The BRICS summit will concentrate on fortifying ties among the world’s five significant economies in key regions, such as digital economy, science and technology, and also mechanism for counter-terrorism cooperation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday as he left for Brazil to go to the occasion.
PM Narendra Modi Left to Brazil to attend 11th BRICS Summit
Modi, who left for Brazil in the evening, will be in the nation on November 13-14 to go to the 11th BRICS summit.
The PM said he will also meet Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to talk about approaches to improve the respective strategic partnership.
“I look forward to exchanging views with other BRICS leaders with the aim to further strengthen intra-BRICS cooperation, particularly on the theme of the summit ‘Economic growth for an innovative future’,” Modi said in his departure statement.
During the summit, the five major economies of the world will intend to fundamentally reinforce their collaboration in science, technology, and innovation, he said.
The BRICS nations will likewise hope to upgrade collaboration on digital economy and manufacture components for counter-psychological oppression participation inside the BRICS structure, Modi said.
“Our business and industry play an important role in Intra-BRICS ties. I will be addressing BRICS Business Forum and interacting with BRICS Business Council and New Development Bank,” he said.
On the respective meeting with the Brazilian president, he said Brazil and defense, security, trade, agriculture, energy, and space.
Close collaboration between the two nations in multilateral discussions has been a huge part of our key relationship, Modi said.
“BRICS summit will also provide me with the opportunity to hold useful bilateral interactions with leaders of other BRICS countries,” he said.
This will be the 6th time Modi will take an interest in the BRICS summit, his initially being at Fortaleza, also in Brazil in 2014.
The PM is booked to hold separate two-sided meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping.
He would likewise go to the BRICS business forum closing economy and the ‘closed’ and whole sessions of the XI BRICS Summit.