|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
Saudi stock market to allow foreign investment
Arizona Daily Sun - 7/22/2014 10:16:28 AM
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — The Saudi government has approved a measure that will open the country's stock market to direct foreign investment next year ... including one of the world's largest petrochemical groups, Saudi Basic Industries Corp. The ...
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 10:47:28 AM
The UK's foreign direct investment ... in its FDI stock from the previous year. Only the USA had a higher value than the UK, reaching the considerable sum of $4,935bn in FDI stock: over twice as much as any other country in the world.
Opening doors wider To Foreign Direct Investment Is A Dangerous Course
Counter Currents - 7/26/2014 11:44:46 AM
This arbitration mechanism was set up by the World ... countries. They want barriers to be lowered for the investment of Indian capital in foreign lands. As of 31 st March, 2012 , Reserve Bank of India estimated the accumulated stock of Indian direct ...
Saudi Arabian stock market to open to foreign investors
UK Zambians - 7/22/2014 4:57:19 PM
Saudi Arabia’s stock market will open up to foreign investors for the first time, the country has announced ... East and the second biggest in the world, next to China, that is baseball closed to direct foreign investment. Currently, foreigners can ...
Saudi Arabia plans to open its stock market to foreign investors
Blouin News Blogs - 7/23/2014 6:54:51 AM
Saudi Arabia’s $530 billion stock market is the biggest one ... first half of next year it plans to open it up to direct investment by foreign financial institutions. In recent months the country has pushed to attract greater international ...
Saudi to open stock market to foreigners in early 2015
Trade Arabia - 7/22/2014 6:34:33 AM
Earlier in the day, Saudi Arabia's cabinet gave permission to the financial regulator to open the Arab World's biggest stock market to direct investment ... Potential foreign interest in Saudi stocks is believed to be large, because of the country's ...
Saudi Arabia stock market open to foreign investors in 2015
Euronews - 7/21/2014 11:53:41 PM
Saudi Arabia’s stock market is set to open up to direct investment by foreign financial institutions in the first half of 2015. It is one of the most eagerly awaited reforms in the world’s biggest ... billion euros into the country.
Foreign investment creates 200 new jobs in Black Country
Express & Star - 7/23/2014 11:05:23 AM
That is a huge jump from the figure of just four projects involving FDI, or Foreign Direct ... the investment hotspot in the UK, and a real contender to London. "The Black Country produces some of the most amazing metal products in the world, some of ...
Saudi Arabia to open $530bn bourse to foreign investors in early 2015
Arabian Business - 7/22/2014 4:18:33 AM
Saudi Arabia's Capital Market Authority plans to open the stock market to direct investment ... reforms in the world's biggest oil exporter. The bourse would be one of the world's last major exchanges to begin welcoming foreign money.
Saudi Arabia to open stock market to foreign investment in 2015
Asharq Al Awsat - 7/22/2014 2:27:00 PM
London, Asharq Al-Awsat—Saudi Arabia will open its stock market to foreign financial institutions by mid-2015—a long-awaited move that sent the Arab world’s largest ... because it is closed to foreign direct investment. But the exchange’s size ...
Saudi Arabia Prepares To Open $530bn Stock Market To Foreigners
gulfbusiness.com - 7/22/2014 4:40:01 AM
Saudi Arabia’s cabinet gave permission to the financial regulator to open the Arab World’s biggest stock market to direct investment ... Potential foreign interest in Saudi stocks is believed to be large, because of the country’s strong economy ...
Pennsylvania Earns International Recognition for Implementing Strategies to Attract New Investment in Energy
Market Watch - 7/28/2014 12:03:53 PM
July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Tom Corbett recently announced that the Foreign ... reduction in home heating and electricity cost. The FDI Association presented its second annual Foreign Direct Investment Awards at the World Forum ...
Investing in African Countries
The Daily Reckoning - 7/29/2014 10:11:09 PM
In a world where ... “In Africa, foreign direct investment usually goes where there is oil — doesn’t matter even if there are land mines around the oil. If not, foreign direct investment goes toward rebuilding countries after a bloody civil war.
Tadawul opening for direct foreign investments boosts MENA
Saudi Gazette - 7/23/2014 8:59:31 PM
JEDDAH – The Saudi Cabinet’s approval on Tuesday to open the Saudi stock market for direct foreign investments after the issuance of guidelines from the country’s Capital Market Authority (CMA) drew positive reactions. The actual opening of the ...
Saudi stock market to open up to foreign investment [CPI Financial]
TMCnet.com - 7/22/2014 10:37:56 AM
has revealed plans to revise rules governing the investment of foreign financial institutions in stocks listed on the Tadawul (Saudi stock market). The proposals would open up the biggest Arab capital market and the last major market in the world to ...