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
India's end-June external debt at $479.7 billion - RBI
Reuters - 9/30/2016 6:15:11 AM
The decline in external ... debt residual maturity to India's forex reserves was 55.9 percent at end-June compared with 57.4 percent at end-March. KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistani cinemas have stopped screening Indian films in "solidarity" with the country's ...
The 19 countries with the highest level of government debt
The Business Insider - 9/29/2016 2:27:18 AM
... Survey looks at the financial health and risks of countries around the world. One of the most interesting and important rankings is actually the level of government debt. By looking at level of gross government debt as a percentage of GDP, it can ...
World leader Trump admires? The same one he's vilified
CNN - 9/30/2016 12:10:06 AM
(CNN)Asked to name a world leader he admires and would like to emulate, Donald Trump on Thursday pointed to the foreign head of state he has most ... accepting an influx of Syrian refugees into her country, saying she is "ruining Germany."
Foreign debt rises to $77.7 B
Philstar - 9/16/2016 4:11:36 PM
About 63 percent of the country’s external debt is denominated in US dollar while 12.5 percent is in Japanese yen. Furthermore, US dollar-denominated multi-currency loans from the World Bank and Asian Development Bank accounted for 12.5 percent while 7.1 ...
Countries With The Best External Debt To GNI Ratios
worldatlas.com - 8/1/2016 11:54:11 PM
Countries With Low External Debt Relative to Gross National Income According to the IMF and the World Bank, external debt sustainability depends on a country’s ability to “bring the net present value (NPV) of external public debt down to around 150 per ...
Debt Relief Under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative
International Monetary Fund - 9/19/2016 11:53:20 PM
The joint IMF–World Bank comprehensive approach to debt ... have worked together to reduce to sustainable levels the external debt burdens of the most heavily indebted poor countries. In 1999, a comprehensive review of the Initiative allowed the Fund ...
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.
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 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 ...
Global Watchdog Warns About China Debt
The Huffington Post - 9/29/2016 5:54:53 AM
China provides lip service about confronting its debt woes ... being used to move capital out of the country. China's outbound direct investment was up 62% year-over-year in the first seven months of 2016. Global skepticism of the Chinese market was ...
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 ...
Is The Inevitable Debt Collapse Predictable?
Forbes - 9/29/2016 5:43:34 PM
It’s very, very important to realize that debt in the U.S. and the world is on a geometrically accelerating growth ... to the national debt in the last sixteen years and run the country’s unfunded welfare liabilities to $200 trillion without the ...
World debt tables 1990-91 : external debt of developing countries - supplement (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 8/30/1991 11:55:15 PM
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Angered by 9/11 Victims Law, Saudis Rethink U.S. Alliance
New York Times - 9/29/2016 11:12:50 PM
Saudis responded to the passage of the bill, after both houses of Congress voted on Wednesday to override Mr. Obama’s veto, with a mix of anger and disappointment, while many have already begun thinking about how their country will need to adjust.
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 ...
Mexico, 5 South American countries question Venezuela rules
FOX News - 9/29/2016 4:03:21 PM
MEXICO CITY – Mexico has joined five South American countries in expressing concern over the decision by electoral authorities in Venezuela to effectively delay a presidential recall vote until 2017. The foreign ministers of Mexico, Argentina ...