|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
ProChile: Chile is a leader in sustainable mining and remains the best place in Latin America to do business
Yahoo Finance - 3/4/2015 3:58:04 PM
TORONTO, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Chile, with just 17 million people, is the world's 17 th largest recipient of foreign direct investment and the most favored investment destination on its region. The South American country's stable macro-economic ...
United States-China two-way direct investment: Opportunities and challenges
Brookings - 2/22/2015 11:55:13 PM
The stock of Chinese direct investment in the United States is also lower than would be expected given that the United States is the world ... Foreign Investment in the United States have soured many Chinese investors on the U.S. market. The two countries ...
The 10 Most Innovative Countries In The World
Motley Fool UK - 3/3/2015 5:53:47 PM
It sure sounds great, but according to the Global Innovation Index 2014 — published by the Cornell University, INSEAD, and the World Intellectual ... up the best. Foreign direct investment net inflows How much money flows into the country in the ...
Australia orders fast sale of $30mn mansion bought "illegally" by China’s Golden Fast Foods
Business Recorder - 3/3/2015 1:50:25 PM
A parliamentary committee inquiry last year found widespread abuse of the system in a country which is home to ... estate in the world "Under Australia's foreign investment policy, foreign investment should increase Australia's housing stock.
On the move: Turkey’s foreign direct investment market
worldfinance.com - 1/17/2014 7:12:01 PM
Most economic experts are in agreement that Turkey has been playing an increasingly prominent role in the world economy, redefining itself as an attractive hub for foreign direct investment (FDI). The country is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
UPDATE 2-MIDEAST STOCKS-Egypt rebounds, Saudi Arabia flat
Reuters - 3/2/2015 4:11:47 AM
Chief executive Karim Awad said on Sunday that EFG Hermes was studying investments in renewable energy and hoped to start a leasing business in its home country ... Monday that the country expected to attract $8 billion of foreign direct investment in ...
'Lacking clear direction': Egypt stocks rebound, Saudi stocks flat
Al Bawaba - 3/3/2015 8:06:49 AM
Egypt’s stock market rebounded on Monday ... Meanwhile, Egypt’s Investment Minister Ashraf Salman said on Monday that the country expected to attract $8 billion of foreign direct investment in the current fiscal year through June, up from $4 billion ...
Morning MoneyBeat Asia: Worst Day in Weeks for U.S. Stocks
The Wall Street Journal - 3/4/2015 7:08:22 AM
U.S. stocks ... the world’s longest rail link, an 8,000-mile journey along the ancient Silk Road through Central Asia. It is part of one of the most ambitious transport and infrastructure projects in history. Goldman Sachs Cuts Singapore Investment ...
Petrobras (PBR) Scandal Hitting the Stock and Brazil Hard
ZACKS - 2/27/2015 5:08:26 PM
(Read our blog: Brazil Stocks Down, Real Tumbles, Petrobras Cut to Junk.) Investors should note that Petrobras attracts considerable direct foreign investment into the country. Moreover, Brazil – the 2014 FIFA World Cup organizer – has been selected to ...
Prime Minister Abe Seeks to Link Japan's Security Policy to the Modern World
Economy Watch - 2/26/2015 7:04:09 PM
Japan built an egalitarian society, achieved rapid economic recovery to become the second largest economy in the world in less than 25 years ... ‘When an armed attack against a foreign country that is in a close relationship with Japan…threatens ...
Emerging world drives cheap smartphone boom
MENAFN - 3/3/2015 11:27:15 AM
(MENAFN - AFP) Phone and Internet firms are rolling out cheaper handsets and may turn to hot-air balloons to boost network coverage in developing countries ... MENAFN (MENAFN) Foreign direct investments (FDI) inflow to Qatar registered USD30.65 billion ...
Petrobras (PBR) Scandal Hitting the Stock and Brazil Hard - Analyst Blog
NASDAQ - 2/27/2015 12:54:54 AM
(Read our blog: Brazil Stocks Down, Real Tumbles, Petrobras Cut to Junk.) Investors should note that Petrobras attracts considerable direct foreign investment into the country. Moreover, Brazil - the 2014 FIFA World Cup organizer - has been selected to ...
The great Chinese investment conundrum
THE CONVERSATION - 3/4/2015 4:30:53 AM
Because the vast majority of “Australia’s” resource sector is actually foreign-owned ... approach to collective investment is an indictment of the short-term, short-sighted nature of policymaking in this country. Older readers may remember we ...
Europe's Woes and the World's Poor
The Huffington Post - 2/27/2015 6:02:42 AM
Or should that be done through a blast of public investment financed with yet ... Take the 34 economies currently classified by the World Bank as "Low Income Countries" -- "LICs" in development parlance. They are home to 850 million people whose combined ...
Defense Stocks Tell All We Need to Know About Unstable World
Townhall.com - 2/19/2015 5:00:37 AM
And anyone who has watched their stock prices soar since 2013 would likely be able to tell you that the indecisive, erratic, and at times inexplicable foreign policy ... these areas of the world can easily tip one off to great investments in virtually ...