the processing of personal data