Xi Jinping urges BRICS to cement confidence in growth

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first_imgChinese President Xi Jinping has, called on BRICS countries to strengthen confidence in growth, and boost coordination within the emerging-market bloc to jointly cope with global challenges. Acknowledging that the five countries are facing increasing complexities and experiencing slower growth, President Xi has proposed that they upgrade their economic structures for long-term development. He made the remarks at a BRICS leaders’ meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit. Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and South African President Jacob Zuma attended the meeting. They have called for an early implementation of the 2010 reform plan of the International Monetary Fund. The five leaders also strongly condemned Friday’s terror attacks in Paris, and reaffirmed their commitment to international cooperation in combating terrorismlast_img read more


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first_img Published on May 7, 2017 at 5:05 pm Contact Josh: jlschafe@syr.edu | @Schafer_44 Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse discovered its opponent in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament when the conference released its bracket on Sunday. The Orange (31-18, 10-10 Atlantic Coast) was given the No. 6 seed out of eight teams in the tournament to be played at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. SU opens tournament play against the hosts, No. 3 seed Tar Heels (36-18, 14-9), in Thursday’s fourth and final game at 7:30 p.m.The Orange split the season series between North Carolina with a 3-1 win in game one but lost 11-10 in nine innings the next day. North Carolina is the only top-four ACC team that Syracuse beat all season.The opening round on May 11 will be followed by the semifinals on Saturday and the championship game Sunday at 2 p.m.If SU moves on to the semifinals, it will play the winner of No. 2 seed Louisville (31-18, 14-8) and No. 7 seed North Carolina State (17-37, 10-14). Syracuse lost its only game against Louisville this season, 7-4, and lost two of three games to N.C. State in early March. Comments AdvertisementThis is placeholder textlast_img read more