|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
South Korea Earned $10 Billion Current Account Surplus in March
Latin American Herald Tribune - 5/2/2016 3:05:01 PM
SEOUL - South Korea in March attained a current account surplus of $10 billion ... the twenty-ninth consecutive month of surplus in the country, driven mainly by the increase in the surplus of the balance of goods, which was $12 billion, 65.12 percent ...
US places 5 countries on trade monitoring list
albawwaba.net - 5/1/2016 6:33:47 PM
The US Treasury Department has released its watchlist of countries which are to be monitored for their foreign exchange practices. "China, Japan, Germany and Korea are identified as a result of a material current account surplus combined with a significant ...
S. Korea posts longest monthly current accounts surplus for 49 months
China Economic Net - 5/2/2016 6:08:09 AM
South Korea's economy posted the longest monthly current account surplus for 49 straight ... Exports to both the Middle East and Latin American countries sank more than 30 percent. Service account balance, which measures the flow of travel, transport ...
Foreign portfolio investors from some countries may get most favoured nation tag
Economic Times - 5/2/2016 12:53:11 AM
"Just like in the trade world we have the concept of MFN, representation has been made to Sebi that countries such as US, Canada, Japan and Europe, which account for 99% of the ... as per the current rules. Custodians who have been charged with the ...
US puts countries with big surpluses on monitoring list
freemalaysiatoday.com - 4/30/2016 10:02:34 PM
Low oil prices had swelled the coffers of oil importing countries, including China, Germany, Taiwan and Korea. In particular, Treasury noted Germany had the second-largest current account surplus in the world, part of which could “be used to support ...
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Business Recorder - 4/27/2016 8:47:23 PM
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Governor of BI Addresses the ACI World Congress in Jakarta
globalindonesianvoices.com - 4/30/2016 1:17:02 AM
W Martowardojo expressed a sense of relief on Friday (29/4) to participants of the world financial ... and 2009 the country’s economy grew by 6.4 percent and 4.6 percent respectively. Agus Martowardojo said Indonesia’s current account deficit was ...
U.S. places Japan, 4 other countries on trade monitoring list
Japan Today - 4/30/2016 12:05:27 AM
If those talks fail, the United States can seek to impose trade sanctions such as penalty tariffs, though those sanctions must win approval of the World Trade Organization. The last country ever ... of the nation’s current account trade surplus with ...
Defying A Superficially Erotic World
The Huffington Post - 5/1/2016 6:45:07 AM
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Japan warned by US against currency devaluation - Rabobank
Forex Street - 5/2/2016 7:41:12 AM
running large current-account surpluses. The clear US message is that all countries concerned should look to structural reforms and or/fiscal stimulus rather than ‘FX Wars’ to try to grow faster, without which “global growth has suffered and will ...
Managing debt in our overleveraged world
Japan Times - 5/2/2016 9:42:53 AM
In the years since the 2008 global financial crisis, austerity and balance-sheet repair have been the watchwords ... interest-rate environment might look like in the post-crisis world, it is reasonable to assume that it will not look like it does today ...
Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Yahoo Finance - 6/14/2013 3:29:46 PM
The balance of payments (BOP) is the place where countries ... the world. Transactions are either marked as a credit or a debit. Within the BOP there are three separate categories under which different transactions are categorized: the current account ...
Current account balance improves as deficit shrinks $1 billion
The Express Tribune - 9/19/2015 12:13:24 AM
The current ... account balance in the last two months was mainly because of shrinking trade deficit in both goods and services. A deficit or surplus reflects whether a country is a net borrower or lender of capital with respect to the rest of the world.
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Launching the checklist as part of the activities marking the 2016 World Day for Safety and Health at the Workplace, the minister emphasised the desire of President Muhammadu Buhari to reposition the country for ... An appropriate balance between work ...