|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries 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 - at home map
Companies Based in Developing Economies Make Record Share of FDI
The Wall Street Journal - 5/18/2015 9:42:48 AM
Figures previously released by UNCTAD showed China became the world’s top destination for foreign direct investment in 2014 ... the prospect of slower economic growth at home. And increasingly, developing country companies are being encouraged by ...
Chinese Foreign Direct Investment in Africa
gosporttimes.com - 5/18/2015 7:29:46 PM
Do China’s BITs tell a story of a nation’s rapid transformation from a recipient of Foreign Direct Investment ... countries are in the process of urbanization and industrialization. The origin of their financial capacities is their home banks which ...
Remarks by the World Bank Country Manager at the International Conference on Activating the Sources of Economic Growth in Kosovo
The World Bank - 5/18/2015 5:56:43 PM
This complexity is reflected in unclear correlations: neither have countries with high budgetary ... and professionals to benefit from foreign education and exposure; and (ii) attracting foreign direct investments of the scale, scope, and quality to ...
Saudi Hollandi Bank puts SMEs at the core of customer focus
worldfinance.com - 5/22/2015 1:27:07 PM
In this respect, Saudi Arabia’s economy is no different from any other country ... was voted Best Home Finance and Personal Finance provider in Saudi Arabia by Banker Middle East magazine, and Best Personal Finance Programme, 2014 in World Finance.
Tax implications of foreign investments
brandonsun.com - 5/19/2015 8:58:40 AM
(Special) -- The recent slump in oil prices is causing many Canadian investors to move their money from energy-weighted markets at home to ... in those countries. Instead, all income, dividends and capital gains from those foreign investments must be ...
Investment from emerging nations surges
Financial Times - 5/17/2015 3:56:13 PM
Foreign direct investment by emerging economies surged by almost a third last year as companies in China and elsewhere sought new opportunities offshore as a respite from slowing growth at home ... America and Europe as the world’s biggest regional ...
One year of Narendra Modi-led government: A look at what these five ministries promised and what they delivered
The Indian Express - 5/23/2015 4:14:45 AM
Foreign direct investment was to arrive in a big ... have come to a standstill because of lack of funds. Many World Bank-assisted projects are making slow progress.” Soon after taking charge, Home Minister Rajnath Singh promised a new national policy ...
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
China April FDI up 10.5 percent year-on-year to $9.6 billion: Reuters calculation
Reuters - 5/13/2015 11:50:25 AM
The comments from the Ministry of Commerce came as it released figures that showed China's foreign direct investment (FDI ... Developed countries have encouraged manufacturers to move home, and neighboring countries have increased their efforts to attract ...
Egypt’s economy and the lure of Sisis
egyptindependent.com - 5/19/2015 7:25:36 AM
Which country’s stock market delivered the best returns for investors ... The return of investors may be the most telling sign of renewal. Foreign direct investment is up by nearly 140 per cent year-on-year, albeit from a low base. With a budget deficit ...
B.C. man gets world’s first ‘elphie’ after elephant takes snapshot with his GoPro camera
The Province - 5/20/2015 11:59:25 PM
As citizen anger over foreign ... home turf Condo investors in Toronto and Vancouver here to stay... Shopify stock jumps in first day of trading for Canadian... Expert drops out of 'biased' Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain... Around the world, other countries ...
3 Top Stocks to Own in Retirement
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These are investments that can be held for the long haul, or, to steal an old infomercial catch phrase, a good retirement stock ... than 200 countries and territories, and it generates over 80% of its revenue outside the United States. Foreign currency ...
The prime minister of the strongest BRIC country just unveiled his plans for the next 5 years
The Business Insider - 5/12/2015 2:00:27 PM
India's prime minister, Narendra Modi, is about to celebrate his first anniversary as leader of the world's largest democracy ... his plans to boost the total amount of foreign direct investment allowed into the country. The prime minister pointed to ...
Low Oil Prices Pressuring Producing Countries
Think Advisor - 5/21/2015 5:21:32 AM
Saudi Arabia is burning through its foreign reserves. Saudi Arabia’s foreign reserves are down, thanks to lower oil sales, but that’s not the only reason. The country’s ... on new real estate investments elsewhere in the world. According to ...
Malaysia: First World By 2020?
The Diplomat - 5/18/2015 12:41:45 PM
Since the ETP’s launch, some 775 billion ringgit of investments have been approved, with private investment climbing from 12.8 percent to 17.5 percent of GDP and inward foreign direct investment ... can help spur home-grown innovation and increase ...