|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
FDI recovery is on!
Jamaica Gleaner - 8/27/2014 6:13:20 AM
the news of the significant bounce in Jamaica's foreign direct investments (FDI) inflows, as contained in the 2014 UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) World Investment Report, received minimal media coverage. Now with the 'Lagardian' euphoria ...
Defence stocks rise on foreign capital inflow notification
Daijiworld - 8/27/2014 4:43:16 PM
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS): Stocks of defence equipment manufacturing companies rose Wednesday, a day after the central government notified raising the foreign direct investment (FDI ... venture was likely to fetch the country access to modern and state ...
Saudis To Impose 20% Foreign Ownership Limit On Stocks
gulfbusiness.com - 8/19/2014 6:22:49 AM
Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock market will face restrictions ... announced in late July that the market, the Arab world’s biggest bourse, would open to direct investment by foreign institutions in the first half of next year.
Saudi to limit foreign ownership on stocks to 20%
Emirates247 - 8/19/2014 3:55:29 PM
Overseas investors in the Saudi Arabian stock ... foreign ownership of any listed stock, a Saudi newspaper reported on Tuesday. The Capital Market Authority announced in late July that the market, the Arab world's biggest bourse, would open to direct ...
Stock exchange and economic trends in Pakistan
Pakistan Observer - 8/22/2014 8:45:25 PM
Saturday, August 23, 2014 - PAKISTAN Stock ... in 2011 by the World Bank the market capitalization of listed companies in Pakistan increased to $38168586546 in 2010. A major source of income for a developing country is Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... developed countries, landlocked developing countries, and small island developing States – the report says. Developing economies’ FDI outflows reached $426 billion, a record 31 per cent of the world total.
Foreign ownership cap 'will not stall Tadawul surge'
Hispanic Business - 8/20/2014 2:54:03 AM
Asharq Al-Awsat also reported that foreign funds will not be permitted to hold more than 10 percent of the market value of Saudi stocks. "Similar caps are not rare around the world and, indeed, exist in other GCC countries as well. In general, the level of ...
India’s train problems are derailing its economy
worldfinance.com - 8/27/2014 3:17:22 PM
the upgrade will be largely dependent on foreign direct investment. What’s more, a century-old monopoly threatens to make the upgrade a drawn-out affair. Indian Railways, the world’s third-largest train system, carries about 23 million passengers and ...
The Israeli investment market opens its doors to foreign investment funds
Lexology - 8/26/2014 10:06:34 PM
For many years, the Israeli market has attracted sizeable foreign direct inward investment ... in enabling them to diversify their portfolios and gain access to the world's leading investment houses.
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Analysing China's record foreign exchange reserves growth, economists discovered that luxury home sales in ... It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation have created ...
2014 World Cup Investing By Country: South America
Seeking Alpha - 6/12/2014 4:37:21 AM
The 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil on Thursday June ... recently announced it was changing its mining laws. The country will provide new tax incentives that it hopes will lure foreign investment. There were no foreign investments for mining last ...
India Stocks: Expect more record highs as investors pour in
Gulf News - 8/23/2014 9:45:40 AM
India’s record-breaking stocks rally should gain momentum over the medium term, supported by a drop in global oil prices and improving business confidence in the country’s economic ... the charge to attract foreign direct investment, and make ...
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 PM
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... latest site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering ...