|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|35||United Arab Emirates||61,959,999,488|
|67||Trinidad and Tobago||3,828,999,936|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, 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 - abroad map
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China Jan.-Oct. outbound direct investment surges
ECNS - 11/16/2015 5:12:40 PM
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ABC Online - 11/24/2015 11:58:22 PM
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CNN Money - 11/19/2015 6:06:23 PM
The stock market is basically ... It's been hit by a double whammy of foreign countries not doing so well (and thus not buying as much) and a very strong U.S. dollar which makes American products even more expensive when sold abroad.
China January-October outbound direct investment surges
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Economy Watch - 11/20/2015 9:25:38 PM
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