|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
FDI in UAE stocks reach Dh387bn: Al Mansouri
Emirates247 - 10/28/2014 3:41:04 AM
The value of foreign direct investments in the UAE stocks by the end of 2013 reached $ ... infrastructure and business-friendly environment make our country an ideal partner for the world commercial interests,” he said, adding that “Our trade and ...
China's overseas investment schemes set to freshen offshore yuan pool
Reuters - 10/26/2014 7:06:51 PM
"The central bank is designing RQDII (Renminbi Qualified Domestic Institutional Investor) and QDII2 schemes to enable investment ... Foreign Exchange (SAFE) said. "The size of overseas assets that mainland China holds is not only smaller than developed ...
Will China Fund the World's Next Round of Economic Expansion?
Forbes - 10/26/2014 8:18:26 PM
In so doing, it has the potential to direct massive amounts of investment into the U.S. and the developed world ... Chinese overseas investment has targeted mostly trade facilitation and natural resources in developing countries and resource-rich nations ...
Chinese foreign property investment grows 200-fold in six years
Opp Connect - 10/28/2014 3:29:44 PM
In the aftermath of the global financial crisis, European Union leaders are looking abroad for foreign direct investment ... is the world’s largest privately-held commercial real estate services firm, with 250 offices in 60 countries, employing more ...
Central People Government of People Re : ODI set to exceed FDI
4 Traders - 10/30/2014 2:34:16 AM
China's outbound direct investment will outstrip incoming foreign ... world's second-largest economy is likely to rise above $120 billion in 2014, according to the Center for China and Globalization, a top think tank. China has been buying assets abroad ...
Chinese Outbound Investment Booming
Yahoo Finance - 10/28/2014 1:42:22 PM
HONG KONG, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cushman & Wakefield, the world's largest private commercial ... EU leaders are looking abroad for foreign direct investment to create job opportunities and stimulate economic recovery. Over the past couple of ...
The coming deluge: Should the U.S. fear Chinese investment?
FORTUNE - 10/28/2014 7:58:46 AM
But in 2013, China poured $108 billion into direct investments overseas. This year, the Chinese government estimates that Chinese FDI will reach $120 billion. Cumulatively, the total stock of Chinese ... of $4 trillion in foreign exchange reserves).
Blog Posts: investment
WRI - 10/27/2014 8:45:53 PM
At the World Economic Forum in Davos this ... other communities that lack access to electricity. Few countries are unaffected by China’s overseas investments. The country’s outward foreign direct investments (OFDI) have grownfrom $29 billion in 2002 ...
Ireland ranked first for quality of FDI projects
The Irish Times - 10/29/2014 10:27:54 AM
Ireland has retained its position as the best country in the world for the quality of its foreign direct investment (FDI ... which gives Ireland a welcome balance to its portfolio of overseas investments. The latest high ranking follows on from Forbes ...
China’s outbound investment set to eclipse inbound for first time
Pakistan Defence - 10/24/2014 7:56:21 AM
China’s outbound direct investment is for the first time set to exceed investment into the country, highlighting the ongoing ... pushing Chinese companies to hunt for acquisitions abroad. The world’s second-largest economy is suffering from chronic ...
UAE Minister of Economy opens mega-trade event in Dubai
Gulf News - 10/27/2014 11:06:04 AM
The three-day event brings together 600 influential business and government leaders from over 90 countries to ... bid for the World Expo 2020. The GDP in 2013 was US$402 billion. The value of foreign direct investments stock in the UAE by the end of ...
China Foreign Direct Investment at Four-Year Low
Wall Street Journal - 9/16/2014 3:00:48 PM
There is no evidence of capital flight from the ... since most foreign 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 ...
Australia passes laws cracking down on foreign fighters
investing.com - 10/30/2014 5:26:04 AM
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia passed laws on Thursday aimed at preventing young people from becoming radicalized and going to fight in overseas ... number of foreign fighters in Iraq and Syria, traveling from scores of countries around the world, in the ...
Balance of payments posts $98 M in September
m.philstar.com - 10/20/2014 3:03:26 PM
The BOP is a summary of a country's transactions with the rest of the world. Components include trade, foreign direct and portfolio investments, and even remittances from Filipinos overseas.
US tells Japan overseas coal projects must include CCS
PennEnergy - 10/23/2014 9:23:26 AM
Japan’s government has reportedly been challenged by US officials over its backing of overseas coal-fired power plant development. According to an unnamed US government source “with direct knowledge ... is trying to help foreign countries adopt low ...