|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
Nigeria lost N757.44bn in transactions to other countries in Q1 of 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 10/6/2015 8:42:57 AM
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DailyFX - 10/8/2015 3:04:08 AM
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Himalayan Times - 10/3/2015 3:45:52 AM
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The Country Today - 10/8/2015 8:11:57 AM
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IN - 10/5/2015 8:29:49 AM
... the World Bank's adjustment now sets the poverty line at $1.90 a day.The World Bank said the change reflects new data on differences in the cost of living across countries, while preserving the real purchasing power of the previous.Using the new ...
New IMF report: Ghana's public debt will hit 72% of GDP by end of year
Modern Ghana - 10/8/2015 12:05:11 AM
Ghana's public debt will by end of this year account for about 72 percent of the ... Peru Wednesday ahead of the Fund’s annual meetings. Current figures by the Ministry of Finance put the country’s public debt – as at July this year – at around ...
Nepal’s growth to drop to 3.4% this year: World Bank
India - 10/5/2015 6:13:49 AM
Washington, Oct 5: With Nepal’s economy hit by two devastating earthquakes this year and now facing a domestic political turmoil, the World Bank has said that ... which will tip the current account balance into deficit, despite increasing remittances ...
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IMF expects India to retain world's fastest growing economy tag
Economic Times - 10/7/2015 3:55:26 AM
NEW DELHI: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects India to retain its recently acquired status as the world's fastest growing major economy even as it pared the country's growth ... The narrowing of the current account deficit has lowered external ...
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NDTV - 10/5/2015 1:30:28 PM
Confirming India as the fastest growing one among the large economies in the world, the bank in its latest report projected the country to grow 8 per cent ... But India's current account deficit and nominal exchange rate were barely impacted, it said.
German trade balance misses forecast in August
IFA Magazine - 10/8/2015 9:52:10 AM
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Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
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IRS Begins Sending Individual Account Information to Foreign Countries
Wall Street Journal - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
The IRS said it received digital information about U.S. taxpayers’ foreign accounts from governments and firms around the world, and it sent information on foreigners’ U.S. accounts to government authorities in as many as 34 countries. While ...