|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|36||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,000,000|
|43||United Arab Emirates||80,730,000,000|
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, 2012See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Little sign Abe can shake up Japan's inbound foreign direct investment
Japan Today - 5/20/2013 9:28:41 PM
Japan risks missing, yet again, an opportunity to use foreign investment to help fuel sustained economic growth that has eluded it for the last two decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make Japan “the world’s easiest country for companies to ...
Foreign investment up amid uncertain outlook
shanghaidaily.com - 5/16/2013 5:22:54 PM
Foreign direct investment in China ... among multinational companies outside their home country with these companies moving more of their research units close to production bases. However, the investment outlook remained murky as China's overall ...
Mabuhay, Business: Sustainable Development and Foreign Direct Investment in the Philippines
Just Means - 5/15/2013 2:03:39 PM
No longer the "sick man of Asia," the Philippines proved to be economically resilient through the global financial crisis, emerging as a good place to do business. But will increased foreign direct investment inflows support the nation's sustainable ...
China’s Stocks Rise Most in Two Weeks, Led by Financials
Bloomberg - 5/16/2013 12:43:43 PM
China’s stocks rose the most in two weeks, led by property developers and financial companies, after the benchmark index traded at its biggest discount to global markets in more than three years. A gauge of real-estate companies posted its ...
China’s Stocks Rise Most in Two Weeks, Led by Financial Shares
Businessweek - 5/16/2013 5:27:04 AM
compared with the MSCI All-Country World Index’s 16.8 multiple. That’s the biggest gap since December 2009. A report today showed foreign investment trailed analysts’ estimates. “Investors feel stocks may be near a bottom and the ...
Highs & Lows of Aviation
Economic Times - 5/20/2013 12:00:12 AM
We will be issuing clarifications sometime on Thursday or Friday to address most of them," a senior Department of Industrial Policy and Planning official told ET. Foreign retailers will be allowed to include only processed food items in the mandatory ...
Foreign investment flows into Japan remain a trickle
businesstimes.com.sg - 5/20/2013 9:07:13 PM
[TOKYO] Japan risks missing, yet again, an opportunity to use foreign investment to help fuel sustained economic growth that has eluded it for the last two decades. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to make Japan "the world's easiest country for companies ...
Stocks to Soccer Add Up for Qatar Needing Funds Back Home
Bloomberg - 5/20/2013 6:33:54 AM
After paying for stakes in European companies, landmarks in London, uprisings in the Middle East and a soccer title in France, Qatar may be getting ready to go home. The $60 billion-a-year spree by the world’s richest country, dominated by ...
Nigeria: Investment Climate Reforms and NSE Market Capitalisation
AllAfrica - 5/10/2013 9:01:46 AM
In spite of the challenge of a difficult operating environment, major companies listed on the Nigeria Stock ... Investment Climate Reforms Programme, which is aimed at attracting and sustaining local and foreign direct investments and also improving the ...
Investment Climate Reforms and NSE market capitalisation
Vanguard - 5/9/2013 11:21:57 PM
In spite of the challenge of a difficult operating environment, major companies listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange have continued ... and sustaining local and foreign direct investments and also improving the country’s business environment.
Government must watch Thai trans-nationals
www99.bangkokpost.com - 5/20/2013 4:39:22 AM
The Thai economy is not what it used to be. Once starved and desperate for inward foreign direct investment and ambivalent about outward investment flows, Thailand now confronts different investment dilemmas and challenges that have posed mounting ...
Discussing the Global Investment in American Jobs Act of 2013
Brookings - 4/17/2013 11:55:12 PM
Also, by far the largest proportion of the foreign investment (71 percent) comes from European countries, with the next largest coming from Asia ... extract natural gas and oil may make the U.S. self-sufficient in energy and reduce the trade deficit ...
Presidential Visit Puts Myanmar Investment Theme in Spotlight
FOXBusiness - 5/19/2013 9:08:24 PM
Six months after President Barack Obama visited Myanmar, that country's president, Thein Sein, will visit the White House. Sein's visit to Washington, D.C. marks the first such visit by a leader from the Southeast Asian nation in nearly five ...
Saudi finalising regulations for foreign stock ownership
Peninsula - 5/7/2013 7:49:34 PM
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia is finalising a regulatory framework which will allow foreigners to directly own stocks ... country’s market regulator said. “There are a number of government entities, including CMA, that are looking at that (direct foreign ...
FDI into China creeps up: Commerce ministry
articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com - 5/16/2013 5:27:04 AM
BEIJING: Foreign direct investment (FDI ... The vast majority of it comes from a group of 10 Asian countries and regions including Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and Singapore, whose investment crept up only 0.21 per cent to $33.15 billion over ...