|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
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 ...
Foreign investment up amid uncertain outlook
shanghaidaily.com - 5/16/2013 5:22:54 PM
Foreign direct investment in China ... 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 ...
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 nation's ... It serves to encourage even greater interest and investments in our country." Norio Usui, country economist for the Philippines at the Manila-based Asian Development Bank ...
China’s Stocks Rise Most in Two Weeks, Led by Financial Shares
Businessweek - 5/16/2013 5:27:04 AM
compared with the MSCI All-Country World Index’s 16.8 multiple. That’s the biggest gap since December 2009. A report today showed foreign investment trailed analysts’ estimates. “Investors feel stocks may be near a bottom and the ...
China’s Stocks Rise Most in Two Weeks, Led by Financials
Bloomberg - 5/16/2013 12:43:43 PM
China’s stocks rose the most in two weeks, led by property developers and financial companies, after the benchmark index traded at its biggest discount to global markets in more than three years. A gauge of real-estate companies posted its ...
Nigeria: Investment Climate Reforms and NSE Market Capitalisation
AllAfrica - 5/10/2013 9:01:46 AM
In spite of the challenge of a difficult operating environment, major companies listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange have continued to post improved financial performances. In response to these performances, market capitalisation rose further to reach a ...
Investment Climate Reforms and NSE market capitalisation
Vanguard - 5/9/2013 11:21:57 PM
In spite of the challenge of a difficult operating environment, major companies listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange have continued ... and sustaining local and foreign direct investments and also improving the country’s business environment.
Spain Home Expropriation Plans Seen Violating EU Bailout
Bloomberg - 5/12/2013 9:16:42 PM
Simon O’Connor, spokesman for European Union Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner ... November and that the bank has delayed repayment on 2 billion euros of credit for almost 20,000 families to help them. The Canary Islands region ...
Discussing the Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2013
Brookings - 4/17/2013 11:55:12 PM
Also, by far the largest proportion of the foreign investment (71 percent) comes from European countries, with the next largest coming from Asia ... extract natural gas and oil may make the U.S. self-sufficient in energy and reduce the trade deficit ...
Presidential Visit Puts Myanmar Investment Theme in Spotlight
FOXBusiness - 5/19/2013 9:08:24 PM
Six months after President Barack Obama visited Myanmar, that country's president, Thein Sein, will visit the White House. Sein's visit to Washington, D.C. marks the first such visit by a leader from the Southeast Asian nation in nearly five ...
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 ...
Foreign portfolio investors are pouring billions of dollars into Indian stock and debt markets
Gulf News - 5/11/2013 9:00:35 AM
Foreign portfolio investors are pouring billions of dollars into Indian stock ... countries and economists expect a rebound to gather momentum in the coming months and in the following year. “Contrary to conventional wisdom we note evidence that an ...
Qatar Says Four Companies Consider IPOs Amid Investment Push (1)
Businessweek - 5/9/2013 3:48:00 AM
Four companies owned by state-run Qatar Petroleum plan to sell shares to the public in the coming years as the country, home to the ... its $136 billion stock exchange. Hussein al-Abdulla, a board member of the Qatar Investment Authority ...
Get 7.65% Yields In Short 28 Month Bonds From The Trade & Development Bank Of Mongolia
Seeking Alpha - 5/9/2013 11:57:45 PM
This week we again turn to the far eastern country of Mongolia to find what we believe are better yielding U.S. dollar corporate bonds ... company, and is owned by two individuals. Goldman Sachs (GS) acquired a 4.8% stake in TDB in February 2012.
Sciaroni & Associates: Ruling Endorses Investment in Cambodia
businesswire.com - 5/21/2013 4:52:30 AM
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sciaroni & Associates: “This case clearly demonstrates that Cambodia offers an increasingly favorable climate for foreign direct investment” A recent decision by an independent international arbitration authority ...