|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, 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 - abroad map
Defence stocks rise on foreign capital inflow notification
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Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Saudis To Impose 20% Foreign Ownership Limit On Stocks
gulfbusiness.com - 8/19/2014 6:22:49 AM
Overseas ... on combined foreign ownership of any listed stock, a major Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world’s biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign ...
Foreign investment in China slumps in July: govt
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Beijing (AFP) Aug 18, 2014 - Mongolia welcomes Chinese investment, Beijing said Monday, as President Xi Jinping prepares to visit the country where there is growing opposition to overseas ... for its huge stocks of coal and copper. The foreign investment ...
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 ... the stock exchange). Assets acquired from abroad by foreign ...
Saudi to impose foreign ownership limit on stocks
Gulf Daily News - 8/20/2014 2:18:15 AM
DUBAI: Overseas ... combined foreign ownership of any listed stock, a major Saudi newspaper reported yesterday. The Capital Market Authority (CMA)announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment ...
Ethiopia - Africa's Third Largest Recipient of Foreign Direct Investment
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The report, released last Tuesday, also indicates the FDI flows to southern Africa almost doubled The World Investment ... in 2012. The country has also registered a significant increase in their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) stock - the amount of ...
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from China ...
India Stocks: Expect more record highs as investors pour in
Gulf News - 8/23/2014 9:45:40 AM
India’s record-breaking stocks rally should ... or building hubs to feed markets abroad. These efforts are set to get a big boost with Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the charge to attract foreign direct investment, and make “Made in India ...
Brazil record foreign direct investment more than compensates current account deficit
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Brazilian tourists spent 21bn dollars in overseas travel ... by units elsewhere in the world. Tulio Maciel, the central bank's statistical coordinator, said, “The 2011 deficit was fully financed by foreign direct investment, which presented strong ...
The Smart Way to Buy Foreign Stocks
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A decade ago, the idea of buying a stock trading in a foreign country ... you direct access to international markets just yet (however, this is changing by the day). For now, you shouldn't let this be a hindrance. If you're looking to access overseas ...
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
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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.
How the Environment for Foreign Direct Investment in Japan Is Changing — for the Better
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Described as “the most closed investment market in the developed world” by European ... of individual European countries. However, keeping with successive government administrations’ goals of doubling the level of foreign direct investment in ...
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