Venezuela will formally request entry into BRICS NDB

I have given the order to the Minister of Finances, Delcy Rodríguez, to carry out all the necessary procedures and requirements to – in a modest, but significant way – request our incorporation into the New Development Bank (NBD) of the BRICS, because Venezuela is there. “building the new world geopolitics”.

This was stated by the President of the Republic, Nicolás Maduro, during the sixteenth edition of the “Con Maduro+” program, carried out from Shandong, in the People’s Republic of China, regarding his historic visit to the Asian giant.

In context, the President expressed that during the meeting he held with the president of the banking entity, Dilma Rousseff, in the province of Shanghai, he expressed his intention to become a full member of the economic organization made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa:

I have the certain hope that very soon Venezuela will join the BRICS as a full member,” said the Venezuelan Head of State.

Likewise, the Dignitary recalled that the meeting between both authorities was conducive to discussing the benefits of the banking entity in the construction of a new fair and equitable world economic system.