How each Brics country fared in 2016 (and what’s ahead for them in 2017)

Dr Martyn Davies (Managing Director of Emerging Markets & Africa at Deloitte) discussed the Brics countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) on The Money Show.

He spoke about the year that was.

Davies also looked ahead to 2017.

For more detail listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

It’s been an extremely bad year for Brazil.

Dr Martyn Davies

Brics have become the cornerstone of our foreign policy.

Dr Martyn Davies

We had a very different identity during the Mandela years.

Dr Martyn Davies

Click here (then“like” the page) to follow Bruce on Facebook.

Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.

Subscribe to our Business Wrap Newsletter

Article brought to us by Old Mutual.


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
5 trends to look out for in 2017 (and how to profit from them)

5 trends to look out for in 2017 (and how to profit from them)

Old Mutual’s Hywel George looks into his crystal ball and gives advice on how to make money from what he sees.

3 big, blue chip companies you should buy before Xmas (according to i capital)

3 big, blue chip companies you should buy before Xmas (according to i capital)

Looking for a hot tip to end the year on a rich note? Look no further than these three behemoths…

2016 will be remembered as the beginning of the end of human drivers

2016 will be remembered as the beginning of the end of human drivers

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Stuff magazine’s Toby Shapshak.

When asked in January; this economist expected the rand at R19/$ by now

When asked in January; this economist expected the rand at R19/$ by now

Considering the events of last December; Nomura’s Peter Attard Montalto can be forgiven for his pessimistic view of the rand.

5 events that hit your pocket hard in 2016

5 events that hit your pocket hard in 2016

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Citadel Chief Strategist Dr Adrian Saville.

6 best business books of 2016 (by Ian Mann)

6 best business books of 2016 (by Ian Mann)

Looking for a great Christmas present? We suggest checking out regular business book reviewer Ian Mann's top-5 of the year.

Popular articles
'My hubby is 75 and we still do it' - stories about sex on the other side of 50

'My hubby is 75 and we still do it' - stories about sex on the other side of 50

Is biology putting the brakes on your sexuality? Callers share their experiences of sex and growing older.

'Some weed plants with high levels of chemicals have been linked to psychosis'

'Some weed plants with high levels of chemicals have been linked to psychosis'

Naked Scientist, Chris Smith shares his insights on some of the risks associated with smoking marijuana.

[Watch] Dad breaks down when reunited with car sold to pay wife’s bills

[Watch] Dad breaks down when reunited with car sold to pay wife’s bills

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone viral'.

DStv Premium on a downward spiral, warns tech guru

DStv Premium on a downward spiral, warns tech guru

DStv has lost about 140 000 Premium subscribers to Netflix over the past two years, tech expert Arthur Goldstuck.

Tips on how to stop unauthorised debit orders

Tips on how to stop unauthorised debit orders

CEO of Payments Association of SA, Walter Volker says these fraudsters get a list of debit orders from unscrupulous employees.

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

What are your sexual fantasies? Disclosure can bring sexual freedom, but it can also have downsides. A study lists the top trends.

Dr Eve busts myths about the female orgasm that could change your sex life

Dr Eve busts myths about the female orgasm that could change your sex life

As many as 1 in 3 women have trouble reaching orgasm when having sexual play, clinical sexologist Dr Eve explains.