They say hope dies last. For Greek commenter Eva Tsiliakou, Greece may have been dragged to the bottom by EU austerity, but the BRICS Development bank may be the hope needed to lift the nation back up.
Greek PM Alexis Tsipras has been playing a dangerous game with Moscow and the EU that is now falling apart...leaving Greece with few, if any options, and at the mercy of a punishing European Union.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sees a bright future in Eurasia. Warns Europe to change its ways, lose its ego, and stop acting like a "hub of the universe".
Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras looks set to play the Russian pivot card, as a working meeting between the Greek PM and Russian President Vladimir Putin is now scheduled for Friday in St. Petersburg. Goodbye EU, hello BRICS?
The Deputy Finance Minister of Russia, and representative of the new BRICS Bank has confirmed that Greece has been invited to join the new development bank, and even floated the idea of a Greek Rouble payments/exchange system going forward.
Deepening ties with BRICS could allow Greece to have one of the leading mediating roles within the crises in the region, Greek Deputy Defense Minister Kostas Isihos told Sputnik News Agency.
Months after the formation of new financial institutions like the $100 billion BRICS Bank and the China-led Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank, Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), said Friday that the organisation is ready to discuss ...