|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|31||United Arab Emirates||53,590,000,000|
|75||Trinidad and Tobago||10,210,000,000|
|86||Congo, Republic of the||5,886,000,000|
|92||Papua New Guinea||4,445,000,000|
|96||Bosnia and Herzegovina||4,150,000,000|
|140||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||755,700,000|
|160||Sao Tome and Principe||51,470,000|
Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
China to Launch Intl Gold Exchange This Thursday, May Hike Gold Reserves
International Business Times - 9/17/2014 1:55:11 PM
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20 countries with the largest foreign exchange reserves
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Economic Times - 9/19/2014 1:31:21 PM
KOLKATA: India's foreign exchange reserves fell for the second straight week as the country's central bank sold dollars to ... fell by $1.6 billion to $288.765 billion. Reserves held in gold was unchanged at $20.933 billion.
Lukashenka: “It’s country’s breakthrough, more precious than gold and gold and foreign exchange reserves”
Хартыя 97 - 9/12/2014 1:03:51 PM
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Business Today - 9/19/2014 5:34:44 PM
The country's foreign exchange reserves dropped by US $1.615 billion to US ... depreciation of the non-US currencies such as the euro, pound and yen held in reserves. Gold reserves remained unchanged at US $20.933 billion in the week under review.
Why do countries keep foreign exchange reserves?
The Economic Times - 11/21/2004 11:58:30 PM
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The 10 Countries With The Biggest Gold Reserves In The World
The Business Insider - 8/22/2012 10:22:14 AM
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China’s long term gold plans
Mineweb - 9/19/2014 11:22:30 AM
The launch of Shanghai Gold Exchange trading yuan ... have been the primary indicator of a country’s financial position in the world. It is notable that the U.S has by far the world’s biggest official gold reserve and dominates world trade.
Why Switzerland is Nevada’s biggest foreign export market
Quartz - 9/17/2014 11:56:29 PM
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Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
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Ghana to re-hit single digit inflation by second half of 2015
Ghana Web - 9/20/2014 12:01:16 AM
Bank of Ghana officials have projected the nation’s economy is to hit a single digit inflation rate again by the second half of next year, subject to world market price of oil and stability in the exchange ... the country’s depleting foreign reserves ...
Future Of The Dollar As World Reserve Currency
Forbes - 10/25/2013 4:26:47 PM
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Top 12 Countries with Highest Foreign Exchange Reserves
Silicon India - 5/14/2013 4:17:51 AM
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Top 10 Countries By Reserves of Foreign Exchange And Gold
Jagran Josh - 8/8/2010 11:54:12 PM
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Russia And China Want Gold To Diversify Massive Foreign Exchange Reserves
Seeking Alpha - 8/5/2013 7:14:25 PM
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