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
In ‘Gaining Currency,’ a Look at China’s Global Ambitions for Its Money
New York Times - 10/24/2016 10:47:22 AM
But China has grown in economic power and ambition, and the old restrictions are not helping a country ... world. That is, the world owes China a lot more than China owes to the world. But the net income that China’s earning — the amount paid by ...
Of debt financing and economic recovery
www.today.ng - 10/24/2016 1:24:51 PM
What about the foreign exchange risk associated with foreign currency debt? The starting point is to note that the country has enormous idle capacity; therefore, a well-programmed and targeted debt capital injection will have high capital-output ratio.
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 ...
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 ...
Which ASEAN Country Owe The Most Debt To Foreign Governments?
The Malaysian Digest - 10/11/2016 8:53:56 AM
According to the Yahoo!News report, total external debt figures are derived from various calculations. "The total debt that a country owes to its foreign creditors is its ‘external debt’. "Those that the country owes money could be an external ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Spain leads Europe higher on breakthrough for PM Rajoy
Reuters - 10/24/2016 5:10:55 AM
LONDON, Oct 24 Stock markets rose on Monday, led in Europe by a surge for Spain's IBEX index on signs of an end to 10 months of political deadlock that has paralysed government in one of the countries worst-hit by the euro zone's debt crisis. The bond ...
Highest household debt in G7 becoming Canada's 'straitjacket'
Chicago Tribune - 10/24/2016 4:02:20 PM
Canada's debt, swelled by a ... But the reliance on foreign funding has made Canada more vulnerable to capital flight than before the financial crisis in 2008, according to a report from HSBC Holdings. The country is carrying a historically high current ...
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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China says hostages held by Somali pirates are freed
The Miami Herald - 10/24/2016 4:35:08 AM
Following more than four years in captivity, 26 Asian sailors held hostage by Somali pirates have been released from their captors, China's Foreign Ministry confirmed ... will be repatriated to their home countries, John Steed, coordinator of the Hostage ...
South Africa quitting international court created to prosecute world's worst criminals
Los Angeles Times - 10/21/2016 4:20:12 PM
Adams said the struggle against apartheid in South Africa had been a global one, adding that South Africa’s former president Nelson Mandela had placed human rights at the center of his country’s foreign policy when he was leader. South Africa’s ...
The Joint World Bank-IMF Debt Sustainability Framework for Low-Income Countries
International Monetary Fund - 9/29/2016 11:55:47 PM
Low-income countries (LICs) have often struggled with large external debts. Debt burdens have been reduced, thanks in large part to international debt relief initiatives. The IMF and the World Bank have developed a framework to help guide countries and ...
Growing External Debt Could Threaten LatAm Economies
nearshoreamericas.com - 9/28/2016 6:06:13 PM
pushing the country’s external debt to GDP ratio to 38% in 2015 from 22% in 2005. While this is still a relatively low level in the global context, the ratio will continue growing if Brazil’s economy contracts any further. Real estate debt is hitting ...