The 3-4 November 2011 G-20 summit at Cannes that grappled with various raging issues governing the world economy particularly the Euro zone crisis also brought into focus the rising profile of BRICS as a major player towards resolving global issues including the financial crisis. As rightly pointed out by Russia’s […]
Day: November 7, 2011
The Eurasian Union: Competition or Partnership with the EU?
Not so long ago, in 2008, during a routine Bergedorf round table on “Europe’s East between Brussels and Moscow,” the Swedish diplomat and expert Anders Aslund suggested that Russia essentially has nothing to offer the former Soviet Republics in the area of integration because it does not belong to any […]