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
wow.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.
Global Investment – The Role of Emerging Markets
bankunderground.co.uk - 9/22/2016 11:56:56 PM
This note makes two observations: 1) Despite weak investment in advanced economies, investment is not weak globally – as a share of world GDP, capital investment ... measure of capital investment – gross fixed capital formation. Is global investment ...
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION - PRIVATE SECTOR (% OF GDP) IN LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES UN CLASSIFICATION
tradingeconomics.com - 9/13/2016 8:18:33 PM
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION; PRIVATE SECTOR (% OF GDP) IN LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES UN CLASSIFICATION WAS LAST MEASURED AT 17.67 IN 2014, ACCORDING TO THE WORLD BANK. PRIVATE INVESTMENT COVERS GROSS OUTLAYS BY THE PRIVATE SECTOR (INCLUDING PRIVATE ...
India has the 9th largest market capitalisation in the world
caclubindia.com - 9/21/2016 5:50:04 AM
India is the ninth largest country in the world in terms of market capitalisation of $1.66 trillion (Rs.100 lakh crore) and its market capitalization-to-gross domestic product ... bringing diversification in their investment portfolios.
2016 Community Leadership Awards finalists named
Investment News - 9/25/2016 4:19:25 AM
Best Buddies programs, now in 50 states and 50 countries, focus on four major divisions ... and now hundreds of sick and neglected children in orphanages around the world are living better lives. In 2010, Michael T. Meltzer, a portfolio manager at ...
Microblading Eyebrow Trend | Video
PopSugar Celebrity - 9/23/2016 6:55:06 PM
Lindsey, the owner, has been in the permanent cosmetics world for several years and won the 2016 World of Microblading Championship in Amsterdam this year. To say she knows symmetry of the face would be a gross understatement. "I tell everyone to expect a ...
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
economicshelp.org - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Investment increases both aggregate demand, but also increases future productive capacity. The UK and US economy are more geared towards consumption spending. The global average for gross fixed capital formation is 20% Some of the poorest countries ...
East Timor's development dilemma
asia.nikkei.com - 9/25/2016 12:58:59 AM
Dougan points out that in 1974, the last full year that Portugal ruled this country ... private investment, there will be no economic transformation and diversification," he said. The thinking puzzles international aid donors. The World Bank and the ...
Chinese Investment Stokes Global Coal Growth
The Diplomat - 9/24/2016 8:09:40 AM
This is despite commitments from China’s top leaders to deliver clean energy and low carbon infrastructure for developing countries. The world’s largest carbon ... Jinping agreed to strictly control public investment for overseas projects with high ...
Capital expenditure fails to pick up pace
Ekantipur - 9/25/2016 2:53:31 AM
Timely and quality capital spending is a must for a developing country ... investment, create jobs and accelerate economic growth. A report prepared by the National Planning Commission says every rupee that the government contributes to gross fixed capital ...
Coal tar market demand, revenue, structure, gross margin, investment with focus on China industry forecasts to 2016 available in new report
Whatech - 9/23/2016 3:34:40 PM
Processing capacity of the world's largest single coal tar distillation apparatus ... 2004-2013 Export of Coal Tar in China (by Country), 2014 Import Volume of Coal Tar in China, 2004-2014 Phenol Export & Import Volume and Price in China, 2009-2015 O ...
PM proposes plan to assist highly indebted middle-income countries
Jamaica Observer - 9/24/2016 9:21:15 AM
In proposing the HIMIC Initiative during the General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly in New York yesterday, Holness said countries could receive assistance in the form of investment ... on the basis of gross domestic product (GDP) per ...
World Bank: Superbugs Will Push More into Poverty
US News and World Report - 9/19/2016 7:35:38 PM
The rise of drug-resistant bacteria will cause an economic devastation that will be equal to or worse than the Great Recession, says a report released Monday by the World ... countries – into extreme poverty by 2050. It projects that annual global gross ...
PowerShares Launches Variable Rate Investment Grade Portfolio (VRIG)
Market Watch - 9/22/2016 8:54:59 AM
The ETF will be actively managed by IFI, which collectively has more than 34 years of experience in fixed income ... a wide range of investment strategies and vehicles to our clients around the world. Operating in more than 20 countries, the firm is ...