Xi Jinping visits India's Narendra Modi. China wants to boost trade with India as its conflict with the US continues to bite. India is hoping for Chinese investment
Chinese financial aid for crisis-ridden Greece over the past few years has created much good will for Beijing. Now Athens hopes the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping will bring more economic deals.
Xi Jinping has claimed "bullying" tactics have eroded international trade and investment. Vladimir Putin said international growth has been in decline for almost two years.
Xi Jinping has said he "highly trusts" Carrie Lam's Hong Kong government as the city enters its 22nd week of protests. The Chinese president has called for Hong Kong to implement "one country, two systems" policies.
China is the world's second-largest economy and is fast catching up on the US amid a trade war, while Russia is, well, still Russia. So, as the BRICS meet up, we ask what is the point of this oddly divergent group.
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