|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
Sharp Increase of Gulf Countries investment in Morocco
moroccoworldnews.com - 9/29/2014 3:18:11 AM
Marrakech- Funds from the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) as foreign direct investment are steadily increasing ... Moroccans working in the GCC sent home 9 billion dirhams and donations from the Gulf countries amounted to 6.3 billion ...
Dip in foreign investments
The Nation - 9/29/2014 1:02:11 AM
Indeed, if the latest figures from the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) are anything to go by, foreign investors may have ... uncertainties and investments do not mix – the reason serious countries work at creating stable environment for businesses of ...
Foreign investment is a vital weapon in Middle East's fight against extremists
Daily Telegraph - 9/30/2014 3:27:09 PM
Four years ago, Tunisia was the starting point for the political upheavals in the region that became known as the Arab Spring uprisings but the North African country is now seeking to attract international investment and diversify its economy.
Tanzania: Hope As Foreign Investors' Limit At DSE Is Lifted
AllAfrica - 9/30/2014 6:08:48 AM
THE Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange is set for a boom in business after ... capital which will supplement the current strategic and industrial capital and foreign direct investments. "It will be one of the vehicles for channelling foreign currency into ...
Growth Hinges on Foreign Investment, Report Says
The Cambodia Daily - 9/29/2014 11:42:15 PM
Grant Knuckey, CEO of ANZ Royal bank, said Monday that Cambodia’s growth depends on increased foreign direct investment (FDI ... for allegedly giving offense to the monarchy in his home country, a media report said Monday.
Mining stocks slump in London on China worries
Market Watch - 9/29/2014 4:01:08 AM
LONDON (MarketWatch) — Mining stocks dropped in London on Monday ... A misstep by the Chinese government would put future growth of foreign direct investment in China at risk, as it could lead to the country “being ostracized in a similar fashion ...
Modi’s ‘first develop India’ slogan may actually shoo foreign investors away
Firstbiz. - 9/25/2014 8:16:25 AM
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI ... royalty to McDonald's on a burger-tikki that includes home-grown potatoes? Why should we pay royalty to Suzuki on parts and accessories sourced within the country? Royalty should be paid only on what the foreign companies ...
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... developed countries, landlocked developing countries, and small island developing States – the report says. Developing economies’ FDI outflows reached $426 billion, a record 31 per cent of the world total.
Investment returns in Gulf dampened by inflation
Gulf News - 9/27/2014 8:28:22 AM
While globally an overhanging uncertainty prevails over the sluggishness of world ... pressures at home in the GCC countries, the numbers become low or negative in real terms, making the stock market not so lucrative as a destination for investment.
Indian investment in US growing at faster rate: US official
Zee News - 9/19/2014 4:58:56 PM
Established by President Barack Obama in 2011, SelectUSA promotes and facilitates business investment into the US. Indian companies have made investment of $11 billion in the US and they are the fourth fastest growing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI ...
Corporate world upbeat on 'Make in India' initiative
Daijiworld - 9/25/2014 2:14:20 PM
This mission is a tribute to millions of entrepreneurs who effortlessly work over years to show that India is a reliable source of high-quality state of the art products that serve demand not only at home but all over the world." Harsh Pati Singhania ...
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 PM
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... latest site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering ...
Chinese Outward Investment: More Opportunity Than Danger
The Heritage Foundation - 7/12/2011 11:54:12 PM
Acquisitions of stakes in companies may not always technically qualify as direct investment, but they are equally relevant to policymakers. Figures issued by the individual countries ... debate; foreign money physically cannot be spent at home.[
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Analysing China's record foreign exchange reserves growth, economists discovered that luxury home sales in ... It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation have created ...
2014 World Cup Investing By Country: South America
Seeking Alpha - 6/12/2014 12:41:08 AM
The 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil on Thursday June ... recently announced it was changing its mining laws. The country will provide new tax incentives that it hopes will lure foreign investment. There were no foreign investments for mining last ...