BRICS leaders sign four agreements on mutual cooperation

ANI | Updated: Sep 04, 2017 20:30 IST

Xiamen">Xiamen [China], Sept 4 (ANI): Leaders of the BRICS countries signed four agreements on mutual cooperation at the ongoing BRICS summit in Xiamen">Xiamen on Monday.

Four documents as follows were signed in the presence of Leaders are:

1. BRICS Action Agenda on Economic and Trade Cooperation

2. BRICS Action Plan for Innovation Cooperation(2017-2020)

3. Strategic Framework of BRICS Customs Cooperation

4. Memorandum of Understanding between the BRICS Business Council and the New Development Bank on Strategic Cooperation

The three-day BRICS summit in China's Xiamen">Xiamen kicked off on Sunday. The event is being held in a new so-called BRICS Plus format, with leaders of such non-BRICS countries as Egypt, Mexico, Thailand, Guinea and Tajikistan also taking part in the summit alongside the leaders of the five BRICS nations: Russia, China, Brazil, South Africa and India. (ANI)