|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
Demonizing Foreign Investors for the Sins of U.S. Tax Policy Is as Dangerous as It Is Absurd
CATO Institute - 7/29/2015 3:34:04 PM
U.S. multinationals are subject to double taxation—first at local tax rates in the foreign countries where they operate and then by the Internal Revenue Service at up to 35 percent (the highest rate among the world’s 34 richest economies), when profits ...
Q&A: What stock market tumble means for China, rest of world
Times Union - 7/31/2015 9:55:15 AM
Here's what the sell-off means for China's economy and other countries ... was Xiamen Overseas Chinese Electronic Co., a maker of TV sets, off 27 percent. DOES IT MEAN CHINA'S ECONOMY IS COLLAPSING? China's stock market has little direct connection ...
Tuning out local panic, some foreign funds buy China stocks
Reuters - 7/31/2015 8:36:31 AM
China produces a fifth of the world's economic output, he said, but its shares are just 2.4 percent of MSCI's all-country index ... still keen to boost equity investment, some of this cash will find its way to the stock markets, Citi added.
Are the world's most upbeat consumers feeling down?
CNBC - 7/28/2015 11:27:42 PM
such as declining foreign direct investment and a struggling retail environment," Leggett wrote in the report. Apart from the Philippines, where consumer sentiment rose seven points to reach the country's all-time high of 122, other Southeast Asian ...
China’s stock market is a high-stakes game of ‘chicken’ and most investors are stuck in the middle
The Business Insider - 7/30/2015 9:52:16 PM
China’s communist leaders declared back in the 1980s that “to get rich is glorious” and set the country on a path ... the government to prop up stock market valuations at high levels – does it lead to less foreign investment, entrepreneurship ...
Exclusive: China watchdog extends pursuit of short sellers to HK, Singapore - sources
Win 98.5 - 7/31/2015 3:00:04 AM
HONG KONG/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China is pressing foreign ... over stock trading records, sources said, extending its pursuit of "malicious" short sellers of Chinese stocks to overseas jurisdictions. China's main share markets, both among the world's ...
Spotlight: China boosts world economy via investment, capacity cooperation
Eastday English - 7/31/2015 7:17:46 AM
Shrinking demand caused by the international financial crisis has forced China to alter its traditional way of contributing to world economy mainly by foreign ... countries along the routes. Data from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce showed that direct ...
China can’t defy laws of gravity: Other views
USA Today - 7/30/2015 6:31:50 PM
Stewart, The New York Times: “Even in the market-oriented United States, stock prices are not entirely free from government influence. ... But the United States has never embarked on the direct ... country deserves and the world needs.” Daniel Altman ...
Obamas 4th Trip To Africa: Major Investments And Deals Signal Africas Growth As A Hot Destination Of Foreign Direct Investment From The US
Modern Ghana - 7/29/2015 10:26:15 AM
It is geared towards fostering entrepreneurship around the world by ... Facilities in the country which, upon completion, will make up GE’s $250 million capital expenditure investment commitment to Nigeria that will create 2,300 direct and indirect ...
US stocks recover from an early loss and are near breakeven
Keloland - 7/30/2015 1:06:43 AM
Leading the growth was a surge in consumer spending, the backbone of the U.S. economy, and a recovery in foreign ... OVERSEAS: European and Asian markets had another day of decreased volatility. Trading has been turbulent in the last month, as China's ...
Apple Inc. (AAPL): Why There’s Plenty Of Juice Left In The Stock
ETF Daily News - 7/30/2015 11:43:49 AM
Apple is a growth stock, but it’s priced as a value stock. Have you ever wondered how billionaires continue to get RICHER, while the rest of the world ... other liquid investments. The problem is that of most of this horde is housed overseas.
Greece Loosens Capital Controls, Business Investment Rises
Economy Watch - 7/30/2015 2:06:59 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy ... companies to import more into the country. In a sign of a return to normalcy, the Greek government has loosened capital controls that limited money transfers abroad. That restriction caused imports ...
Distributed order management tools leading the future of retail IT: IDC
IN - 7/30/2015 5:17:16 AM
Information overload from the Internet isn't going away, so adapting to an information-accessible world is essential to future success. India is out of the top 10 countries attracting Foreign Direct Investment ... over misuse of stock markets for ...
Lifting of Foreign Ownership Limits Signals Sea Change in Vietnam's Capital Markets
FIN Alternatives - 7/28/2015 7:02:50 PM
This has severely reduced the scalability of investment for overseas investors hoping to benefit from the portfolio diversification this frontier market offers. The countryis desired for its relatively low correlation to world indices, as well as the ...
Bucking stagnation elsewhere, the quiet rise of South Asia
opinion.bdnews24.com - 7/31/2015 10:16:44 AM
The inflow of foreign direct investment is helping to keep South Asia in ... This marks South Asia as an island of opportunity in a world where many big emerging countries, led by China but including Turkey, Thailand and Brazil, have seen dangerously ...