10th BRICS Summit 2018 Begins In Johannesburg

The 10th edition of BRICS Summit began in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is 3 day long summit and will be attended by all the BRICS leaders. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-nation tour of Africa will culminate in South Africa. 
The theme for this summit is ‘BRICS in Africa: Collaboration for inclusive growth and shared prosperity in the 4th Industrial Revolution’. Modi is likely to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the summit. 
स्रोत-दि क्विंट 

SBI PO/Clerk परीक्षा 2018 के लिए मुख्य तथ्य- 
  • BRICS is made up of China, Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa.
  • In December 2010, China, as the Chair, invited South Africa to join BRIC and attend the Summit in Sanya, China. 
  • The 1st BRIC Summit was held in June 2009 in Yekaterinburg, Russia.