|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|31||United Arab Emirates||53,590,000,000|
|75||Trinidad and Tobago||10,210,000,000|
|86||Congo, Republic of the||5,886,000,000|
|92||Papua New Guinea||4,445,000,000|
|96||Bosnia and Herzegovina||4,150,000,000|
|140||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||755,700,000|
|160||Sao Tome and Principe||51,470,000|
Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
Analysts Worry Over Ukrainian Reserves
Wall Street Journal - 12/10/2013 11:36:00 AM
“The number is well below our and consensus expectations of $19.2 billion,” said Vladimir Osakovskiy, Russia and CIS economist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. “We estimate the critical level of reserves is around $15 billion, so ...
Foreign currency reserves decreases to $8bn: NA told
Business Recorder - 12/5/2013 4:21:06 PM
ISLAMABAD: The country ... reserves and the depreciation of rupee against US $. Non realization of official foreign exchange inflows including 3G license fee. PTCL privatization proceeds and loans from multilateral and bilateral sources including IMF ...
Mandela ‘breathed life into SA economy’
bizday.co.zw - 12/10/2013 10:02:56 AM
Johannesburg. — Nelson Mandela brought not only the gift of political freedom to South Africans, but also a huge gift to South Africa’s business community. While South Africans and the rest of the world were caught up in the euphoria of ...
India's forex reserves up by $5.03 billion
Zee News Limited - 12/7/2013 11:03:46 AM
This is the fourth consecutive week of gain in the country's foreign exchange ... However, India's reserve position in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) dropped by $46.2 million to $1.90 billion. The value of India's gold reserves remained ...
India's forex reserves up by USD 5.03 billion
post.jagran.com - 12/7/2013 11:53:52 AM
This is the fourth consecutive week of gain in the country's foreign exchange reserves ... However, India's reserve position in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) dropped by USD 46.2 million to USD 1.90 billion. The value of India's gold reserves ...
BSP cuts 2013 forex reserves forecast
interaksyon.com - 12/8/2013 11:27:02 PM
MANILA - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) expects to miss its foreign reserves target this year on the back of weak gold prices ... and foreign exchange transactions of the BSP led to a marginal increase in the country's GIR.
Romania’s foreign exchange reserves drop 6.6% in November
romania-insider.com - 12/2/2013 12:14:07 PM
The National Bank of Romania’s foreign exchange ... The gold stock remained unchanged at 103.7 tonnes. However, following the change in the international price of gold, its value amounted to EUR 3 billion. The country’s international reserves, made ...
PH forex reserves hit 10-month high in Nov
Global Nation - 12/6/2013 3:36:58 PM
... s foreign debt payments and the lower price of gold. The BSP’s reserves, which serve as a buffer for possible external shocks that can result in a shortage of foreign exchange the country needs, are denominated in foreign currencies, gold and debt ...
Ukraine's foreign reserves at USD18.7 b, its lowest in 8 years
MENAFN - 12/8/2013 9:15:12 AM
(MENAFN) Reserves of foreign exchange in Ukraine fell to USD18.791 billion in November ... that reserves dropped 8.9 percent in November. The bank added that the country repaid USD1.533 billion of its debt from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and ...
China finds Secret Door leading out of Dollar Trap
goldseek - 12/6/2013 2:11:04 PM
The chart below highlights the country’s trade share ... working to diversify both their foreign exchange reserves and their citizens away from dollars by developing the largest gold market in the world. We have repeated ad nauseam the fact that China ...
Dwindling foreign reserves: Pakistan urges US to fast track release of CSF dues
tribune.com.pk - 12/5/2013 10:11:51 PM
“Early reimbursements of dues on account of Coalition Support Fund… will help Pakistan in improving its present foreign exchange reserves position ... State Bank of Pakistan, the country’s foreign reserves have plunged to $3.05 billion ...
S.Korea's foreign reserves hit new high for 5 months
Xinhua News Agency - 12/4/2013 7:46:53 AM
The country ... of gold bullion, 3.47 billion dollars of special drawing rights and 2.48 billion dollars of International Monetary Fund positions. As of the end of October, South Korea was the world's seventh largest holder of foreign reserves ...
Gold Reserve Act of 1934
investinganswers.com - 12/5/2013 7:38:33 AM
One of the side effects of this panic was that people and foreign countries hoarded gold, which artificially depleted the world’s gold reserves ... but a small amount of gold to the Federal Reserve in exchange for $20.67 per ounce.
Ghana Records A Drop Of $5.6m In Its Foreign Reserves
Spy Ghana - 12/4/2013 12:08:46 AM
As at the end of December 2012, the country recorded a stock position of $5.3 billion reserves ... said earnings from gold fell by 12% to $4.2 billion, while exports of cocoa beans also declined by 33.5% to $1.3 billion. Ghana is world’s second largest ...
Gold's flight to the developing world: A brief history
Futures Magazine - 12/9/2013 2:57:37 PM
After all, the new arrangement was: America issued the ... the central banks overseeing the gold market call for continued suppression of the gold price, so as to avoid a repeat of the crisis faced in September 1999 when the price increased ...