|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - at home (US$)|
|41||United Arab Emirates||102,999,998,464|
|42||Trinidad and Tobago||102,000,001,024|
|90||Bosnia and Herzegovina||7,720,999,936|
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, 2014See also: Stock of direct foreign investment - at home map
Foreign investment policy amendments favour shrimp export sector
FIS - 6/23/2016 11:43:10 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 ...
Brexit: The tech world reacts to UK's withdrawal from EU
CNet - 6/24/2016 7:17:07 PM
Nevertheless, the British tech industry and the foreign tech companies that operate in the country must ... on the tech world. But the bombshell decision promises to shake things up as important figures and tech companies take stock of the new norm.
VN stocks up before Brexit decision
stockbiz.vn - 6/25/2016 6:30:00 AM
The benchmark VN Index on the HCM Stock Exchange rebounded ... Britain’s exit of the EU as the country is a small trade partner of Britain with a good political relationship and a very small amount of foreign direct investment projects in the country ...
Buoyed by Brexit vote, more EU countries talk of exit
Times of India - 6/24/2016 8:28:42 PM
The result shocked investors, and stock markets plummeted around the world ... as cross-border security, foreign policy cooperation and a common fisheries policy. It will also affect the ability of professionals such as investment managers, accountants ...
When the world is jittery over Brexit, India has reasons to smile; here’s why
Economic Times - 6/24/2016 1:33:31 PM
The jolt from the Brexit verdict to global financial markets has been near catastrophic, with stocks ... The direct impact of the Brexit vote will be on the rupee, but here too India looks well-placed to handle the situation. India has a record foreign ...
Apple Scores a Win As India Eases Local Source, Foreign Investment Requirements
Formule poker info - 6/24/2016 9:37:18 AM
The government freed up nine areas of the economy, including allowing foreign companies to wholly own local airlines as it looks to spur investment in the world's second- most populous country ... include teleports, direct-to-home, cable networks, mobile ...
Local stocks fall after anti-E.U. vote
Toledo Blade - 6/25/2016 4:06:50 AM
The stock of two northwest Ohio companies with operations ... but area exports are unlikely to suffer short term. Foreign direct investment from the U.K. into the region also is unlikely to decrease short term, he said. U.K.-based companies employ about ...
Some foreign companies are outsourcing jobs to America
Houston Chronicle - 6/24/2016 10:30:24 PM
Foreign direct investment, though ... it will help Mahindra to do business in all of those countries, including to export products from the U.S." U.S. workers can compete with anyone anywhere in the world. All they need is a level playing field, not ...
‘Explosive shock’; UK leaves the EU – Cameron quits; over $2 trillion wiped off world stocks
Kuwait Times - 6/24/2016 6:05:32 PM
on fears the decision could hit investment in the world’s fifth-largest economy, threaten London’s role as a global financial capital and usher in months of political uncertainty. The euro slid 3 percent. World stocks saw more than $2 trillion wiped ...
Economists React to ‘Brexit’: ‘A Wave of Economic and Political Uncertainty’
The Wall Street Journal Blogs - 6/24/2016 3:06:35 PM
Weaker foreign growth and somewhat tighter financial conditions should have a direct, measurable ... fall sharply reverberating throughout the world. The mounting uncertainties will hurt consumption and investments hurting global economic growth.
Crisis or speed bump? What UK vote means for world economy
Salt Lake Tribune - 6/24/2016 5:29:45 PM
Other countries may eventually seek to leave the bloc. "A new set of economic circumstances has been created, which the world ... Stock market plunges can make people feel poorer and less likely to spend. Uncertainty can make executives put off investments ...
Stocks crash after UK vote to quit EU shocks investors
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - 6/24/2016 10:13:06 AM
Stocks in Shanghai, Taiwan, Sydney, Mumbai and Southeast Asian countries were sharply lower ... on fears the decision could hit investment in the world's fifth-largest economy, threaten London's role as a global financial capital and usher in months ...
Saudi prince aims for Silicon Valley appeal to gleam at home
investing.com - 6/23/2016 8:15:34 PM
But in a country where rapid development has caused birthrates to soar since last century's oil boom, a majority of Saudis are young, urban and switched on, using the internet and social media more than their peers around the Arab world. Photographs of ...
Flight of Corporate Profits Poses Biggest Threat to South Africa’s Economy
Counter Punch - 6/24/2016 8:47:12 AM
The process sped up thanks to permission granted in 1999-2000 by Finance Minister Trevor Manuel and Reserve Bank Governor Tito Mboweni, allowing the country’s largest firms to delist from the Johannesburg Stock ... in Foreign Direct Investments were ...
Global markets in tailspin after British vote to exit EU; US stocks plunge in early trading
The Modesto Bee - 6/24/2016 5:05:17 AM
U.S. stocks are plunging in early trading ... many economists predicted that a "leave" vote would be a direct hit to trade and investments in Britain, including with the United States as one of the country's biggest investors. Many American firms use ...