|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
World Bank Paper Urges India to Get Ready for Bumpy Ride Ahead
The Wall Street Journal - 10/22/2014 11:54:57 AM
As Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan gets the country ... rises, foreign exchange reserves slid only modestly, and growth projections have been revised up. But Kaushik Basu, Barry Eichengreen and Poonam Gupta argue in the World Bank paper ...
Philippines sheds foreign exchange for a ninth month
interaksyon.com - 10/20/2014 7:46:46 AM
MANILA - The Philippines enjoyed net inflows of foreign exchange ... rest of the world, with a surplus indicating forex inflows exceeding outflows, and a deficit the reverse. Persistent outflows erode the country's gross international reserves (GIR ...
Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 9/24/2011 11:56:31 AM
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.
Putin: 'Global Economy Would Suffer If Oil Prices Remain At $80 Per Barrel'
The Business Insider - 10/17/2014 12:58:08 PM
Putin attempted to dismiss concerns surrounding the currency saying: Russia is among the world's leading countries in terms of foreign exchange and gold reserves. We have enough to adjust the rate of the ruble if necessary. However, this argument has ...
Forex reserves to improve by December: Dar
Business Recorder - 10/20/2014 11:17:21 PM
Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar on Monday expressed the hope that the country''s foreign exchange reserves would improve after securing ... as well as the rest of the world, to work on the projects of regional co-operation specially CASA 1000 ...
First Poll Shows 'Yes' Side has Upper Hand Ahead Of Swiss Gold Referendum
Forbes - 10/22/2014 1:42:19 PM
Stoeferle added that the gold initiative is doing its job as more people throughout the country are discussing ... data compiled by the World Gold Council, Switzerland hold 1,040 metric tons of gold, about 7.8% of its foreign reserves.
Venezuela's Gold Appears To Be Still In Venezuela But For How Long?
GoldSeek - 9/24/2014 11:52:21 AM
An arbitration court of the World Bank ruled that Venezuela needs to ... whose gold holdings represent such a high percentage of total foreign exchange and gold reserves, the other countries being the US, Germany, Italy, France and Portugal.
Softer US Support Higher Gold Prices While Crude Prices Edge Lower
investing.com - 10/21/2014 7:24:07 AM
Gold ... Reserve is seen closing its monthly bond-buying program next week, rate hikes may come later in 2015 than once anticipated to make sure cooling European and Asian economies won't dampen U.S. recovery. Disclaimer: Transactions in spot foreign ...
Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. and Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd.: Plan of Arrangement Completed
marketwired.com - 10/20/2014 11:53:08 PM
Bralorne's common shares will be delisted from the TSX Venture Exchange and OTCQX at the close of business today. Bralorne is a Canadian junior mining and exploration company, whose current project is a 100% interest in the Bralorne Gold Mine, BC.
Gold ends higher on dollar drop, China growth prospects
CNBC - 10/13/2014 2:54:26 AM
gold contracts on Monday, the latest Asian country to start exchange-traded contracts with the aim of providing a regional benchmark price. The launch comes as Asia, home to the world's top two gold buyers, China and India, has been clamoring to gain ...
Rigged Gold Price Distorts Perception of Economic Reality
Global Research - 9/23/2014 2:45:21 PM
The Federal Reserve and its bullion bank agents (JP Morgan, Scotia, and HSBC) have been using naked short-selling to drive down the price of gold since September ... with purchases in the foreign exchange market. Other countries, such as Switzerland ...
China’s Shandong Zhaojin Hunting for Global Gold Assets
Wall Street Journal - 10/22/2014 7:01:27 AM
Chinese gold consumption and output last year reached record levels as the country overtook India as the world ... foreign mines tend to have far higher costs of production, he said. Overseas asset targets would also have to have gold deposit reserves ...
Venezuela ordered to pay $1.6 billion to Exxon
USA Today - 10/9/2014 6:36:54 PM
President Nicolas Maduro's government is currently battling more than 20 similar demands at the World Bank by foreign companies as a result ... must pay $740 million to Spokane, Wash.-based Gold Reserve for taking control of a mining project in 2008.
Here are all the countries that don’t have a currency of their own
Quartz - 9/15/2014 4:27:53 PM
The US dollar is the most widely used currency in the world, with many countries employing it as an accepted ... It has a whopping 120% of Hong Kong’s GDP in foreign-exchange reserves. The Chinese yuan was pegged to the US dollar until 2005 and has ...
What the next gold confiscation will look like
World Net Daily - 9/7/2014 11:18:14 PM
Central bank gold sales and leasing, the underpinnings of the world ... foreign-exchange surplus holder’s decision to switch its surplus heavily and abruptly into gold to strike a political blow; or 3) by the simple exhaustion of the gold reserves ...