|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
Overseas chamber: OICCI chief terms foreign investment unsatisfactory
The Express Tribune - 3/25/2015 8:48:08 PM
LAHORE: The Overseas Investors ... perception of the country, resulting in restrictions on new investments despite good performance of existing investors and attractive policies. “OICCI is a key stakeholder in attracting foreign direct investment ...
The Rise of Southeast Asia, Seen in a Bottle of Scottish Whisky
Bloomberg - 3/24/2015 11:55:26 PM
Philippine companies, profiting from one of the world ... overseas forays. Philippine companies hold some $69 billion of cash, triple the amount five years earlier, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The country’s outward foreign direct investment ...
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment ... the stock exchange). Assets acquired from abroad by foreign ...
OICCI president concerned over low-level of FDI
Business Recorder - 3/26/2015 12:08:34 AM
Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (OICCI) President Atif Bajwa has aired concern over the low level of foreign direct investment ... deterrent for new investment. "It is regrettable that in an energy-starved country like Pakistan ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Trans-Pacific Partnership Seen as Door for Foreign Suits Against U.S.
New York Times - 3/26/2015 11:14:17 AM
For opponents, it showed what could happen when far larger companies from countries like Japan have access to the same extrajudicial tribunals. But as long as a government treats foreign ... World Bank’s International Centre for Settlement of Investment ...
No new foreign investor entered Pakistan in recent years: OICCI
Dawn - 3/26/2015 1:41:37 AM
LAHORE: The Overseas Investors ... He said that $615 million foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eight months of this fiscal year, recently reported by the central bank, was not even one per cent of the country’s GDP and well below Pakistan ...
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
China’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
WRI - 1/28/2015 8:35:48 PM
1 Starting in 2010, two Chinese state-owned banks (China Development Bank (CDB) and the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim)) lent more money annually to other developing countries than the World ... overseas investments, known as outward foreign ...
India Continues To Be A Bright Spot Among Emerging Markets Countries
Seeking Alpha - 3/25/2015 10:03:53 AM
India depends heavily on foreign fund flows for investment and growth ... in Indian banks relative to the index, and those stocks have been performing well; they tend to have healthy balance sheets and direct exposure to India's growing middle class.
China Foreign Direct Investment at Four-Year Low
Wall Street Journal - 9/16/2014 2:17:51 PM
BEIJING—China's foreign direct investment fell ... currency entering the country is generally sold to the central bank. China's outbound investment is increasing this year, but at a slower pace. Nonfinancial overseas direct investment rose 15.3% year ...
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... together a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...
South Africa, the Most Open Country for Foreign Direct Investment in the World
AllAfrica - 1/19/2015 10:45:11 AM
South Africa ranks among the most open jurisdictions for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world. Openness is reflected in the overall trend of growing FDI into South Africa over the last 22 years post-1994. South Africa's stock of FDI now accounts ...
Energy Investments Boost Egypt's Recovering Economy
Investopedia - 3/25/2015 8:48:08 PM
Top Energy Stocks For 2015.) Such an energy deal is vital to sustaining the economic rebound that is beginning to take shape in the country. Egypt’s economy suffered from sharp declines in tourism revenue and foreign direct investment following the Arab ...
UKTI chief takes tour of Thatchers Cider
Business leader - 3/26/2015 9:41:14 AM
In his first visit to the West Country ... a strong appeal around the world, and the expertise of companies in the South West make a great contribution to the UK brand, showing why the UK is top in Europe for foreign direct investment.