|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
India is a great country but it has a lot to learn from Singapore: PM Modi
Firstpost - 11/24/2015 4:48:52 PM
Singapore: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday sought greater engagement of the diaspora in making the country strong, pointing to the large requirement of foreign direct investment and ... image of the country in the world, Modi said the reason ...
Risk Mitigation Instruments for Infrastructure Finance
The Guardian - Nigeria - 11/25/2015 2:21:32 AM
In recent articles we have spoken about credit enhancement to accelerate infrastructure investment. Our experience in the African market has shown that credit enhancement is critical to attract foreign direct ... to the home country; and guarantees against ...
New World Bank Guarantee Helps Ghana Secure $1 Billion, 15-Year Bond
The World Bank - 11/17/2015 11:59:30 PM
This operation demonstrates how World Bank Guarantees can be used to help emerging countries refinance their existing stock of debt at favorable ... improve macro-fiscal stability and attract foreign direct investment into the extractives sector and ...
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 ... forefront of foreign investment in Turkey ...
UPDATE 2-AO World to open operations in Netherlands in 2016
Reuters - 11/24/2015 9:25:03 AM
AO World, which rivals Dixons Carphone and Home Retail's Argos ... who rates the stock a "buy". "It is a revenue growth story fueled by investment in brand and foreign expansion." The company, which sells everything from washing machines and fridges ...
FDI over the last 18 months of India has gone up by 40%, says PM Modi
Daily News and Analysis - 11/24/2015 6:14:46 PM
"People are seeing new opportunities for investments (in this field)," he said. In his speech, Modi also talked about his efforts to build relations with countries across the world, developmental endeavours at home ... FDI only as Foreign Direct Investment ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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The Peninsula - 11/21/2015 10:07:23 PM
Today, Singapore’s economy is one of the most dynamic in the world. The country acts ... Capital stock increased rapidly with large investment spending financed by mandatory domestic savings and a flood of foreign direct investments.
Williams-Sonoma Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research (WSM)
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Williams-Sonoma (NYSE:WSM) was downgraded by Zacks Investment Research ... Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation and Mark and Graham, which sells its products through its e-commerce Websites and direct-mail catalogs. The retail segment has the merchandising ...
Kazakhstan hopes for larger foreign investments after WTO accession
Azer News - 11/24/2015 12:09:42 PM
IT and financial services market in Kazakhstan is expected to gain a chance for foreign investments after the ... their direct branches in Kazakhstan with a capitalization of $20 billion, while insurance companies will be required to have a stock of ...
Why I'm Buying Oreos: Mondelez International Is A Steal At Current Levels
Seeking Alpha - 11/24/2015 7:44:50 AM
Mondelez's aim in this transaction is reducing significant direct exposure to the pure coffee ... through prudent and proactive management. The stock is cheap, relative to its peers. It operates across the world and has a very strong portfolio of global ...
Chinese direct investment in US to top US$10 billion for third year in a row
South China Morning Post - 11/13/2015 3:47:21 AM
A greenfield investment is a form of foreign direct investment, in which a parent company starts a new venture in a foreign country by building new facilities there. China’s offshore investments rebounded from the stock market crash after mainland ...
China's Tie-up with Africa Needs Fundamental Acceptance by Africans
Economy Watch - 11/20/2015 9:25:38 PM
China’s ties to Africa are likely to get stronger this year, as the world ... foreign direct investment, with 4% of it – $22 billion – going to investments in natural resource extraction, finance, infrastructure, power generation, textiles, and home ...
What Is the Meaning of Foreign Direct Investment?
finance.zacks.com - 1/25/2015 11:28:11 AM
For transactions to be classified as a foreign direct investment, the investor must acquire 10 percent or more of the common stock of the foreign ... Benefits of Foreign Direct Investment for Host Country Foreign direct investment benefits the economy ...
Why China’s Stock Market Crisis Spread
Strategy Business - 11/23/2015 12:10:53 PM
And perhaps less commonly known, but still relevant, is the fact that China’s stock markets are far too small to be an accurate gauge of the country’s underlying ... and the alternative, foreign direct investment (FDI), is risky, highly illiquid ...