|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
Chinese Companies Are Shopping Abroad at Record Pace
Wall Street Journal - 2/3/2016 1:44:27 PM
But Chinese companies’ purchase of foreign assets may come under scrutiny at home, as the deals come at a tricky time for the economy. Beijing is stepping up efforts to halt a flood of money leaving the country ... investments, people with direct ...
FDI in multi-brand retail of food won't harm local mkts: Report
Money Control - 2/4/2016 12:46:00 PM
The current policy already has a provision for allowing 51 percent foreign direct investment ... world's largest producer of these items. Lifestyle issues, seasonal availability, high cost, inconvenient market location, limited storage capacity at home ...
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 ...
World of pain: Why investors need to know how macro-economic events affect the Canadian market
National Post - 2/2/2016 4:44:35 PM
“Persistent weak global growth is intensifying,” says Bruce Cooper, TD Asset Management’s chief investment officer, chalking that up to aging demographics in both the developed world and China ... portfolios here at home. The country’s GDP growth ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Conservative Globalizers: Reconsidering the Rise of the Rest
World Politics Review - 2/2/2016 5:56:10 PM
Their populations have endorsed the benefits of trade and foreign investment, providing a political ... old configurations of power—a cartel of industrialized countries—were out of date. The world would necessarily become more multipolar, and emerging ...
UAE- Saudi may ease curbs on foreign ownership visas
MENAFN - 2/3/2016 7:32:13 AM
Foreign investments in non-oil industries are also crucial to create jobs for Saudi nationals in the private sector in a country where youth ... year started allowing direct foreign investments in its stock market the Arab world's biggest.
The Role of Emerging Markets in a New Global Partnership for Growth
International Monetary Fund - 2/4/2016 3:59:16 PM
Emerging and developing economies are home to 85 percent of the world’s population—6 billion people ... Another way to facilitate the sharing of technology and know-how is foreign direct investment. FDI into emerging and developing economies, as ...
QFC’s broadening to attract further foreign investments
The Peninsula - 1/27/2016 1:28:17 AM
He said that QFC-registered companies will be able to conduct business more freely across the country and ensure better market stability, which in turn will help to attract more international companies and foreign direct investments (FDI) to Qatar.
Investments: When Ethiopian giants dance
Nazret - 2/3/2016 11:52:54 PM
Nevertheless, China, India and Turkey remain Ethiopia's biggest foreign direct investors by far. China is Ethiopia's biggest trading partner and has more foreign direct investment projects ... Western countries are home to advocacy groups like Human ...
What Is the Meaning of Foreign Direct Investment?
finance.zacks.com - 1/25/2015 11:28:11 AM
For transactions to be classified as a foreign direct investment, the investor must acquire 10 percent or more of the common stock of the foreign company ... direct investment going to the developing world -- countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq ...
Making foreign direct investments useful
The Economic Times - 1/20/2009 3:55:57 AM
Share of manufacturing in the world stock of foreign direct investment (FDI ... FDI policies of eight high-growth countries, unlike India. China stipulates local content (compulsory domestic manufacture) for direct investment in that country by foreigners.
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
Iran is the 'single greatest growth spot in the world'
The Business Insider - 2/5/2016 4:02:15 AM
There is only one place left in the world where doing so is possible: Tehran. Even if the world wasn’t falling apart and the Tehran Stock ... the investment opportunities too? ReutersU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (L), meets with Iran's Foreign ...