|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
Saudi stock market to open up to foreign investment
Al Arabiya News - 4/17/2015 8:17:52 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its stock market to direct foreign investment on June 15 ... will bring large volumes of capital into the country. With a value of around $532 billion - the bourse is the Arab world's biggest stock market and one of its most diverse.
Saudi Arabia to Open Stock Market to Foreign Investors on June 15
Wall Street Journal - 4/17/2015 8:25:02 AM
Saudi Arabia will open its $530 billion stock market to foreign investments on June 15, a keenly awaited move that will give international investors direct access to the Middle ... share sale ever in the Arab world. To that extent, foreign investors ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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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 (FDI). The country ... stock exchange). Assets acquired from ...
India Unties $6.4 Billion Tax Knot That Irked Foreign Investors
Bloomberg - 4/22/2015 12:36:48 PM
India said foreign ... poured into stocks and bonds from overseas. Foreign institutional investors domiciled in countries that signed double taxation avoidance treaties with India are exempt from these levies, Central Board of Direct Taxes Chairwoman ...
Foreign investment optimism
Ekantipur - 4/20/2015 2:52:11 AM
With a few new projects signed, including a Power Trade Agreement (PTA) with India, the expectation is that once a new constitution is written, Nepal will be host to plenty of foreign direct investment ... of the worst countries in the world for doing ...
Bilateral Investment Treaty (BIT) Between US And China Moving Ahead
Live Trading News - 4/21/2015 5:07:01 AM
Lou made China’s stance known in an interview on the sidelines of the just-concluded World Bank ... share of their overseas investment. China has shortened the negative list on which foreign investments are restricted by host countries in the pilot ...
President Aquino sees sustained rise of FDIs to the Philippines
interaksyon.com - 4/24/2015 8:02:25 AM
MANILA - Citing the trend of the past few years and what he considers the investors' faith in the country ... Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs) in the Philippines. Keynoting the 20th Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) anniversary celebration at the ...
The Philippines’ Economy Set to Double by 2029
Economy Watch - 4/22/2015 12:58:16 PM
Latest news about the state of the world economy ... a rising middle class in the country and foreign direct investment (FDI). A higher standard of living and an increase in consumerism translate into more investment from abroad, most notably in the ...
World of opportunity
Connecticut College - 4/21/2015 11:58:01 PM
Today, at least 40 of the College’s 179 faculty members hail from abroad, while 100 currently enrolled students are foreign citizens ... ‘Looking to see the world’ Bothur is a direct beneficiary of the Conn ethos. He started his own financial ...
MAT row: Foreign investors to get tax treaty shield on tax demands
Live Mint - 4/22/2015 2:31:20 PM
New Delhi/Mumbai: India said foreign ... into stocks and bonds from abroad. Foreign institutional investors domiciled in countries that signed double taxation avoidance treaties with India are exempt from these levies, Central Board of Direct Taxes ...
Middle East ETFs Set to Soar on Saudi Arabia's Foreign Access - ETF News And Commentary
NASDAQ - 4/20/2015 9:25:54 AM
This is especially true, as the world ... investment funds to gain exposure to this stock market (read: OPEC ETFs Crushed by Oil Crash: What Next?). The plan for foreign direct investment in Saudi stocks, approved last year, will be a big boon for the country.
ASEAN: Asia’s Hottest Investment?
The Diplomat - 4/23/2015 1:18:34 PM
Since its formation in 1967, the ASEAN region has grown to account for 8.8 percent of the world’s population and with an ... the fastest to seize on ASEAN’s potential, with net foreign direct investment (FDI) of $75 billion over 2011 to 2013, followed ...
RPT-INVESTMENT FOCUS-Foreigners queue for opening of $500 bln Saudi bourse
Reuters - 4/20/2015 7:24:12 AM
Worth more than all other Gulf Arab markets combined, it is one of the last major global bourses to allow direct investment ... proposed foreign ownership be capped at 10 percent of the market's total value and 20 percent of any particular stock.
INVESTMENT FOCUS-Foreigners queue for opening of $500 bln Saudi bourse
Yahoo Finance - 4/20/2015 7:31:22 AM
Saudi among last big bourses to allow direct foreign investment ... a substantial country which offers exposure not just to energy but also to infrastructure, financials and other sectors." While market capitalisations vary with stock prices and currency ...