|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
South Africa: Faqs On Foreign Direct Investment Featured
AllAfrica - 3/4/2014 7:29:02 PM
Foreign direct investment ... filled by home producers. Source: Lipsey and Sjöholm, 2005. With the rise of multinational corporations, the complexity of supply and value chains for manufacturing and services has grown, spreading across countries and ...
South Africa: FDI in South African - Promotion and Protection of Investors... and the Public Interest
AllAfrica - 3/4/2014 2:06:55 PM
The deal, valued at USD$2.4 billion, was one of the largest single inflows of foreign direct investment (FDI ... troubles remains well placed in a country with some of the largest mineral reserves in the world. The situation is less promising for potential ...
Global stocks rebound, Ukraine fears ease
CNN Money - 3/4/2014 9:06:16 AM
Russia's main stock index, the Micex, shot up by roughly 6% after plummeting by 11% Monday. Some Russian troops had been conducting military exercises near the Ukrainian border but were ordered back to their bases early Tuesday. Russian ...
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 (FDI). The country is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Bankers ready to finance infrastructure projects but call for less restrictions against foreign ownership
BusinessMirror. - 3/4/2014 12:48:11 PM
Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE ... the Philippines got close to only $40 billion in foreign direct investments from 1970 to 2012, which places the country as the 10th among 14 economies in Asia that formed part of the study.
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
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.
Investing in Foreign Stocks: ADRs and GDRs
Investopedia - 11/19/2013 1:26:48 PM
Below is an overview of the easiest ways to invest in foreign stocks, whether you live ... The chart below explains the difference between sponsored and unsponsored ADRs, as well as different levels of sponsored ADRs and U.S. Securities and Exchange ...
Russia becomes third among world countries with largest amount of foreign investments
voiceofrussia.com - 1/30/2014 7:07:55 AM
The Russian authorities are also doing much to attract foreign investments in the country's economy. This has already been reflected in the latest rating list of the World Bank ... the work of the Russian Fund of Direct Investments. This organization ...
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Foreign exchange reserves, often taken as a yardstick to gauge a country's financial ... affected the economy of this island nation to a great extent. The Federal Republic of Germany consists of 16 states. The capital and largest city is Berlin.
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 PM
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering ...
Home Renovation in a Foreign Country: 11 Keys to Nailing It
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Nigeria’s Foreign Direct Investment Is Over $20bn – Okonjo-Iweala
channelstv.com - 11/11/2013 4:06:37 PM
At a press conference in Abuja on the 2014 World Economic Forum on Africa to be held in Nigeria, the minister assured Nigerians that the insecurity in the north eastern part of the country had not reduced foreign direct investment. “In spite of the ...
Chinese Outward Investment: More Opportunity Than Danger
heritage.org - 7/12/2011 11:54:12 PM
An important feature of Chinese outward investment is the high number of setbacks. Transactions worth approximately $165 billion have been impaired or have failed since the beginning of 2005. One reason why ... into stock exchange listings of China-based ...
Policymakers Must Remove The Barriers To Foreign Investment In The United States
Forbes - 10/30/2013 10:58:43 AM
No country has been a stronger magnet for foreign direct investment than the United States. Roughly 17 percent of the world’s $22 trillion stock of FDI is deployed in the U.S. economy – triple the stock in the next largest destination.
Foreign direct investment to Africa increases, defying global trend for 2012
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Foreign direct ... investment is investment in businesses or economic sectors that are new to a given recipient country. In terms of sources of FDI, TNCs from emerging markets are increasingly active in Africa, the report notes. Measured by FDI stock ...