Egyptian officials say the expansion of the five-nation BRICS bloc into “BRICS Plus” is set to create a useful new platform for communication among developing countries.

Egypt is the first nation on the African continent to become part of the expansion initiative proposed by China in March 2017, and officials believe the country is set to benefit from.

“The idea of interacting with one of the biggest developing countries, which are the members of BRICS, is very useful to other countries, thos…

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