|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
Islands of Strength in a Scary World
Investment U - 9/18/2014 2:15:29 PM
To be sure, the Philippines isn't the only foreign market that is doing well. Just as The Oxford Club's Alexander Green predicted, emerging market stocks have clearly outperformed the developed and global world ... More foreign direct investment.FDI ...
Ethiopia - Africa's Third Largest Recipient of Foreign Direct Investment
AllAfrica - 6/28/2014 11:59:29 PM
The report, released last Tuesday, also indicates the FDI flows to southern Africa almost doubled The World Investment ... in 2012. The country has also registered a significant increase in their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) stock - the amount of ...
Global foreign direct investment declined by 18% in 2012, annual report says
UNCTAD - 6/26/2013 10:17:52 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... developed countries, landlocked developing countries, and small island developing States – the report says. Developing economies’ FDI outflows reached $426 billion, a record 31 per cent of the world total.
The PM must walk the talk on FDI
Hindustan Times - 9/18/2014 5:07:17 PM
In Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Independence Day speech, he called on international businesses to deepen their investment in India. He’s right to focus on foreign direct investment ... From 2010 to 2012, the country’s stock of FDI totalled just ...
China Leads In Foreign Direct Investment
Forbes - 11/4/2012 11:56:25 PM
(Photo credit: Wikipedia) For the first time since 2003, China has surpassed the United States as the world’s largest recipient of global foreign direct investment ... latest site in the country, a 1.6 billion yuan ($250 million) investment covering ...
Chinese Outward Investment: More Opportunity Than Danger
The Heritage Foundation - 7/12/2011 11:54:12 PM
Acquisitions of stakes in companies may not always technically qualify as direct investment, but they are equally relevant to policymakers. Figures issued by the individual countries ... debate; foreign money physically cannot be spent at home.[
10 countries with largest foreign reserves
Rediff Business - 7/23/2009 11:55:04 PM
Analysing China's record foreign exchange reserves growth, economists discovered that luxury home sales in ... It happens to be the 5th wealthiest country in the world in terms of GDP per capita. Foreign direct investment and industrialisation have created ...
2014 World Cup Investing By Country: South America
Seeking Alpha - 6/12/2014 12:41:08 AM
The 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil on Thursday June ... recently announced it was changing its mining laws. The country will provide new tax incentives that it hopes will lure foreign investment. There were no foreign investments for mining last ...
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: China Petroleum and Chemical, China Mobile, Goldman Sachs Group, ReneSola and Baidu
TheSacramento Bee - 9/19/2014 1:31:21 PM
This decline came after foreign direct investment ... care stocks moving up 1.5%. This is the highest among the 10 industry groups. Overall, banks and pharma companies led gains. Property developers emerged as the largest losers. New home prices declined ...
Tanzania advised on importance of expertise in gas exploitation
IPP Media - 9/19/2014 8:37:51 AM
The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE, who was in a country last week has ... almost 36 percent of Tanzania’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). She pointed out that ...
Modi’s $53 Billion Xi-Abe Windfall Hinges on Red Tape War
Bloomberg - 9/19/2014 11:58:17 AM
Japanese and Chinese foreign direct investment to India has totaled $17.5 billion ... and so the money is unlikely to come in immediately.” Leaders of the world’s two most populous countries yesterday also signed deals to help set up industrial parks ...
Foreign investment in Chicago supports jobs, study says
Chicago Tribune - 6/20/2014 1:17:35 PM
Even though the United States remains the world's No. 1 destination for foreign direct investment, the country is losing ground to other ... including prolonged economic sluggishness at home, economic malaise in Europe — it's the United States' largest ...
Saudi Arabian stock market to open to foreign investors
BBC - 7/22/2014 10:30:47 AM
Saudi Arabia's stock market will open up to foreign investors for the first time, the country has announced ... Middle East and the second biggest in the world, next to China, that is closed to direct foreign investment. Currently, foreigners can only ...
Reversing Worrisome Trends: How to Attract and Retain Investment in a Competitive Global Economy
CATO Institute - 8/22/2013 4:45:25 PM
No country has been a stronger magnet for foreign direct investment than the United States. Valued at $3.5 trillion, the U.S. stock of inward foreign direct investment accounted for 17 percent of the world total in 2011, more than triple the share of the ...