|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
FDI 1HFY17: A ray of hope?
Business Recorder - 1/18/2017 6:49:22 AM
Fetching foreign direct investment has become arduous for Pakistan ... This is why Netherlands was the country with the largest share in December FDI. Sector-wise analysis show that the food and the electronics were the two key sectors that attracted ...
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment (FDI). The country is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Kuwait’s World-Beating Stock Rally May Just Be Getting Started
Yahoo Finance - 1/19/2017 12:46:06 PM
Kuwaiti stocks have started the year with a charge, performing better than any other market in the world in January. Investors expect the positive momentum to continue. The Kuwait Stock Exchange ... the Kuwait Investment Authority, as the country’s ...
Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)
indexmundi.com - 1/7/2017 2:19:04 PM
Definition of Stock of direct foreign investment - at home: 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.
Investment key to raising South Africa’s lagging growth potential – World Bank
clubofmozambique.com - 1/18/2017 10:02:38 AM
The World Bank says raising private investment in South Africa will be critical to increasing the country’s growth ... Hanusch argues. Direct and portfolio investment declined for five of the last six quarters, while foreign direct investment was ...
FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT: A REBOUND IN THE OFFING, LED BY FDI IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND FDI IN SERVICES
UNCTAD - 9/22/2004 4:55:44 PM
Global foreign direct investment (FDI ... the value of share trading in the world rose by 60% over the same period of 2003. Corporate profitability rose significantly in the main home countries in 2003 and is continuing to increase in 2004.
Russian Invasion Talk Poses Economic Risk for Tiny Neighbor
Bloomberg - 1/19/2017 8:57:02 AM
Baseless reports of elevated security risks from Russia represent a threat to Estonia’s business climate, the Baltic country’s prime minister ... While the stock of foreign direct investment in Estonia increased in the year through September ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
Poverty does not deter foreign investment in these countries; rather, their structural problems and policies discourage foreign investors. Foreign Investment in the United States ... foreign direct investment than any other country in the world.
INSIGHT-After Iran's nuclear pact, state firms win most foreign deals
Reuters - 1/19/2017 9:47:08 AM
WASHINGTON, Jan 19 When world powers ... which direct Iran's military efforts in Syria and Iraq. Most sanctions on Iran were lifted under the nuclear accord, so there is no suggestion any partners doing business in the country after the agreement would ...
As US looks inward, China seeks a lead role on world stage
Minneapolis Star Tribune - 1/17/2017 5:13:19 PM
"We must remain committed to promoting free trade and investment ... made no direct reference to Trump, but his vocal support for free trade could appear rich to other Western countries who have grumbled about commercial restrictions in China. Foreign ...
Commercial Real Estate Investment
investorshangout.com - 1/18/2017 2:53:08 AM
Commercial Real Estate Investment ... around the world from countries like China, Taiwan and Malaysia. "New capital targeting real estate is only part of the story; experienced real estate investors are also allocating more money to direct real estate ...
Oil and Trump: Russians full of optimism in Davos
Reuters - 1/18/2017 7:42:27 PM
The head of Russia's state Direct Investment Fund, Kirill Dmitriev, said corporate gains could be even steeper. "We know that after past crises the Russian stock market was ... at among the highest in the world. "I see that foreign investors are ready ...
Foreign Direct Investment and Home-Country Political Risk
muse.jhu.edu - 10/26/2008 11:53:09 PM
This article looks into the factors that explain foreign ... country political risk on outward foreign direct investment and show that countries with lower levels of political risk undertake more FDI in Brazil, and that features of the policy environment ...
Lessons for navigating the Trump economy — drawn from the developing world
Vox - 1/18/2017 12:18:39 PM
Many emerging and developing countries have similar clientelist regimes ... where he researches the political economy of foreign investment The Big Idea is Vox’s home for smart, often scholarly excursions into the most important issues and ideas in ...
Commercial Real Estate Investment Activity Set to Rebound in 2017
EIN Newsdesk - 1/18/2017 8:15:16 AM
"New capital targeting real estate is only part of the story; experienced real estate investors are also allocating more money to direct ... Investment activity in the United States, the world's largest real estate market, is strong. It's the home to ...