Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Debt - external map
Growth in external private debt makes emerging economies vulnerable: Moody's
Net India 123 - 7/21/2016 9:05:17 AM
Total emerging and frontier market external debt -- defined as debt owed by residents of a country to non-residents -- has almost ... Moody's expects that global economic growth will remain sluggish for the medium term and commodity prices will stay ...
'India's External Debt Of $474 Billion Forms 16% Of APAC Borrowing'
NDTV - 7/21/2016 1:22:59 PM
Additionally, the country's external debt to GDP ratio has risen from 17 per cent in 2005 ... As per Moody's estimates, global economic growth would remain sluggish for the medium term, while commodity prices would stay low for several years going forward.
3 Reasons to Consider Earning a Foreign Language Degree Abroad
US News and World Report - 7/27/2016 7:49:34 PM
Here are some additional reasons students from around the world have chosen to earn a foreign language degree in another country. [Read these tips for U.S. students to learn a foreign language in college.] 1. Language and culture immersion: At the ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
'India's external debt of $474 bn forms 16% of APAC borrowing'
Money Control - 7/21/2016 3:17:31 PM
Emerging markets are increasingly becoming vulnerable to global shocks after a decade-long build-up of debt, with the Asia Pacific region, including India, seeing the largest growth in external borrowings, says a report by Moody's.
The world is following Japan's lead at the worst possible time
The Business Insider - 7/27/2016 8:54:00 PM
REUTERS/Kyodo After its spectacular rise over the 45 years following World War II ... Meanwhile, Japan’s debt load has ballooned. From 1992 to 2015, government debt as a percent of the country’s GDP increased from under 100 percent of GDP, to 229 ...
Venezuela's PDVSA boss says debt swap planned
Reuters - 7/27/2016 5:59:12 AM
A debt swap could be a complex and potentially costly operation for PDVSA. The company would have to offer sweetened terms to bondholders to convince them of a swap amid a severe economic crisis that is devastating the OPEC country. Del Pino said the debt ...
“Drowning in External Debt.” Tunisia’s Economy Shows the Strain
Tunisia Live - 7/21/2016 1:30:08 PM
is emblematic of many of the difficulties the country is currently facing; namely, the high rates of unemployment, the decrease in economic growth and mounting external debt. During a special debate with journalist Borhene Bsaies broadcast on the national ...
Emerging economies become vulnerable as foreign debt rises
Live Mint - 7/21/2016 1:08:40 PM
Growing at a fast clip of 10.6% a year, the external debt of emerging economies has tripled over the last decade to $8.2 billion in 2015, said the global rating agency in a report on Thursday. Moody’s studied 83 emerging countries that included 17 Asian ...
Moody's: Rising emerging market debt increases risks; Middle East and Africa least vulnerable
CPI Financial - 7/21/2016 7:39:23 AM
Total emerging and frontier market external debt -- defined as debt owed by residents of a country to non-residents - has almost ... Moody's expects that global economic growth will remain sluggish for the medium term and commodity prices will stay low ...
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 1/12/2016 11:57:31 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
Global Economic Slowdown Taking a Toll on Canon
Market Realist - 7/27/2016 6:20:41 AM
Its current ratio fell to 1.3x and debt-to-equity ratio rose to 0.59x in ... drop in the performance and outlook are mainly due to the global economic slowdown and the negative impact of the foreign exchange rate. In the next part of this series, we ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
... countries are small countries in the developing world. Armenia has the lowest debt at $3.4B. However this was an increase of 15.1% from 2007. Some of the countries have been reducing their external debt. Switzerland and the UK reduced it the most at ...
Help from a foreign power: Donald Trump says he hopes Russia releases Hillary Clinton emails
National Post - 7/27/2016 12:54:23 PM
The Republican candidate said it’s not clear who hacked those emails, but the hacking is a sign that foreign countries no longer respect the U.S. “If it’s any foreign country it shows how little respect they have for the United States,” said Trump ...