The BRICS Business Forum began Wednesday and is just one of the many features at the ongoing 10th BRICS Summit in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a speech commemorating the forum titled "Keeping Abreast of the Trends of the Times to Achieve Common Development.”
According to organizers, some 1,000 delegates from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa will convene at the Sandton Convention Center throughout the forum.
People's Daily reporters interviewed delegates and representatives to learn more about what they thought of China’s role in BRICS.
(Shot by Lyu Qiang and Wang Lei, edited by Lin Yuan and Du Mingming)