Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Debt - external map
India's end-June external debt at $479.7 billion - RBI
Reuters - 9/30/2016 6:15:11 AM
The decline in external ... in reviving world growth. Fever spreads - China's property speculators descend on inland cities CHANGSHA, China/BEIJING Property speculators in China are looking for the next big thing beyond the country's major cities.
Domestic and Foreign Debt Have Grown by 12% and 25% Respectively Under Maithri-Ranil Govt Even Without Starting any New Projects
dbsjeyaraj.com - 10/1/2016 2:24:56 AM
... debt tripled and external debt doubled, as the country engaged in a number of costly undertakings — such as attempting to build a new, multi-billion dollar city in the middle of a jungle (which includes the world’s emptiest airport) , constructing ...
Countries With The Best External Debt To GNI Ratios
worldatlas.com - 8/1/2016 11:54:11 PM
Countries With Low External Debt Relative to Gross National Income According to the IMF and the World Bank, external debt sustainability depends on a country’s ability to “bring the net present value (NPV) of external public debt down to around 150 per ...
Debt Relief Under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative
International Monetary Fund - 9/19/2016 11:53:20 PM
The joint IMF–World Bank comprehensive approach to debt ... have worked together to reduce to sustainable levels the external debt burdens of the most heavily indebted poor countries. In 1999, a comprehensive review of the Initiative allowed the Fund ...
Forbes website article says Sri Lanka’s debt crisis is ‘so bad’
newsfirst.lk - 10/1/2016 1:44:58 PM
It noted that between 2009 and 2014 Sri Lanka’s total government debt tripled and external debt doubled, as the country engaged in a number of ... city in the middle of a jungle which includes the world’s emptiest international airport, constructing ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
... countries are small countries in the developing world. Armenia has the lowest debt at $3.4B. However this was an increase of 15.1% from 2007. Some of the countries have been reducing their external debt. Switzerland and the UK reduced it the most at ...
World debt tables 1990-91 : external debt of developing countries - supplement (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 8/30/1991 11:55:15 PM
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South Africa foreign currency bonds oversubscribed despite low-growth
Reuters - 9/30/2016 2:54:45 AM
"So South Africa is still benefiting from the fact that it has an investment grade rating." Fitch and SP Global Ratings both score the country's debt at BBB-, the lowest rung on the investment ladder, with a negative outlook. The next round of reviews are ...
Foreign debt rises to $77.7 B
Philstar - 9/16/2016 4:11:36 PM
About 63 percent of the country’s external debt is denominated in US dollar while 12.5 percent is in Japanese yen. Furthermore, US dollar-denominated multi-currency loans from the World Bank and Asian Development Bank accounted for 12.5 percent while 7.1 ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
IMF Economists to World Leaders: You Are Not Out of Economic Ammo (Yet)
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 9/30/2016 4:56:26 AM
Amid the ever-gloomier outlook for long-term global ... to each country’s circumstances, the IMF economists present model-based simulations of the contrasting cases of Canada, which has a relatively light burden of government debt, and Japan, which ...
Special Report - Casino’s attempt to collect debt exposes world of Chinese high-rollers
Reuters - 9/30/2016 2:54:45 AM
And gambling debt isn’t recognised as valid by Chinese courts, so it is largely unenforceable in China, said Andrew Klebanow, a casino specialist at the consulting firm Global Market Advisors ... deeper credit check on a foreign player if they get ...
External debt, bankruptcy and Pakistan
Pakistan Today - 5/17/2014 2:12:13 PM
Pakistan is fast turning into a bankrupt country – that is if it has ... a depressed economy and a depreciated currency, this external debt is likely to take Pakistan towards a financial crisis. Figure 1 Source: World Bank. These figures are in inflation ...