|Rank||Country||Current Account Balance (US$)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||52,670,001,152|
|51||Congo, Republic of the||638,200,000|
|52||Trinidad and Tobago||414,100,000|
|54||British Virgin Islands||362,600,000|
|65||Micronesia, Federated States of||-34,300,000|
|71||Sao Tome and Principe||-59,000,000|
|78||Saint Kitts and Nevis||-133,100,000|
|79||Central African Republic||-133,800,000|
|82||Antigua and Barbuda||-164,800,000|
|85||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||-207,700,000|
|118||Bosnia and Herzegovina||-939,500,032|
|148||Papua New Guinea||-2,396,000,000|
|151||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||-2,544,000,000|
Definition: This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. 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: Current Account Balance map
World Bank expects Malaysia’s current account surplus to fall
freemalaysiatoday.com - 7/1/2016 1:07:55 AM
KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank expects Malaysia’s current account surplus to narrow ... is based on reduction in commodity balance on export of commodity due to low commodity prices compared with last year,” Senior Country Economist, Malaysia, Rafael ...
Colossal Current Account Deficit Promises a Notably Weaker British Pound
poundsterlinglive.com - 7/1/2016 6:58:41 AM
The current account is one of two components that make up the Balance of Payments (BoP) - the BoP is best described as the country’s bank account with the rest of the world. The value of the BoP depends on: 1) how much the UK earns from the export of ...
World Bank expects Malaysia’s current account surplus to fall to 2.1 per cent this year
BORNEO POST online - 6/30/2016 11:06:14 PM
KUALA LUMPUR: The World Bank expects Malaysia’s current account surplus to narrow ... is based on reduction in commodity balance on export of commodity due to low commodity prices compared to last year,” Senior Country Economist, Malaysia, Dr Rafael ...
UK current account deficit running at a near record high
CITY A.M. - 6/30/2016 9:44:30 AM
The UK's current account deficit ... stoking fears about a balance of payments crisis in the wake of the UK's referendum on the EU. The deficit - a measure of the difference between money coming in and going out of the country - came in at £32.6bn in ...
Rift between Britain current account deficits, GDP may affect sterling
mobile.bignewsnetwork.com - 7/1/2016 1:36:33 AM
LONDON, U.K. – Britain’s trading position with the rest of the world is ... investment income balance, but it's not getting any worse... It's partly because we've been growing faster than our overseas partners.” The current account deficit reportedly ...
UK current account deficit fails to narrow as expected in first quarter
Reuters - 6/30/2016 8:32:55 AM
LONDON - Britain's vast current account deficit failed to narrow as expected in the first three months of this year and remained close to an all-time high, official data showed on Thursday, suggesting the ... who cover Britain's balance of payments ...
UK Q1 Current Account Deficit Stays near Record Levels
economiccalendar.com - 6/30/2016 9:23:02 AM
The overall current account position was close to balance for non-EU countries, but there was another substantial deficit with the EU of close to £30bn for the quarter. The current account deficit will be an even more sensitive market issue in the short ...
UK current account deficit remains high
Financial Times - 6/30/2016 5:29:47 PM
The UK’s current account deficit ... reinforcing the country’s continued reliance on foreign capital. In the first quarter of 2016, the UK borrowed £32.6bn — or 6.9 per cent of gross domestic product — from the rest of the world.
China Q1 final current account surplus at $39.3bn: FX regulator
Business Recorder - 6/30/2016 7:21:20 AM
BEIJING: China posted a final current account surplus of $39.3 billion in the first quarter of this year and a deficit of $200 million in its capital and financial account, the country's foreign exchange regulator said on Thursday. Earlier, China posted a ...
British current account deficit still near record levels
Gadgets and Technology - 6/30/2016 11:39:02 AM
The ONS said Thursday that the U.K.'s current-account ... world narrowed in the first quarter, although it remains large relative to the size of the economy. The pound fell to its lowest level against the dollar for more than 30 years after the country's ...
S.Korea's current account surplus posts 10.36 bln USD in May
China - 7/1/2016 1:50:52 AM
South Korea's current account surplus posted 10.36 billion U.S. dollars in May, the largest monthly figure in 2016, central bank data showed on Friday. The current account balance ... longest monthly surplus in the country's history.
India, Pakistan among countries that will see most under-5 deaths
Firstpost - 6/28/2016 3:30:28 PM
The State of the World's Children', UNICEF's annual flagship report ... for around half of these and South Asia for another third. The report said five countries will account for more than half of the global burden of under-five deaths -- India ...
Current Account Deficit May Slip Below 1% In FY17: Chief Economic Advisor
NDTV - 6/29/2016 10:31:37 PM
Hyderabad: India's current account deficit may dip below 1 per cent this fiscal ... It is going to have ripples around the world. People are very anxiously looking at whether in the US election also something similar might happen. From India's point ...
Kiss Your ‘Domestic’ Bias Goodbye, Central Bankers of the World
Bloomberg - 6/30/2016 9:40:20 PM
In the euro area, which is closely linked to the U.K.’s situation because its member countries are ... they’re operating in a world where monetary policy is the only pillar supporting growth, and so they feel the need to account for every risk, said ...
World Bank president lauds Rajan
wap.business-standard.com - 6/30/2016 9:58:49 AM
World Bank ... and hoped this country would continue to ensure an independent Reserve Bank (RBI) head. The government, meanwhile, argued for improvement of India's position in the 'Ease of Doing Business' ranking by the Bank, from the current 130 of ...