|Rank||Country||Current Account Balance (US$)|
|18||United Arab Emirates||26,320,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||5,058,000,000|
|42||Congo, Republic of the||1,849,000,000|
|48||British Virgin Islands||362,600,000|
|68||Sao Tome and Principe||-77,500,000|
|74||Saint Kitts and Nevis||-133,800,000|
|84||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||-221,600,000|
|87||Central African Republic||-234,400,000|
|90||Antigua and Barbuda||-268,300,000|
|98||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||-419,000,000|
|132||Bosnia and Herzegovina||-1,583,000,000|
|163||Papua New Guinea||-4,818,000,000|
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, 2012See also: Current Account Balance map
Lithuania's current account balance was EUR 36.8 mln in Q4
The Baltic Course - 3/27/2015 1:14:47 PM
this led to the build-up of an EUR 36.8 million current account balance (CAB) deficit in the country's balance of payments in Q4 2014, writes LETA/ELTA. In 2014, the CAB deficit built up for a third time. The increasing official reserve assets resulted in ...
Country In Focus: Brazil
Seeking Alpha - 3/27/2015 7:38:21 AM
Brazil is the world's seventh-largest economy and its population ... naturally, a worsening trade balance, and therefore a worsening current account balance. In terms of what is funding the growing deficit, the proportion that is covered by FDI has ...
Brazil’s current account gap narrows in February
Business Recorder - 3/24/2015 8:13:32 PM
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ETFs to Capture Excess Exporting Countries
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Brazil current account deficit $6.879 billion in February
customstoday.com.pk - 3/24/2015 5:14:34 PM
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Lee Kuan Yew: The man who championed China onto the world stage, observers say
Channel News Asia - 3/27/2015 9:54:21 AM
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Less teams in 2019 World Cup: ICC chief
Dawn - 3/27/2015 9:32:53 AM
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Tanzania's current account deficit narrows 4.7 pct in year to Jan
Yahoo News - 3/23/2015 1:33:51 PM
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Europe wants one more of its teams in the 2018 World Cup
Washington Post - 3/26/2015 11:57:14 AM
That includes host country Russia, which is granted an automatic place in what has traditionally been a 32-team tournament, as well as a more controversial proposition — that UEFA deserves to enter at least one more team in the World Cup to account for ...
Ambitious Uzbek youngsters eye World Cup surprise
FIFA - 3/26/2015 1:23:08 PM
As a matter of fact, as many as 15 players from this current squad are ... eligible to play for the country and who are capable of competing at this age level. I want them to showcase their progress in front of the watching world and make our fans happy.”
128,000 agents to offer access by year-end
asia.nikkei.com - 3/27/2015 10:30:09 AM
Users can check their balances and transfer money using mobile phones. The four lenders plan to appoint some 128,000 agents by the end of 2015, more than 30 times the total number of bank branches in the country ... account, according to the World Bank.
Honda targets at producing 6.4 million units by 2016
GAADI - 3/27/2015 10:44:28 AM
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In Tunisia, a plea to balance security with newfound freedoms
The Christian Science Monitor - 3/24/2015 9:39:26 PM
“When terrorists strike in a country like Tunisia, their hope is for repression ... but politics remains polarized between secularists and Islamists. The current coalition government took office last month and includes both the secularist Nidaa Tounes ...
Saudis, Egypt consider intervention in Yemen, likely by air
The Roanoke Times - 3/25/2015 3:11:42 PM
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Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
The balance of the current account tells us if a country has a deficit or ... A surplus is indicative of an economy that is a net creditor to the rest of the world. It shows how much a country is saving as opposed to investing. What this means is that ...