|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: A double edged sword for Vietnam
e.vnexpress.net - 8/23/2016 10:49:19 AM
Vietnam has become an attractive destination for foreign direct investment (FDI ... according to the Foreign Investment Agency. Dependence on cheap-labor may become a risk for developing countries as the world is undergoing a digital revolution.
Indonesia expects slower growth in direct investment this year: official
Metro International - 8/23/2016 12:08:03 PM
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Direct investment in Indonesian firms from foreign ... the world by storm and helped to shine an... (Reuters) - Dominican rookie Gary Sanchez continued the blistering start to his New York Yankees career by blasting two home runs ...
Tennessee ranks No. 1 for job creation from foreign direct investment
Nooga - 8/15/2016 4:35:14 PM
The Volunteer State is home to about 920 foreign-based ... State officials are courting foreign direct investment in Japan, Canada, Germany, Italy and South Korea. The state’s top 10 countries for foreign direct investment are Japan, Germany, Canada ...
Israel: The World's Startup Nation
NASDAQ - 8/18/2016 8:32:04 AM
So much has been written over the years about Israel, its economy, and where it stands in the world, and for that reason I have not ventured into writing about the country until ... to Enlightened Direct Foreign Investment in Israel”.
Industrial Machinery Stock Outlook - Aug. 2016
investing.com - 8/23/2016 5:41:30 AM
Per a Jul 2016 report, the International Monetary Fund (“IMF”) has lowered its world economic ... predicts the country’s output to decline by 3.3% in 2016, but improve to 0.5% in 2017. The recovery is dependent on foreign direct investments 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 is ... or joint stock companies by foreign ...
Foreign investors to participate in Saudi IPOs
customstoday.com.pk - 8/19/2016 10:18:16 AM
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia, home to ... one of the world’s most closed stock markets to increased international participation after oil prices halved in the past two years. The Tadawul Stock Exchange started allowing limited foreign direct investment in June ...
Saudi Arabia’s Stock Exchange, IPO Market, Warm to Foreign Investors
financemagnates.com - 8/18/2016 7:02:00 PM
having carved out a niche as one of the most exclusive in the world – this has only been exacerbated after the fall of oil prices in recent years. Stock exchanges such as Tadawul also started allowing select foreign direct investment (FDI) last year ...
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 company ... direct investment going to the developing world -- countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq ...
Europe as key destination for China overseas investment
cpianalysis.org - 8/19/2016 10:32:35 AM
Now, however, it is China’s outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI) that is shaping the world. In the first quarter of 2015 ... Baker & McKenzie and consultancy Rhodium Group, the total stock of Chinese investment in Europe increased almost ten ...
How parasitic finance capital has turned Iran’s economy into a case of casino capitalism
theiranproject.com - 8/21/2016 11:59:06 PM
Regrettably, President Rouhani and his economic team seem to be altogether oblivious to the bitter experiences of the financialization disaster in the U.S. and other core capitalist countries around the world ... and that foreign direct investment could ...
How a Russian mining company used a Canadian investment treaty to win $1.5 billion from Venezuela
behindthenumbers.ca - 8/24/2016 4:03:05 PM
The company was awarded US$1.2 billion ($1.5B) by the World ... home and abroad. Not only would more developed countries be put at risk from militant “Canadian” resource companies, but Canadian governments would be exposed to even more threats from ...
Foreign Direct U.S. Investment Rebounding, White House Says
Bloomberg - 6/20/2011 10:29:56 AM
The U.S., which has the most foreign direct investment of any nation in the world, has been the beneficiary of a growing number of companies with headquarters in other countries doing ... of borrowed money invested in stocks, a survey by Bank of America ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
Poverty does not deter foreign investment in these countries; rather, their structural problems and policies discourage foreign investors. Foreign Investment in the United States ... foreign direct investment than any other country in the world.
Foreign Direct Investment
slideshare.net - 3/14/2014 11:56:21 PM
Foreign direct investment is in contrast to portfolio investment which is a passive investment in the securities of another country such as stocks and bonds ... Horizontal FDI arises when a firm duplicates its home country-based activities at the same ...