|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
China’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
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One of the world’s top-performing stock ... working overseas will keep up spending, economists say. At the same time, President Benigno Aquino III is trying to tackle corruption and ramp up infrastructure development, encouraging foreign investment.
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MOSCOW – Russia has seen its credit grade cut to "junk" status for the first time in over a decade, a big blow for a country that wants to be a world ... abroad. However, the downgrade amounts to a warning on the risks of investing. Many global ...
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China’s Foreign Currency Reserves And Its Sovereign Wealth Fund – Analysis
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Unlike those of other countries, CIC does not have free and direct access to the country ... corporation and the largest alternative investment firm in the world. However, this group lost more than 50% of its stock value within months, hitting CIC ...
The biggest investment deal between India and the US is nowhere close to completion
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China says to throw its weight behind firms expanding overseas
Reuters - 1/28/2015 12:57:40 PM
China's outbound investment last year hit $102.89 billion (68 billion pounds), for an annual increase of 14 percent, state news agency Xinhua said, but the ... for firms issuing stocks and bonds overseas and to broaden the use of foreign exchange reserves ...
Israeli VCs rush to China seeking investments, exits
The Times Of Israël - 1/28/2015 3:56:38 PM
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Beijing enterprises increase foreign direct investment
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China's overseas investment tops USD100b in 2014
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