|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
Little sign Abe can shake up Japan's inbound foreign direct investment
Japan Today - 5/20/2013 9:28:41 PM
Japan risks missing, yet again, an opportunity to use foreign investment to help fuel sustained economic growth that has eluded it for the last two decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make Japan “the world’s easiest country for companies to ...
Abe Faces Uphill Task in Boostong Foreign Investment in Japan
Insurance Journal - 5/20/2013 10:15:49 AM
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make Japan “the world’s easiest country for companies to do business in” as part of his economic revival plan, which so far has been largely met with approval. The stock market has rallied 45 percent this year and ...
Analysis - Rich country investors returning home
Yahoo! Finance - 5/22/2013 1:41:02 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - The world's biggest ... they took overseas in the same period last year. Globally, pension funds spent the last 14 years expanding their investment frontier overseas, with the weight of domestic stocks in their portfolio ...
Highs & Lows of Aviation
Economic Times - 5/20/2013 12:00:12 AM
Countries such as India have a unique opportunity to pioneer a path that leads the world toward more efficient and sustainable ... NEW DELHI: India will issue fresh clarifications this week on foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail, nine months ...
Corker, Klobuchar Introduce Bill To Encourage Global Investment In U.S
Chattanoogan - 5/23/2013 5:50:23 PM
“Volkswagen, Nissan and Electrolux are a few examples of companies that have made significant, long-term investments in Tennessee, creating good-paying jobs for Tennesseans and fueling economic development. This bill will help give us the ...
Mabuhay, Business: Sustainable Development and Foreign Direct Investment in the Philippines
Just Means - 5/15/2013 2:03:39 PM
But will increased foreign direct investment inflows support the ... the Philippines received its first-ever investment-grade rating from Fitch Ratings, one of the world's premier ratings agencies. The move lifted the nation's rating—which applies ...
Foreign investment up amid uncertain outlook
shanghaidaily.com - 5/16/2013 5:22:54 PM
Foreign direct investment in China rose ... among multinational companies outside their home country with these companies moving more of their research units close to production bases. However, the investment outlook remained murky as China's overall ...
Investment Climate Reforms and NSE market capitalisation
Vanguard - 5/9/2013 11:21:57 PM
The Minister said that the Ministry is aware of the influence of the operating environment on the stock market, and it is addressing this through efforts to make the country ... total Foreign Direct Investment inflows of $8.92 billion. The World Investment ...
'BOOM TOWN BABY': African stock markets see gains
US News and World Report - 5/23/2013 1:01:04 AM
Several African stock markets are seeing ... Journal on Sunday following his country's wildly popular bond offering, noted that nine out of the world's 15 fast growing economies are in Africa. Foreign direct investment was $9 billion in 2000 ...
FDI in S.E. Asia Boosted by Yield Hungry Investors
Value Walk - 4/25/2013 12:44:10 AM
Indonesia recently reported that it is attracting record levels of Foreign Direct Investment ... Indonesia is not the only country seeing surging investments. The Philippines stock market has surged 20 percent so far this year as domestic and foreign ...
Presidential Visit Puts Myanmar Investment Theme in Spotlight
Benzinga - 5/19/2013 2:56:10 PM
After serving as a stage for allied and opposing forces' operations during World War II, Myanmar's infrastructure was ravaged. Military rule dominated the country during ... earlier this month indicate foreign direct investment to Myanmar is surging.
China Foreign-Investment Declines for 12th Time in 13 Months
Bloomberg - 12/18/2012 5:53:27 AM
Foreign direct investment ... home prices climbed last month in 53 of the 70 cities the government tracks, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed today. That was the most in 18 months. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index of stocks ...
Rwanda Foreign Investments Up
AllAfrica - 4/8/2013 11:58:43 PM
Kigali — Total foreign inflows or FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) to Rwanda has gone up slightly compared to latest figures. The country received $ 356.7 million ... as a result of development of the Rwanda Stock Exchange. Sectors with highest shares ...
Fostering Greater Chinese Investment in the United States
Council on Foreign Relations - 4/30/2013 11:54:06 PM
China recently became the world's second-largest economy and has emerged as the world's largest exporter and second-largest destination for foreign direct ... investment in research and development (R&D), and strengthening the country's manufacturing ...
Investing in African Countries
THE DAILY RECKONING - 5/15/2013 11:57:47 PM
In a world where ... “In Africa, foreign direct investment usually goes where there is oil — doesn’t matter even if there are land mines around the oil. If not, foreign direct investment goes toward rebuilding countries after a bloody civil war.