|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
Analysis: Cuban economists’ take on the new foreign investment law
Cuban Standard - 4/24/2014 8:34:25 AM
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5 green stocks from abroad for the climate change investor
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Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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China says to ease restrictions on overseas investments
Yahoo Finance - 4/11/2014 3:27:43 AM
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion will no longer need approval, the ... individuals buy foreign equities overseas. China's non-financial outbound foreign direct investment ...
Tanzania: Foreign Direct Investment From China to Surge 50 Percent
AllAfrica - 4/22/2014 4:19:06 AM
Beijing — CHINA'S Foreign Direct ... countries, the purpose is to improve china firms into modern market economy. "These new financial reforms are like an athlete exercising in sport field to know the rule of the game, before entering an overseas ...
Volume of China’s direct investments rose by 16.8% in 2013
Kazakh TV - 4/23/2014 4:39:23 AM
As Xinhua news agency reports, in comparison with last year, the volume of China’s Foreign Direct Investments increased by 16.8%. Financial capital was invested into more than 5000 companies in 156 countries of the world. $65.4 billion or 72.6% of the ...
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 ...
China cuts red tape on investments abroad
7 News Yahoo - 4/11/2014 2:30:27 AM
REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion ($1.07 billion pounds) will no longer need approval, the ... financial outbound foreign direct investment rose ...
China's foreign investment up
Iafrica - 4/17/2014 8:28:24 AM
Foreign direct ... excludes investment in financial sectors, totalled $31.55-billion in the March quarter, the commerce ministry said in a statement. However, investment in March declined 1.47 percent to $12.24-billion, it said. "Major Asian countries ...
The million-dollar question: Is FDI coming to Hungary?
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Foreign investment law to be revised [China Daily: Africa Weekly]
TMCnet.com - 4/16/2014 10:16:58 AM
"China should combine foreign investment law with company law, which will give national treatment to overseas companies on the Chinese mainland and pave the way for the ... China is the world's second-largest recipient of foreign direct investment.
Chicago area aims to attract more foreign investments
Chicago Tribune - 4/17/2014 11:58:59 PM
World Business ... The potential for foreign direct investment to boost metropolitan economies is significant enough that the Brookings Institution is carrying out its first analysis of how it "plays out across the country," said Devashree Saha, associate ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
As of the 1890s, for example, foreign investors owned about one-fifth of the stock ... country in the world. Thus: In 2011 the United States received a flow of foreign direct investment of nearly $227 billion, and Americans invested directly abroad almost ...
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
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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 ... together a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...
China January foreign direct investment rises in sign of confidence
Finance Yahoo - 2/18/2014 11:10:15 AM
BEIJING (Reuters) - China drew $10.76 billion in foreign direct investment ... of foreign investment every year since joining the World Trade Organization in 2001, as businesses jumped at the chance to enter the world's most populous country.