|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad map
Saudis to impose 20% foreign ownership limit on stocks
Arabian Business - 8/19/2014 8:24:31 AM
Overseas ... on combined foreign ownership of any listed stock, a major Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign ...
Saudis to impose 20 pct foreign ownership limit on stocks -paper
Zawya - 8/19/2014 7:20:05 AM
DUBAI, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Overseas ... foreign ownership of any listed stock, a major Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Myanmar: From Investment Abroad to Improvement at Home
The Diplomat - 8/17/2014 12:05:48 AM
as Myanmar continues to attract streams of overseas investors, questions remain as to how to tailor foreign direct investment (FDI) to Myanmar’s advantage, given that the interests of foreign firms do not always coincide with those of the host country.
Saudi to limit foreign ownership on stocks to 20%
Emirates247 - 8/19/2014 3:55:29 PM
Overseas ... on combined foreign ownership of any listed stock, a Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign ...
Foreign investors face 20% ceiling on listed stocks
Saudi Gazette - 8/19/2014 10:14:52 PM
DUBAI — Overseas investors ... ceiling on combined foreign ownership of any listed stock. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world’s biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign institutions ...
Spending Spree – China pours investment into Portuguese-speaking countries
Macauhub - 8/15/2014 6:13:15 AM
The port is a symbol of China’s investment in Portuguese-speaking countries (PSC), which has risen dramatically in the last five years. During that period, China has become one of the world’s largest foreign ... s outbound direct investment in 2013 ...
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment ... the stock exchange). Assets acquired from abroad by foreign ...
As Saudi bourse opens, foreigners face clash of investment cultures
Kuwait Times - 8/14/2014 2:56:59 PM
Seventy-year-old Saudi Arabian stock speculator Mohamed Al-Otaibi says he lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in the crash of 2006, but he’s back trading again as the Arab world’s biggest bourse prepares to open to direct foreign investment.
Most Hong Kong Stocks Decline After China FDI Report
Bloomberg - 8/18/2014 1:37:41 AM
Most Hong Kong stocks fell after a report showed China’s foreign direct investment unexpectedly slumped last month, adding to a string of worse-than-estimated data on the world’s second ... fell 1.3 percent to HK$6.27. Country Garden Holdings Co ...
Ethiopia - Africa's Third Largest Recipient of Foreign Direct Investment
AllAfrica - 7/1/2014 8:25:21 AM
The report, released last Tuesday, also indicates the FDI flows to southern Africa almost doubled The World Investment ... in 2012. The country has also registered a significant increase in their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) stock - the amount of ...
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from China ...