Modi at BRICS: Declaration, Highlights, Pictures

SPEECH HIGHLIGHTS

  • BRICS has developed a robust framework for cooperation
  • BRICS contribute stability and growth in a world drifting towards uncertainty
  • A thrust on people-to-people exchanges is required
  • intermingling will consolidate our links, deepen understanding
  • Call for early creation of BRICS rating agency to cater to financing needs of sovereign & corporate entities of developing countries
  • Affordable, reliable & sustainable access to energy is crucial for development;
  • Renewable Energy is particularly important
  • BRICS countries can work closely with International Solar Alliance to strengthen the solar energy agenda

For the full BRICS Leaders Xiamen Declaration, click here.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (left) with Russian President Vladimir Putin (centre) and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping at the BRICS summit. Photos courtesy: Press Information Bureau, India
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (left) with Russian President Vladimir Putin (centre) and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping at the BRICS summit. Photos courtesy: Press Information Bureau, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping, at the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen
Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by the President of the People’s Republic of China Xi Jinping, at the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering his statement, at the Plenary Session of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen, China
Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivering his statement, at the Plenary Session of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen, China.
World leaders taking part in the Plenary Session of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen, China
World leaders taking part in the Plenary Session of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen, China.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen
Prime Minister Narendra Modi meeting the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the 9th BRICS Summit, in Xiamen.

 

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Pradeep Rana
Pradeep Rana – Senior Correspondent

Pradeep Rana has worked as a journalist with news ​agencies UNI and PTI, newspapers Indian Express and The Times Of India, and television channel NHK as South Asia Correspondent. He has also worked as Media Analyst at US Embassy, and edited several magazines and a medical handbook.

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