|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
India is a great country but it has a lot to learn from Singapore: PM Modi
Firstpost - 11/24/2015 4:48:52 PM
Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought greater engagement of the diaspora in making the country strong, pointing to the large requirement of foreign direct investment and ... image of the country in the world, Modi said the reason ...
FDI over the last 18 months of India has gone up by 40%, says PM Modi
Daily News and Analysis - 11/24/2015 6:14:46 PM
"People are seeing new opportunities for investments (in this field)," he said. In his speech, Modi also talked about his efforts to build relations with countries across the world, developmental endeavours at home ... FDI only as Foreign Direct Investment ...
Country seeks Africa investment in equal, sustainable way
The Global Times - 11/26/2015 4:03:33 PM
Since 2000, China has been Africa's biggest trading partner, but according to 2012 statistics, its share of the stock of foreign direct investment in Africa was only 3 percent, out of proportion to that of many Western developed countries. Besides ...
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 ... forefront of foreign investment in Turkey ...
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The Motley Fool - 11/26/2015 7:59:46 PM
Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock is up by more ... and for good reason. HBO is home to many of the most popular series around, including the massively successful Game of Thrones. Time Warner has recently launched HBO Now as a direct steaming service, pricing ...
Terrorism: Factoids and Top 10 countries impacted
Ecommerce Journal - 11/25/2015 9:52:30 AM
In short, this was not only a strike against one of the world's great cities ... on playing the series at each other's home. Modi observed that Singapore has emerged as the second largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) in India.
Singapore can solve First World’s problems, says QNB study
The Peninsula - 11/21/2015 10:07:23 PM
Today, Singapore’s economy is one of the most dynamic in the world. The country acts ... Capital stock increased rapidly with large investment spending financed by mandatory domestic savings and a flood of foreign direct investments.
UPDATE 2-AO World to open operations in Netherlands in 2016
Reuters - 11/24/2015 9:25:03 AM
AO World, which rivals Dixons Carphone and Home Retail's Argos ... who rates the stock a "buy". "It is a revenue growth story fueled by investment in brand and foreign expansion." The company, which sells everything from washing machines and fridges ...
Balance of Payment (BOP)
Jagran Josh - 11/26/2015 3:49:14 PM
Balance of Payment (BOP) of a country can be defined as a systematic statement of all economic transactions of a country with the rest of the world during ... including foreign investment, gold and foreign exchange reserves. This is of stock nature.
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, at home
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Welcome To The Currency War, Part 20: Corporate Profits Head South, Stock Prices To Follow?
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A too-strong currency is, in theory, supposed to make it harder to sell things to cheap-currency countries, thus crimping corporate ... Economists warn weak profits could weigh on business investment, put pressure on stock prices that some analysts think ...
China's Tie-up with Africa Needs Fundamental Acceptance by Africans
Economy Watch - 11/20/2015 9:25:38 PM
China’s ties to Africa are likely to get stronger this year, as the world ... foreign direct investment, with 4% of it – $22 billion – going to investments in natural resource extraction, finance, infrastructure, power generation, textiles, and home ...
What Is the Meaning of Foreign Direct Investment?
finance.zacks.com - 1/25/2015 11:28:11 AM
For transactions to be classified as a foreign direct investment, the investor must acquire 10 percent or more of the common stock of the foreign ... Benefits of Foreign Direct Investment for Host Country Foreign direct investment benefits the economy ...
Why China’s Stock Market Crisis Spread
Strategy Business - 11/22/2015 11:53:35 PM
And perhaps less commonly known, but still relevant, is the fact that China’s stock markets are far too small to be an accurate gauge of the country’s underlying ... and the alternative, foreign direct investment (FDI), is risky, highly illiquid ...
China Is Expanding Its Economic Influence in Africa. What Is Africa Getting Out of It?
Slate - 11/24/2015 6:00:27 PM
China’s ties to Africa are likely to get stronger this year as the world ... foreign direct investment, with 4 percent of it—$22 billion—going to investments in natural resource extraction, finance, infrastructure, power generation, textiles, and ...