Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Debt - external map
How African countries can break the cycle of debt dependency
mgafrica.com - 8/24/2016 2:44:21 PM
Africa’s debt crisis The continent’s sovereign external debt ... The Global Finance report lists the country as the 62nd poorest country in the world. Foreign direct investment cancer Concessional policies associated with foreign direct investment ...
Countries With The Most External Debt
worldatlas.com - 7/28/2016 11:58:55 PM
The external debt of Mexico equals $235,990,148,633. The beginning of Mexico’s extreme levels of debt began during the 60’s and 70’s when the country borrowed from international lenders to fund industrialization efforts. The world economy went into ...
Economy in brief: Foreign debt reaches $323.8b as of June: BI
The Jakarta Post - 8/25/2016 8:52:24 AM
JAKARTA: The Indonesian central bank has announced that as of June this year, the country’s external debt amounted to US$323.8 billion, having grown 6.2 percent compared to the same period last year. Of the total, public sector external debt growth ...
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
... countries are small countries in the developing world. Armenia has the lowest debt at $3.4B. However this was an increase of 15.1% from 2007. Some of the countries have been reducing their external debt. Switzerland and the UK reduced it the most at ...
Mozambique’s foreign currency reserves fell US$29.2 million in July
clubofmozambique.com - 8/25/2016 6:03:36 PM
Mozambique continues to show a reduction of net international reserves (foreign currency reserves), reducing the country’s ability to respond ... US$7.9 million in external debt service and miscellaneous state payments of US$6.7 million.
Three Ways To Profit From China's Rising Global Economic Influence
Forbes - 8/24/2016 4:53:12 PM
China is the world’s second largest creditor nation, just behind Japan. Moreover, China’s foreign-denominated debt makes up just under 5% of the country’s total debt, or around $1.5 trillion. Underpinned by a $3.2 trillion foreign reserves pile and a ...
Are zombie courses creating mindless, debt-ridden students in higher education?
State Journal Register - 8/23/2016 11:56:43 PM
With college costs rapidly escalating, student debt growing, and the real-world applications of some college degrees ... who listed off a series of dubious courses from around the country, such as "Video Games and the Boundaries of Narrative," "Disney ...
Myanmar's foreign debt remains over 8 bln USD: official
China Economic Net - 8/17/2016 12:47:58 AM
the total foreign debt of the country amounted to 9.08 billion U.S. dollars as of March, 2015. That amount has been loaned during the period since 1988. Myanmar owed most of the debts with Paris Club members, including China, Japan, World Bank and Asian ...
World debt tables 1990-91 : external debt of developing countries - supplement (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 8/30/1991 11:55:15 PM
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QEDS: Quarterly External Debt Statistics
datatopics.worldbank.org - 8/22/2016 6:39:57 AM
The QEDS databases brings together detailed external debt data of countries that subscribe ... In October 2014, the World Bank in collaboration with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), launched the new Quarterly External Debt Statistics (QEDS) SDDS ...
Attendance To The Louvre Has Dropped By 20 Percent This Year
The Huffington Post - 8/25/2016 6:25:04 PM
The state’s minister of foreign affairs ... for roughly seven percent of the country’s economy. In a phone conversation with a representative for the Louvre — which is the most-visited museum in the world — artnet News discovered that attendance ...