|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
Foreign Direct Investment Into India Jumps 26%, U.N. Says
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/23/2016 10:07:07 AM
India’s fast-growing economy attracted $44 billion in foreign direct ... abroad: $380 billion of it flowed into the world’s largest economy last year. Among executives surveyed by the UNCTAD, 19% picked India as the most promising host country for ...
Betting on Remain: On eve of Brexit referendum, world stocks mostly rise
Firstpost - 6/22/2016 4:27:42 PM
Asian stocks mainly held in positive ... Britain, which is the world's fifth largest economy, will suffer a powerful blow to growth and jobs, corporate chiefs warned, if the country becomes the first state to defect from the EU in the bloc's 60-year ...
India Relaxes Foreign Direct Investment Rules
iNews Today - 6/22/2016 8:16:46 PM
Norms for overseas investment have also been relaxed in brownfield airports. With the recent relaxation by the Indian government on standards of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), foreign companies can now establish their business in the country in selected ...
Prospects for foreign direct investment remain muted in most regions, report finds
UNCTAD - 6/21/2016 4:57:31 PM
New data on global flows of foreign direct investment (FDI), published in the World Investment ... to seek growth opportunities abroad, investing more than $100 billion for the fifth consecutive year. Least developed countries FDI flows to structurally ...
U.N. Sees Damaging Decline in Foreign Investment
The Wall Street Journal - 6/22/2016 7:23:40 AM
Other benefits include a transfer of technology and know-how to the countries ... Investment in China also rose, to $175 billion from $114 billion. The U.K. has long been the most popular European location for foreign businesses, with a stock of foreign ...
World stocks firm on eve of British EU vote
Hindustan Times - 6/23/2016 3:19:06 AM
here at home and elsewhere in the world. “A vote to remain is seen as a near-term positive for markets here and abroad,” Mark Vickery, of Zacks Investment Research, said in a note to clients. Asian stocks mainly held in positive territory, despite the ...
Foreign investment policy amendments favour shrimp export sector
FIS - 6/23/2016 3:43:34 PM
One of the official decisions taken include authorization of 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in aquaculture ... largely depend on imported brood stock from regions like Hawai and Florida for developing seeds. "The foreign firms can now ...
America's Trade Deficit Is Largely Paid For By European Investment In American Manufacturing
Forbes - 6/22/2016 1:00:06 PM
The world ... country saw a record $348 billion in foreign direct investment last year, mostly from Europe, and could attract a similar amount this year. Foreign direct investment is the type of foreign investment that doesn’t just go into bonds or ...
India announces sweeping foreign investment reforms
Jamaica Observer - 6/22/2016 8:28:05 AM
The Government eased restrictions on foreign direct investment ... world for FDI” and were aimed at generating jobs for the country’s tens of millions of young people. Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the aim was to make it easier for overseas ...
India now most open economy in world for FDI, says PM Modi
News in Film - 6/21/2016 4:47:22 AM
India announced on Monday sweeping reforms to rules on foreign direct investment, opening up its defence and civil aviation sectors to complete outside ownership and clearing the way for Apple to open stores in the country. Investments in pharmaceuticals ...
Aviation Stocks Fly High As Government Permits 100% FDI In Airlines
MusicZine - 6/21/2016 3:53:05 PM
These major decisions affirm that India is open for business from the world, and would contribute greatly to investments and development of the country, added the CII ... 20 June 2016 radically changed the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Policy regime ...
US Largest Recipient Of Global FDI; Record $348 Bln In 2015
Realtime Business News - 6/21/2016 11:13:55 AM
"This report reaffirms that America is the world's best investment destination," said U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker. "Foreign direct ... FDI stock was more than three times larger than that of the next largest destination country in 2014.
World stocks firm on eve of British referendum
Times of India - 6/22/2016 7:55:17 PM
Global stocks largely rose Wednesday ... Britain, which is the world's fifth largest economy, will suffer a powerful blow to growth and jobs, corporate chiefs warn, if the country becomes the first state to defect from the EU in the bloc's 60-year history.
China to become one of world’s biggest overseas investors by 2020
Financial Times - 6/25/2015 10:19:27 PM
China will become one of the world’s biggest cross-border investors ... Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate mergers ...
Tanzania: World Bank 's China Warning Dismissed
AllAfrica - 6/22/2016 1:43:03 PM
Dar es Salaam — While a recent warning to Tanzania by the World Bank over the cozying up to China has sparked a backlash from some quarters, it has also re-ignited debate on the sustainability of the country ... stock of Chinese Foreign Direct Investment ...