Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
List of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP
digplanet.com - 12/5/1990 11:58:07 PM
This is the list of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP ... The list is based on the CIA World Factbook data.  Dependent territories and not fully recognized states are not ranked. Country Investment 2008 est.
World Bank GDP Growth Forecast For India Reduced To 7% After Demonetisation
newsworldindia.in - 1/11/2017 8:52:12 AM
The World Bank decelerated India’s growth for ... In its report, the Bank said there has been slowdown in investment in South Asia. “In India, gross fixed capital formation has been on a downward trend since 2011, with a shift in the composition ...
China's 2016 fixed-asset investment in transportation tops 2.8 trln yuan
Xinhua News Agency - 1/19/2017 11:20:12 AM
Fixed-asset investment includes capital spent on infrastructure, property, machinery and other physical assets. China's total railway operation length reached 121,000 km -- the world's second ... of its big cities. The country will also renovate 30,000 ...
PIMCO Launches Global ESG Investment Platform
EIN Newsdesk - 1/19/2017 10:08:37 AM
Across the vast fixed income universe, small change can have an enormous positive impact." PIMCO is a leading global investment management firm, with offices in 11 countries throughout ... States and throughout the world. ©2017, PIMCO PIMCO Investments ...
Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov: Russian Economy to Grow by 1-2% in 2017
Inside Fidelity - 1/19/2017 2:54:56 PM
Gross domestic ... speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "We are also hoping that foreign direct investment will start flowing very soon," Mr. Shuvalov said. In general the bond market is volatile, and fixed income securities carry ...
Q3 2016: gross domestic product continues to increase
Gas World - 1/11/2017 5:41:55 PM
nonresidential fixed investment, personal consumption expenditures (PCE), and state and local government spending increased more than previously estimated, but the general picture of economic growth remains the same. Real gross domestic income (GDI ...
Reliance Jio’s Investment Is More Than Three Countries’ Output
bloombergquint.com - 1/20/2017 12:52:04 PM
The Reliance Jio Infocomm, which claims to be the world's largest startup, has a total investment worth more than the combined gross domestic product (GDP) of three South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries. Reliance Industries Ltd ...
Latest World Bank report
customstoday.com.pk - 1/14/2017 2:57:53 AM
Earlier, the bank had projected the growth in Gross ... foreign investment. At a time the countries in the region are blaming Pakistan for everything going wrong on their lands and are tarnishing the economic image of the country, the latest World Bank ...
World Economic Situation and Prospects: Growth Too Slow for SDG 1 and 8 Targets
climate-l.iisd.org - 1/19/2017 3:09:15 PM
The report attributes this slow rate of growth to decreases in productivity growth, investment and trade. Looking forward, world gross product is predicted to grow by 2.7% in 2017 and 2.9% in 2018 due to economic stabilization. Developing countries are ...
Investment key to raising South Africa’s lagging growth potential – World Bank
clubofmozambique.com - 1/18/2017 10:02:38 AM
The World ... fixed investment, South Africa will also not reduce unemployment, which climbed to a 13-year high in 2016, or achieve the NDP’s goals of eliminating extreme poverty and reducing income inequality by 2030. Owing to the country’s weak ...
One percent of Indians own 58% of country's wealth: Oxfam inequality report
Yahoo News - 1/16/2017 10:26:29 AM
Fifty-seven billionaires in India possess as much wealth as the poorest 70% of the country, according to ... are most rich can afford the best investment advice. Despite this growth of wealth, governments across the world lose taxes and valuable income ...
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) in Least developed countries UN classification
tradingeconomics.com - 10/31/2009 11:58:10 PM
in Least developed countries UN classification was last measured at 25.94 in 2014, according to the World Bank. Gross fixed capital formation (formerly gross domestic fixed investment) includes land improvements (fences, ditches, drains, and so on); plant ...
Inward and Outward Foreign Direct Investment Flows and Stock
knoema.com - 1/16/2017 6:47:34 PM
This table contains information on foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows and outflows by individual country ... present: FDI world shares, FDI values per capita, and FDI percentage ratios with respect to GDP, gross fixed capital formation (GFCF ...
Salawudeen: Regulators, Operators Must Work Together to Save
This Day Live - 1/22/2017 12:25:14 AM
Anywhere in the world if you are a professional broker it is ... Companies accept life insurance cover from the general public and use it for investment purposes to develop the economy of the country. That is where insurance invest their money through ...
Trump's China trash talk risks collateral damage to global economy: Bloomberg View
OregonLive - 1/21/2017 9:59:05 AM
Trade between the world's two biggest economies supports around 2.6 million American jobs, according to the U.S.-China Business Council. While the U.S. continues to have a gaping goods-trade deficit with China, its exports of services to the country are ...