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The BRICS bank: Multipolarity or Beijing Consensus?
The BRICS' initiatives for a democratic global order should be welcomed, but the group is still dominated by China.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 21 Jul 2014 11:09 GMT
Meltdown: A global tsunami
How an epidemic of fear caused the world's major banks to stop lending, triggering protests and industrial action.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2014 13:01 GMT
Can BRICS counter the West?
Leaders of Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa launch a $100bn development bank.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2014 12:30 GMT
BRICS signs deal to create development bank
Group of emerging powers set up $100bn development bank, seen as rival to World bank and IMF.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2014 08:57 GMT
BRICS to launch World Bank and IMF rivals
Russia and Brazil throw weight behind proposal to rival Western-run institutions, a day before summit in Fortaleza.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 10:55 GMT
Activists urge China to abolish 'black jails'
China still uses labour camps to silence democracy activists and others it considers malcontents.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 10:37 GMT
China's mini boom in foreign entrepreneurs
Foreign entrepreneurs are taking advantage of China's positive economic climate by starting their own businesses there.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 07:36 GMT
The Chinese property correction
Will the housing bubble take down the economy? Kamahl Santamaria talks to Frank Chen, CBRE's executive director.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 11:32 GMT
Russia-China energy deal: Geopolitical tectonic shift
Can an emerging China-Russia axis challenge US hegemony?
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 13:24 GMT
How is the Ukraine crisis affecting Central Asia?
The annexation of Crimea and the ongoing conflict in East Ukraine is causing much anxiety within Central Asian states.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2014 09:42 GMT
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