|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
Ireland the main beneficiary of US foreign direct investment
The Irish Times - 3/5/2015 12:07:49 PM
Ireland is the number one destination in the world for US foreign direct investment ... During the same period, total investment to Europe fell 19 per cent to $115 billion Direct investment stock in Ireland in 2013 reached a record $240 billion, a greater ...
United States-China two-way direct investment: Opportunities and challenges
Brookings - 2/22/2015 11:55:13 PM
The stock of Chinese direct investment in the United States is also lower than would be expected given that the United States is the world ... Foreign Investment in the United States have soured many Chinese investors on the U.S. market. The two countries ...
The 10 Most Innovative Countries In The World
Motley Fool UK - 3/3/2015 5:53:47 PM
It sure sounds great, but according to the Global Innovation Index 2014 — published by the Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual ... up the best. Foreign direct investment net inflows How much money flows into the country in the ...
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 ...
Australia orders fast sale of $30mn mansion bought "illegally" by China’s Golden Fast Foods
Business Recorder - 3/3/2015 1:50:25 PM
A parliamentary committee inquiry last year found widespread abuse of the system in a country which is home to ... estate in the world "Under Australia's foreign investment policy, foreign investment should increase Australia's housing stock.
UPDATE 2-MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt rebounds, Saudi Arabia flat
Reuters - 3/2/2015 4:11:47 AM
Chief executive Karim Awad said on Sunday that EFG Hermes was studying investments in renewable energy and hoped to start a leasing business in its home country ... Monday that the country expected to attract $8 billion of foreign direct investment in ...
Five Reasons To Invest In India
Forbes - 3/6/2015 3:31:14 AM
In India, these include foreign direct investment, the Land Acquisition Bill, the coal and power sector, direct transfer subsidies, streamlined tax regimes. The Bombay Stock Exchange ... rate in the MSCI All Country World Index. Next year is even better ...
'Lacking clear direction': Egypt stocks rebound, Saudi stocks flat
Al Bawaba - 3/3/2015 8:06:49 AM
Egypt’s stock market rebounded on Monday ... Meanwhile, Egypt’s Investment Minister Ashraf Salman said on Monday that the country expected to attract $8 billion of foreign direct investment in the current fiscal year through June, up from $4 billion ...
When It Comes To Investing, Don't Just Support Your Home Team
NASDAQ - 3/5/2015 9:58:58 AM
Putting all your chips on the home favorite US horse that's currently in the lead may seem logical, but in the stock market ... people working in 37 countries. It develops and commercializes technologies, and builds and operates world-scale facilities ...
Prime Minister Abe Seeks to Link Japan's Security Policy to the Modern World
Economy Watch - 2/26/2015 7:04:09 PM
Japan built an egalitarian society, achieved rapid economic recovery to become the second largest economy in the world in less than 25 years ... ‘When an armed attack against a foreign country that is in a close relationship with Japan…threatens ...
Europe's Woes and the World's Poor
The Huffington Post - 2/27/2015 6:02:42 AM
Or should that be done through a blast of public investment financed with yet ... Take the 34 economies currently classified by the World Bank as "Low Income Countries" -- "LICs" in development parlance. They are home to 850 million people whose combined ...
Morning MoneyBeat Asia: Worst Day in Weeks for U.S. Stocks
The Wall Street Journal - 3/4/2015 7:08:22 AM
U.S. stocks ... the world’s longest rail link, an 8,000-mile journey along the ancient Silk Road through Central Asia. It is part of one of the most ambitious transport and infrastructure projects in history. Goldman Sachs Cuts Singapore Investment ...
Budget 2015: Jaitley must dissuade second home investments to deflate property bubble
Firstpost - 2/28/2015 3:52:40 AM
Dissuade investment ... of the world. It adds nearly 700-800 tonnes (US$40 bn) each year. About 25,000 tonnes of gold is held by temples, trusts and households. Gold imports have worsened current account deficit leading to a drain of precious foreign ...
Zen And The Art Of Chinese Economic Rebalancing
Seeking Alpha - 3/5/2015 2:49:29 AM
My latest progress report on China shows that the country is both ... is the perceived quality of foreign made goods (emphasis added): Why would the Chinese go all the way to Japan to purchase something they could get at home? There appear to be two ...
The great Chinese investment conundrum
THE CONVERSATION - 3/4/2015 4:30:53 AM
Because the vast majority of “Australia’s” resource sector is actually foreign-owned ... approach to collective investment is an indictment of the short-term, short-sighted nature of policymaking in this country. Older readers may remember we ...