Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
List of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP
wow.com - 12/5/1990 11:58:07 PM
This is the list of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP ... The list is based on the CIA World Factbook data.  Dependent territories and not fully recognized states are not ranked. Country Investment 2008 est.
Global Fixed Blade Knives Industry Forecast to 2021 with Key Companies Profile, Supply, Demand, Cost Structure, and SWOT Analysis
Empowered News - 3/23/2017 4:39:11 PM
Global Fixed Blade Knives Industry 2017 Market Research Report provide the details about Industry Overview and analysis about Manufacturing Cost Structure, Revenue, Gross Margin ... Finally the feasibility of new investment projects are assessed and ...
How health care works around the world
CNN - 3/17/2017 11:02:42 AM
Figures from the World Bank reflect this ... Experts like McKee and Eardley welcome the investment, but believe it will not be enough. "The UK is not exceptional," McKee said, adding that other countries have similar levels of health care coverage using ...
Sinopec Sees Profit Jump as Spending to Rise 1st Time Since 2013
Bloomberg - 3/26/2017 2:38:06 AM
Oil prices have stabilized after a two-year crash as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries leads a global ... in the first two months of 2017 as investment, property and industrial drivers in the world’s second-biggest economy started the ...
5 Can't-Miss Dividend Hikes Coming This Spring
Forbes - 3/26/2017 8:28:52 AM
“If you’re not growing, you’re dying” is a well-worn phrase slathered all over the business and investment world, for good reason ... in operating cash flow for fiscal Q1, projected gross margins of 38%-39% for fiscal Q2 and a slim payout ratio ...
World Investment Map
mapsofworld.com - 3/19/2017 3:00:43 AM
World Investment map depicts total investment on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It includes investment that merely replaces worn-out or ...
World Bank Approves Additional Financing to Support Infrastructure Investments in Indonesia
Press Release Point - 3/25/2017 2:53:37 AM
World Bank Country Director for Indonesia. Indonesia faces an infrastructure financing gap of $50 billion to $60 billion a year, with a loss of more than 1 percent of gross domestic product due to under-investment in infrastructure. Inadequate ...
Nigeria: How proposed SEC rules will reduce cost of primary equity, fixed income issues
World Stage - 3/22/2017 12:41:10 AM
WorldStage Newsonline-- The draft rules by the Nigeria’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) seeking reduction in cost of primary equity and fixed income issues in ... more than 2.293 percent of the total gross proceeds also, this excluding ...
Say what?! UN Human Rights Council declares Israel world's No. 1 human rights violator
FOX News - 3/24/2017 6:46:51 PM
But the malicious slur of “apartheid Israel” is a staple of the Council’s fixed agenda, which dedicates time for hate-speech and incitement at every session, and transmits it around the world via ... itself into “foreign investment,” “capital ...
Inward and Outward Foreign Direct Investment Flows and Stock
knoema.com - 3/17/2017 9:04:00 PM
This table contains information on foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows and outflows by individual country ... present: FDI world shares, FDI values per capita, and FDI percentage ratios with respect to GDP, gross fixed capital formation (GFCF ...
This emerging country is getting unhappier by the year
Mashable - 3/21/2017 9:39:13 AM
And this, despite its gross domestic product (GDP) growing faster than most developed countries of the world. (The World Happiness Report ... Despite being one of the hottest investment destinations and among the fastest-growing markets for many global ...
China’s mysterious investment statistics
Live Mint - 6/22/2016 6:43:42 PM
Since 2004 or so, total fixed-asset investment reported by the NBS has consistently been much higher than gross ... world’s largest and most influential economies. Given the far-reaching impact of economic developments here, it is vital that the country ...
Can Tight Labor Markets Inhibit Investment Growth?
ritholtz.com - 3/20/2017 4:54:04 AM
One of the most vexing developments of the current expansion has been the long and persistent reduction in the pace of business fixed ... The slide in investment spending evident in this chart has had a substantial impact on the pace of gross domestic ...
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
economicshelp.org - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Investment increases both aggregate demand, but also increases future productive capacity. The UK and US economy are more geared towards consumption spending. The global average for gross fixed capital formation is 20% Some of the poorest countries ...