|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US dollar value of all investments in the home country made directly by residents - primarily companies - of other countries as of the end of the time period indicated. Direct investment excludes investment through purchase of shares.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Mongolia Plans Stake Sale in Biggest Coal Mine to Revive Growth
Bloomberg - 7/5/2015 11:19:11 PM
Mongolia is planning to sell stakes in 10 state-owned enterprises over this year and next as well as its biggest coal mine as the nation seeks to revive growth and boost foreign investment in one of the world’s tiniest stock exchanges. The government ...
Emerging world needs the right kind of FDI
Financial Times - 6/26/2015 11:19:43 AM
And China’s shopping spree abroad partly reflects the dearth of opportunities at home. It has long been an idée fixe among EM policy makers that foreign direct ... the productive stock of capital of the recipient country. Greenfield investment is ...
China is Eager to Invest Trillions Abroad. Is the World Ready?
News Week - 7/2/2015 5:57:38 AM
The young marketing executive had never trusted China’s stock market, but now something appeared to have changed. The government seemed to encourage investment in equities, particularly as the country ... says Chinese foreign direct investment is ...
UN reports drop in FDI inflow
Times of Oman - 7/5/2015 9:43:08 AM
Muscat: While the United Nation’s World Investment ... that the fall in foreign direct investment in Oman has to be addressed. “The Sultanate tries to attract investors by offering tax incentives and customs duty exemptions. The country benefits ...
New foreign equity cap to spur market
Vietnam Investment Reviev - 7/6/2015 1:56:40 AM
According to Decree 60, a public company will no longer be subject to any foreign equity cap, except in the following cases: - If a public company operates in a sector where Vietnam’s World Trade ... licensed in their home countries in any of the ...
Ghana aims to be port of call for west Africa’s offshore oil industry
Ghana Web - 7/5/2015 3:33:53 PM
In June the World ... both direct, indirect and also attracting foreign direct investments, thereby contributing significantly to Ghana’s GDP.” While the planned port will provide longer-term economic opportunities, in the meantime the country has ...
The world needs a single currency now
The Peninsula - 7/4/2015 10:58:53 PM
Although devaluation is a valuable instrument, I think most countries and companies would benefit if the world ... home. Even some of the recorded international flows are in fact domestic investment made through offshore havens for tax purposes. No wonder ...
Africa/ Middle East: Diamond in the rough?
Trinidad Express Newspapers - 7/5/2015 9:14:30 AM
Growth Prospects in the Region One of the world’s fastest growing regions for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI ... which are traded like stocks on US exchanges. • Investing in US dollar denominated bonds issued by countries and/or corporations in ...
Beijing Aims Big Booster Shot at Teetering Stock Market
Wall Street Journal - 7/6/2015 2:25:18 AM
BEIJING—China is readying a massive injection of funds to try to reverse the country’s worst ... by giving investors new investment tools, such as the ability to buy stocks with borrowed funds. More access was granted to foreign investors in a link ...
Biznews Classic: Sir John Templeton’s 16 Laws of Investment
biznews.com - 7/4/2015 11:53:10 AM
After earning a Master’s degree in law, John Templeton set out to tour the world. He visited 40 countries and returned home in 1937, determined to build an investment business ... team up with the best neutral foreign organisation I could find in the ...
Where Are Chinese Investments in Africa Headed?
WRI - 5/15/2014 8:19:40 PM
While investment from more developed countries has remained ... of China’s Outward Foreign Direct Investment By 2012, China’s OFDI stock globally passed $531.94 billion, of which $21.73 billion, or 4.1 percent, was in Africa. In 2012, direct investment ...
The World This Week: Greek Crisis Marks End of Debt Era
Fair Observer - 7/5/2015 12:03:19 AM
The ballooning of debt is the biggest challenge facing the world ... foreign policy on in the 21st century, three specific areas come to mind in which the country’s behavior is eye-catching. The first area concerns finances, the flow of money and ...
Egypt marks 2nd anniversary of Islamist ouster with mourning
Chron - 7/4/2015 9:01:22 AM
Last month a key tourist site at Luxor was attacked, and on Tuesday chief prosecutor Hisham Barakat was assassinated while leaving his Cairo home ... foreign investment has jumped and the stock market is rising. Unemployment is down and the country's ...
Foreign direct investments to the Philippines and Indonesia compared’
Philstar - 3/17/2015 4:11:17 PM
Sicat (The Philippine Star) | Updated March 18, 2015 - 12:00am Foreign direct investment (FDI ... volume of foreign capital installed in the country rises. In 1995, the foreign capital stock installed in Indonesia (due to previous encouragements of ...
FDI: The top 10 nations investing in India
Rediff India Abroad - 9/8/2011 8:47:54 AM
Foreign direct investments ... or more of voting stock) in an enterprise operating in an economy other than that of the investor. A Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion fact sheet mentioned India's top 10 FDI generating countries.