|Rank||Country||Reserves of foreign exchange and gold (US$)|
|31||United Arab Emirates||53,590,000,000|
|75||Trinidad and Tobago||10,210,000,000|
|86||Congo, Republic of the||5,886,000,000|
|92||Papua New Guinea||4,445,000,000|
|96||Bosnia and Herzegovina||4,150,000,000|
|140||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||755,700,000|
|160||Sao Tome and Principe||51,470,000|
Definition: This entry gives the dollar value for the stock of all financial assets that are available to the central monetary authority for use in meeting a country's balance of payments needs as of the end-date of the period specified. This category includes not only foreign currency and gold, but also a country's holdings of Special Drawing Rights in the International Monetary Fund, and its reserve position in the Fund.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Reserves of foreign exchange and gold map
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echoroukonline.com - 4/20/2015 10:54:47 PM
Thus, according to the official of the world's largest ... of the oil prices contrary to countries like Saudi Arabia and other Gulf petroleum-producing monarchies, particularly because "of their smaller foreign exchange reserves", believes Bloomberg.
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Australian Financial Review - 4/20/2015 11:09:06 PM
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customstoday.com.pk - 4/20/2015 10:23:10 AM
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