|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Two faces of foreign direct investment
Dawn - 5/23/2016 2:51:26 AM
Foreign direct investment is perhaps one of the most ambiguous ... border capital flows but is financed from incomes generated on the existing stock of investment in host countries. Equity and loans from parent companies account for a relatively small ...
What do China’s global investments mean for China, the U.S., and the world?
Brookings - 5/18/2016 1:52:57 AM
China is unusual in that it is a developing country that has emerged as a major investor. China itself is an important destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), and opening to the outside world has been ... closed at home. This lack of reciprocity ...
4 Countries Apple Inc. Needs to Invade
Investor Place - 5/18/2016 5:16:22 PM
The 10 Best Dividend Stocks in Tech Looking overseas, the combined populations of Apple’s Big Three (China, U.S. and Brazil) total 1.916 billion, but the remaining seven most populous countries in the world ... under Foreign Direct Investment programs.
A Critical Link: Foreign Investment and U.S. Infrastructure
4 Traders - 5/24/2016 4:11:59 PM
Thanks to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx's leadership, these investments will help to address some of our country's current ... The U.S. is home to the largest amount of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world, with nearly $200 billion ...
Lanka may need 100,000 itinerant foreign workers in ten years
The New Indian Express - 5/24/2016 2:31:46 PM
Wickramasinghe said that at least Foreign Direct Investors, registered under the Board of Investment (BOI), should be allowed ... in a place a system to ensure that foreign workers return home after finishing their projects,” he added.
Investors making money must pay taxes; no fear of FDI fall: FM
SB News Online - 5/16/2016 10:09:14 AM
first travelling to Mauritius through third-country routes and then returning back home fully legitimised in the form of either portfolio investment in the stock market or even Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). Jaitley said that there was no "serious ...
Islamic world eyeing investments in Africa
geeskaafrika.com - 5/24/2016 6:49:28 PM
The Islamic world is increasingly seeing Africa as a destination for foreign ... investment treaties between the Gulf and sub-Saharan countries in 2013, one third of which were signed that year. Most GCC capital goes into Africa through listed stocks ...
Chinese delegation calls on Home Minister, Kiren Rijiju
Economic Times - 5/20/2016 8:48:44 PM
Besides ancient links between two civilisations, the Minister of State for Home said, India is looking forward to increase interaction between the youths of both the countries for ... has attracted the maximum Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) last year.
China’s scary lesson to the world: Censoring the Internet works
Washington Post - 5/23/2016 2:54:25 PM
Far from knocking down the world’s largest ... culture shock in countries that aren’t like China Chinese media to British media: Learn some manners, you narcissistic barbarians In China, hostile foreign forces blamed for bursting stock market bubble ...
Quality infrastructure development, cross-border investment named as future areas of cooperation between UNIDO and World Bank Group
Big News Network - 5/14/2016 8:34:23 PM
UNIDO and the World Bank Group have discussed ... cooperation projects in selected countries. Both parties also expressed interest in advancing the current stock of knowledge in the area of foreign direct investment (FDI) policies, such as investment ...
Free Trade Zones account for over 60% of Nigeria’s FDI, says FG
NATIONAL MIRROR - 5/22/2016 11:09:32 PM
“One the greatest benefits the nation derives from these foreign direct investments is in the area of building infrastructure, which Nigeria is in dire need of because when these companies want to go return their home countries, they will not go with the ...
After benefits of cheap oil, India counts cost of reduced Gulf remittances
Reuters - 5/24/2016 7:00:48 AM
In January, after 15 years in the Gulf, he decided to go home. "Working conditions became bad ... surplus close to $25-30 billion for 2015/16, as foreign direct investment inflows into the world's fastest growing major economy remain robust, and foreign ...
Chinese Real Estate Investment Plays Growing Role in U.S. Economy
Financial Content - 5/16/2016 8:29:01 AM
While 70% of commercial real estate transaction value between 2010 and 2015 was concentrated in the New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco metro areas, the remaining volume is spread widely throughout the rest of the country. Chinese buyers spent at ...
Economy Of Sri Lanka: Quo Vadis?
The Sunday Leader - 5/21/2016 11:53:40 PM
Mahinda Chinthana – Idiri Dekma (Forward Vision) By the end of September 2010, the country’s committed undisbursed foreign financing stock stood at ... acceptance of investment in government securities through direct placements was abandoned and ...
Chinese investment in US real estate tops $300 billion: study
Financial Express - 5/17/2016 5:07:24 AM
Despite those eye-popping numbers, foreign direct investment from China ... underscoring the pressure the country faces to reverse growth rates that are the lowest in 25 years. Interest from some Chinese home buyers may wane, but overall they tend to ...