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
Cisco Could Benefit From Tax Reform by Cutting Debt: Moody’s
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 12/8/2016 10:58:25 AM
Cisco Systems, the networking company, could drastically reduce the debt on its balance sheet if ... The U.S., unlike most other countries, taxes profits that American companies make world-wide at the full corporate rate, minus any foreign taxes paid.
Understanding Nigeria’s Debt Management Strategy
This Day Live - 12/5/2016 3:09:32 AM
This was sequel to the country’s experience with unsustainable external debt and crisis which developed before the ... foreign currency loan exposure of the multilaterals, such as the World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB).
Challenges to debt sustainability in advanced economies
bruegel.org - 12/8/2016 1:07:16 PM
In case of new adverse shocks, whether economic or political, global or country-specific ... available at http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/scr/2016/cr16267.pdf Kumar, M.S. and J. Woo (2010) ‘Public Debt and Growth’, IMF Working Paper, WP/10/174 ...
Greek unions strike despite debt relief pledge
FOX News - 12/8/2016 9:39:41 AM
The strike went ahead despite a decision this week by bailout lenders to grant Greece a series of short-term debt relief measures aimed at evening out the country's repayment schedule. Greece' left-wing government is still negotiating a new series of cost ...
Mozambique bondholders call debt-restructuring deadline a "pipe dream"
Reuters - 12/5/2016 8:45:58 AM
The southern African country, one of the world's poorest, has seen its currency and investor ... it would be "a difficult 2017" for Mozambique, with external debt surpassing 100 percent of annual output. BAKING A CAKE Documents published by Mozambique ...
A Cheat Sheet on the Deglobalization of the Financial World
bloomberg.com - 12/6/2016 9:27:44 AM
First, here's a bullish case for financial markets: the total volume of foreign debt issued ... markets in developing countries have taken a hit. Net capital flows to emerging markets, excluding China, are incredibly weak; the external financing ...
The US is $19.9 trillion in debt — here are the countries we owe the most
The Business Insider - 12/8/2016 3:16:07 PM
The Unites States has a massive monetary debt to the world, with China being one of the countries we owe the most. Follow BI Video: On Twitter
In Egypt : Country has 'three-year strategy' on economy, minister tells AFP
pulse.ng - 12/8/2016 11:05:35 AM
The economy of Egypt, the most populous Arab country, has faced major challenges since the ... Nasr said the government is "monitoring very carefully and we are watching our external debt". Do you ever witness anything interesting or exciting?
External Shocks, Internal Resolve: Global CFO Signals
The Wall Street Journal - 12/8/2016 11:05:35 AM
Ian Stewart Others in the Deloitte Global Economist Network, which operates in nine countries, agree. Several countries ... CFOs continue to view debt funding favorably. Bank borrowing again dominates the sources of funding for CFOs in Europe, with ...
Blind borrowing – Is Pakistan fast slipping into a debt trap?
cadtm.org - 11/22/2016 11:56:10 PM
Owing to slowdown in exports and provided external borrowing are not capped ... within the limits prescribed in its Medium Term Debt Management Strategy 2016-19. It further takes heart from some global statistics by citing that amidst a high prevalent ...
Addition of Two New Teams Accelerates AllianzGI’s Momentum in Private Debt
enhancedonlinenews.com - 12/8/2016 7:59:28 AM
NEW YORK--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Allianz Global ... offering to external clients. With the addition of the assets from the Sound Harbor Partners acquisition and a further EUR 11.5bn billion in assets managed by the two new private debt teams joining ...
Forex operations, government debt service thin GIR in November
BusinessMirror. - 12/8/2016 12:02:51 PM
The reserves also serve as a cushion against external-sector imbalances and such other global events that materially ... This was also equivalent to 5.9 times the country’s short-term external debt based on original maturity and 4.2 times based on ...
ISIS cells are using chaos caused by Russian President in Syria to plot attacks on UK
24indianews.com - 12/8/2016 10:32:46 PM
Mr Younger said: 'As I speak, the highly organised external attack planning structures within Daesh ... Security officials believe Russia's bombing attacks are fuelling extremism and turning the country into a failed state from which terrorist attacks ...
OLIVER MANGAN: Global economy caught in low-growth trap but reasons to be cheerful
Irish Examiner - 12/6/2016 12:45:11 AM
Growth there moderated due to weak business investment, a poor external trade performance ... sluggishness of world trade, high private sector debt levels, a need for sizeable fiscal tightening in some countries, and reliance on capital inflows are all ...
The Real Solution To Germany's External Imbalance
Seeking Alpha - 12/6/2016 9:13:25 AM
A welcome debate seems to have started in the United States as to what should be done about Germany's inordinately large external current ... in the rest of the world. Similarly, from a European perspective, at a time when countries in the European ...