BRICS PAY or BRICS Pay is a distributed payment messaging mechanism system by BRICS member states. It is similar to Europe's SWIFT and India's Unified Payments Interface.[1] The project is a joint venture between states to receive and make payments in own local currency.[2][3][4][5]


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