|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
Foreign investment: A double edged sword for Vietnam
e.vnexpress.net - 8/23/2016 10:49:19 AM
Vietnam has become an attractive destination for foreign direct investment (FDI ... according to the Foreign Investment Agency. Dependence on cheap-labor may become a risk for developing countries as the world is undergoing a digital revolution.
Indonesia expects slower growth in direct investment this year: official
Metro International - 8/23/2016 12:08:03 PM
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Direct investment in Indonesian firms from foreign ... the world by storm and helped to shine an... (Reuters) - Dominican rookie Gary Sanchez continued the blistering start to his New York Yankees career by blasting two home runs ...
Tennessee ranks No. 1 for job creation from foreign direct investment
Nooga - 8/15/2016 4:35:14 PM
The Volunteer State is home to about 920 foreign-based ... State officials are courting foreign direct investment in Japan, Canada, Germany, Italy and South Korea. The state’s top 10 countries for foreign direct investment are Japan, Germany, Canada ...
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment (FDI). The country is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Foreign investors to participate in Saudi IPOs
customstoday.com.pk - 8/19/2016 10:18:16 AM
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia, home to ... one of the world’s most closed stock markets to increased international participation after oil prices halved in the past two years. The Tadawul Stock Exchange started allowing limited foreign direct investment in June ...
Merits of financial market development for developing countries
voxeu.org - 8/23/2016 10:27:50 AM
Financial markets in the home ... countries, investment, even foreign direct investment (FDI), is costly. Well-developed financial markets may help to fund such investment. To achieve this, financial markets require depth, access, efficiency and stability ...
Saudi Arabia to Let Foreign Investors Participate in IPOs
Bloomberg - 8/18/2016 2:15:40 PM
Saudi Arabia is opening one of the world’s most closed stock markets to increased international participation after oil prices halved in the past two years. The Tadawul Stock Exchange started allowing limited foreign direct investment in June last year ...
Saudi Arabia’s Stock Exchange, IPO Market, Warm to Foreign Investors
financemagnates.com - 8/18/2016 7:02:00 PM
having carved out a niche as one of the most exclusive in the world – this has only been exacerbated after the fall of oil prices in recent years. Stock exchanges such as Tadawul also started allowing select foreign direct investment (FDI) last year ...
Europe as key destination for China overseas investment
cpianalysis.org - 8/19/2016 10:32:35 AM
Now, however, it is China’s outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI) that is shaping the world. In the first quarter of 2015 ... Baker & McKenzie and consultancy Rhodium Group, the total stock of Chinese investment in Europe increased almost ten ...
How parasitic finance capital has turned Iran’s economy into a case of casino capitalism
theiranproject.com - 8/21/2016 11:59:06 PM
Regrettably, President Rouhani and his economic team seem to be altogether oblivious to the bitter experiences of the financialization disaster in the U.S. and other core capitalist countries around the world ... and that foreign direct investment could ...
Industrial Machinery Stock Outlook - Aug. 2016
Yahoo Finance - 8/23/2016 11:49:34 PM
Per a Jul 2016 report, the International Monetary Fund (“IMF”) has lowered its world economic ... predicts the country’s output to decline by 3.3% in 2016, but improve to 0.5% in 2017. The recovery is dependent on foreign direct investments and ...
TVS Motors, Tata Communication among stocks to gain from GST
Financial Express - 8/22/2016 3:12:22 AM
After the Government allowed 100 per cent Foreign Direct Investment ... 10 per cent of the country’s GDP and around 8 per cent of the employment. In the same space India is ranked as fifth-largest global destination in the world. It is expected that ...
China's Investments Reveal Its Broader Ambitions
Forbes - 8/16/2016 10:21:49 AM
As a country whose development was long driven by low-end manufacturing and exports, China was, for decades, motivated to build up its stock of international ... in the developing world, their share of total Chinese foreign investment is diminishing.
India Relaxes Foreign Direct Investment Rules
The Wall Street Journal - 6/20/2016 3:04:10 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted that “the move would provide a major impetus to job creation and infrastructure” and make India the most open economy in the world for foreign investment ... cable networks and direct-to-home services, to 100% ...
Marc Faber on the Changed Roles of Emerging and Developed Markets
CFA Institute Blogs - 8/17/2016 11:56:41 PM
The Export-Import Bank of China overtook the World Bank in ... demand within these countries has created investment opportunities for regional partners: In the first seven months of 2016, the three largest sources of foreign direct investment in Vietnam ...