After Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies announced the new members of the BRICS Business Council meeting, they discussed the agenda for council this year were it was outlined that a strong focus will be put on securing investment for South Africa.
The BRICS relationship has become strategic for South Africa at the meeting they praised the valuable work the council has made particularly in promotion of practical business to business relations. The council highlighted the most important relationship that can be built in BRICS Business Council is that of investment.
A new focus will be placed on investment in South Africa and South African business, as well as South African companies investing in the other BRICS countries. Strengthening of ties advancing the conversation and coordinating in building the relationship will be the goals of the council.
By Mokgethi Mtezuka