|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
OICCI perturbed about low foreign direct investment
The Express Tribune - 7/24/2015 10:06:32 PM
KARACHI: The Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OICCI) – the premier body of 195 leading foreign companies operating in Pakistan – has expressed its dismay at the unexpectedly low inflow of foreign direct ... country’s ranking in ...
Relaxation of foreign stock ownership restrictions likely to boost Vietnam ETFs
ETF Strategy - 7/27/2015 10:57:16 AM
The country boasts one of the highest urbanization rates in the region. Data from the World Bank and the United Nations ... amid a slowly-progressing privatisation scheme. Foreign Direct Investment A recent report by fDi Intelligence, a specialist provider ...
Why foreign direct investment matters
Missoulian - 7/26/2015 9:11:04 AM
Earlier this spring, Montana representatives from the governor’s office participated in the SelectUSA Conference, which attracted companies from all over the world ... the country and bring best practices back to our community. Foreign direct investment ...
China Outbound Investment Expands as Nation Boosts Global Clout
Bloomberg - 7/21/2015 5:20:47 AM
“With institutions like the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank and Silk Road Fund, China’s overseas investment will only accelerate, and this trend will reshape the global economic landscape.” While the recent stock market turmoil may complicate ...
Bilateral trade agreements: Foreign investors may not be treated on a par with locals
Economic Times - 7/27/2015 3:47:46 AM
NEW DELHI: India is likely to stop treating overseas investors on a par with domestic ones until they establish a business in the country, marking a significant ... FDI refers to foreign direct investment. FINANCE MINISTRY'S ROLE The finance ministry ...
Foreign investors face challenges
China Daily - 7/27/2015 6:46:43 AM
Last year, China overtook the United States as the world's top destination for foreign direct investment for the first time in more than a decade. But despite the ever-increasing flow of overseas money into the country, China remains a challenging ...
Foreign investors to get less weightage over domestic ones
businessinsider.in - 7/27/2015 8:19:47 AM
In a significant transition with respect to comprehensive trade and investment agreements, the Indian government is likely to stop treating overseas investors ... System for Developing Countries, said that foreign direct investment-related pre ...
China shares plummet as overseas investment soars
The Move Channel - 7/27/2015 5:02:20 PM
The slump follows growing fears surrounding the country's economy, as Chinese investors increasingly look overseas ... investment are, unsurprisingly, the UK, USA and Australia. Indeed, Australia has increasingly rallied against the influx of foreign ...
Foreign investment caps remain in bank, defence: Sitharaman
freepressjournal.in - 7/20/2015 8:56:43 AM
Under the existing policy, there are different caps for separate investment categories like foreign direct investment (FDI), FII and NRIs ... caps has led to confusion among bankers who say overseas portfolio investments can now go up to 74 percent ...
Iran offers state assets to foreigners in investment drive
Yahoo Finance - 7/24/2015 3:18:31 PM
At a business conference in Vienna this week, the first such event since last week's deal between Tehran and world powers ... it in accounts abroad until it was needed to fund domestic investment projects. Such a step could strengthen foreign investor ...
Investment overseas set to climb to record level
ECNS - 7/17/2015 1:00:40 AM
The growth of outbound direct investment from China is remaining steady this year, leaving the world ... foreign brands, technologies and manufacturing facilities to improve their global competitiveness," Zhang said. "Moving factories to foreign countries ...
Take Steps to Build a Global Stock Portfolio
Barron's - 7/23/2015 6:18:40 PM
Sectors matter more than countries ... U.S. stocks have direct exposure to international markets through foreign sales and operations. Likewise, a portfolio invested entirely in non-U.S. stocks still has at least indirect exposure to the U.S., the world ...
Will Dilma Rousseff be able to foster foreign direct investment to save the fiscal package and resume economic growth?
SRZD - 7/21/2015 10:42:54 AM
The president has the arduous task of convincing the world that investing in Brazil is a good idea, that the crisis is temporary, and that the future ahead isn’t as bad as it looks right now. The chart below shows Foreign Direct Investments (FDI ...
Will the World Ever Boom Again?
bloombergview.com - 7/20/2015 12:09:59 PM
Since the Industrial Revolution, a few countries ... the world. QuickTake China's Pain Points The problem is that China’s recent slowdown from 10 percent annual growth to about 7 percent is only the beginning. The recent drops in housing and stock ...