Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. 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: Debt - external map
Growth in external private debt makes emerging economies vulnerable: Moody's
Net India 123 - 7/21/2016 9:05:17 AM
Total emerging and frontier market external debt -- defined as debt owed by residents of a country to non-residents -- has almost ... Moody's expects that global economic growth will remain sluggish for the medium term and commodity prices will stay ...
'India's External Debt Of $474 Billion Forms 16% Of APAC Borrowing'
NDTV - 7/21/2016 1:22:59 PM
Additionally, the country's external debt to GDP ratio has risen from 17 per cent in 2005 ... As per Moody's estimates, global economic growth would remain sluggish for the medium term, while commodity prices would stay low for several years going forward.
Clinton vs. Trump as commander in chief: A world of difference
CNN - 7/29/2016 4:38:06 AM
The contrast with Trump's record of zero public service and his cartoonish understanding of the world at ... the American foreign policy establishment, which for the past several decades has viewed the United States as an "exceptional country," a phrase ...
The Three Key Challenges of International Debt Collection
The Huffington Post - 7/29/2016 1:46:18 AM
That section included stats from a 2014 World Bank survey which ranked 189 countries ... liquidation of debtor assets as a means to collect some of your owed debt. In some foreign countries--particularly in the ones with less organised court systems ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
Global stocks fall on poor company results, dollar slides
Reuters - 7/28/2016 12:10:15 PM
MSCI's all-country stock index .MIWD00000PUS slid 0.07 percent and the ... In Europe, investors bought more than 8 billion euros of new debt from Italy, a day before Rome faces a crunch health check of its banks. The extra yield investors demand to hold ...
'India's external debt of $474 bn forms 16% of APAC borrowing'
Money Control - 7/21/2016 3:17:31 PM
Emerging markets are increasingly becoming vulnerable to global shocks after a decade-long build-up of debt, with the Asia Pacific region, including India, seeing the largest growth in external borrowings, says a report by Moody's.
Moody's: Rising emerging market debt increases risks; Middle East and Africa least vulnerable
CPI Financial - 7/21/2016 7:39:23 AM
Total emerging and frontier market external debt -- defined as debt owed by residents of a country to non-residents - has almost ... Moody's expects that global economic growth will remain sluggish for the medium term and commodity prices will stay low ...
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 1/12/2016 11:57:31 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
Emerging economies become vulnerable as foreign debt rises
Live Mint - 7/21/2016 1:08:40 PM
Growing at a fast clip of 10.6% a year, the external debt of emerging economies has tripled over the last decade to $8.2 billion in 2015, said the global rating agency in a report on Thursday. Moody’s studied 83 emerging countries that included 17 Asian ...
For Sale: Half Of One Of The World's Biggest Holes
Forbes - 7/28/2016 3:56:20 AM
Not half of any hole, half of one of the world ... Some of the debt-reduction campaign is being achieved by applying cash flow to debt with $968 million repaid so far this year. But the big cuts are coming from asset sales and one of the countries ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
... countries are small countries in the developing world. Armenia has the lowest debt at $3.4B. However this was an increase of 15.1% from 2007. Some of the countries have been reducing their external debt. Switzerland and the UK reduced it the most at ...
“Drowning in External Debt.” Tunisia’s Economy Shows the Strain
Tunisia Live - 7/21/2016 1:30:08 PM
is emblematic of many of the difficulties the country is currently facing; namely, the high rates of unemployment, the decrease in economic growth and mounting external debt. During a special debate with journalist Borhene Bsaies broadcast on the national ...
From the same country? At conventions, Republicans focus on peril, Democrats see promise
Dallas News - 7/29/2016 9:53:04 AM
Terrorists coddled by Barack Obama menace its citizens and foreign friends alike ... “America is in terrible, world-record-high debt. Our economy is not growing,” Scott said in Cleveland. “We have allowed our military to decay, and we project ...