Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
Record German budget surplus fuels investment debate
Inside Fidelity - 8/24/2016 1:25:36 PM
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Tonometer Industry: Global and Chinese Sales, Ex-factory Price, Revenue, Gross Margin Analysis 2015
Medgadget - 8/14/2016 1:30:18 PM
Table 2011-2016 Company A Tonometer Product Capacity, Production, and Production Value etc. List Figure 2011-2016 Company A Tonometer Capacity Production and Growth Rate Figure 2011-2016 Company A Tonometer Production Global ...
World stocks edge away from one-year peak, dollar on defensive
Reuters - 8/16/2016 5:28:20 AM
Asian shares rose to a one-year peak, lifted by a rise in U.S. stocks to record highs a day earlier and expectations that monetary policy around the world will remain ... China approved $8.95 billion of fixed asset investment projects in July: NDRC BEIJING ...
World’s Worst Currency Slump Gleaning Rewards for Nigeria
Bloomberg - 8/23/2016 6:45:56 AM
albeit in the form of bonds issued by the World Bank’s International Finance Corp. rather than the Nigerian government, to the equivalent of around $9.2 million this month, he said. Nigeria’s central bank Governor Godwin Emefiele fixed the currency in ...
Inclusive Global Value Chains : Policy Options for Small and Medium Enterprises and Low-Income Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 8/23/2016 5:27:11 AM
Even larger firms in LIDCs are likely to face similar challenges to SMEs, including a less supportive domestic operating environment and weaker institutions that lead to higher fixed ... trade, investment, and domestic policies countries and investments ...
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION (% OF GDP) IN WORLD
tradingeconomics.com - 8/15/2016 11:59:03 PM
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION (% OF GDP) IN WORLD WAS LAST MEASURED AT 21.95 IN 2013, ACCORDING TO THE WORLD BANK. GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION (FORMERLY GROSS DOMESTIC FIXED INVESTMENT) INCLUDES LAND IMPROVEMENTS (FENCES, DITCHES, DRAINS, AND SO ON ...
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
economicshelp.org - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Investment increases both aggregate demand, but also increases future productive capacity. The UK and US economy are more geared towards consumption spending. The global average for gross fixed capital formation is 20% Some of the poorest countries ...
These countries lead the world in innovation
Yahoo Finance - 8/16/2016 2:32:22 PM
European economies dominated the ranks of the world's most innovative ... of international trade and investment flows does give even more strategic importance to the two sides of global innovation: on one hand, more emerging countries are becoming ...
Ngong Road traffic to ease as expansion starts
citizentv.co.ke - 8/24/2016 6:26:15 PM
For a good number of years our investment in our infrastructure in our capital ... said the on-going infrastructural projects will bring the country close to 10 percent annual Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth since roads are key to national prosperity.
THE MOST FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQS) ON THE CYPRUS CITIZENSHIP BY INVESTMENT PROGRAM
globalbankingandfinance.com - 8/19/2016 4:01:52 PM
Cyprus has been ranked the 5th best relocation destination in the world ... with various investment options available including; residential real estate, immovable property, interest bearing government bonds, creation of Cypriot business, fixed deposits ...
Worrying for growth: Gross capital formation contracts first time in seven years
Financial Express - 7/21/2016 12:44:12 AM
While the International Monetary Fund’s July World Economic Outlook shows India remains the fastest growing economy since last year, the investment cycle in the ... of companies also remains stressed. Gross fixed capital formation, an indicator of ...
Countries under the toughest international sanctions are performing well
zimbabwesituation.com - 8/17/2016 12:00:51 PM
Although, companies from all across the world were forbidden from investing in Iran, due to the sanctions, the country’s sound economic policies and accountability resulted in major local investment and prosperity. On the contrary, Zimbabwe lacks ...
German Business Owners Face Headwinds Against Trade
The Wall Street Journal - 8/24/2016 6:04:47 PM
one of the world’s most open and export-oriented economies, is concerned that the rise of right- and left-wing populism across the West is fueling protectionism and will damage the country’s economy, which has thrived in recent years. Germany’s real ...
World seeing ‘greatest monetary policy experiment in history’ - Rothschild
RT - 8/17/2016 7:50:19 AM
Low interest rates, negative yields on government debt and quantitative easing are part of the biggest financial experiment in world history ... bonds is $10 trillion. The investment group’s lead portfolio manager, Bill Gross, is calling it a ...
How African countries can break the cycle of debt dependency
mgafrica.com - 8/24/2016 1:18:27 PM
Africa’s debt crisis The continent’s sovereign external debt position has been rising faster than gross domestic product ... Finance report lists the country as the 62nd poorest country in the world. Foreign direct investment cancer Concessional ...