|Rank||Country||Stock of direct foreign investment - abroad (US$)|
|34||United Arab Emirates||55,930,000,000|
|65||Trinidad and Tobago||3,829,000,000|
Definition: This entry gives the cumulative US
dollar value of all investments in foreign countries made directly by residents - primarily companies - of the home country, 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 - abroad map
China’s CIC Gearing Up Investment in Overseas Assets
Wall Street Journal - 3/28/2015 5:21:09 AM
In addition, Mr. Ding said CIC wants to take a more direct role in managing its overseas assets as its foreign holdings rise. The fund recently formed a new unit—called CIC Capital—to more directly oversee its investments ... country fund in the world.
Overseas chamber: OICCI chief terms foreign investment unsatisfactory
The Express Tribune - 3/25/2015 8:48:08 PM
LAHORE: The Overseas Investors ... perception of the country, resulting in restrictions on new investments despite good performance of existing investors and attractive policies. “OICCI is a key stakeholder in attracting foreign direct investment ...
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 ... the stock exchange). Assets acquired from abroad by foreign ...
OICCI president concerned over low-level of FDI
Business Recorder - 3/26/2015 12:08:34 AM
Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (OICCI) President Atif Bajwa has aired concern over the low level of foreign direct investment ... deterrent for new investment. "It is regrettable that in an energy-starved country like Pakistan ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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Philippine companies, profiting from one of the world ... overseas forays. Philippine companies hold some $69 billion of cash, triple the amount five years earlier, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The country’s outward foreign direct investment ...
Foreign investment into UK is highest in Europe and second highest in world
CITY A.M. - 7/20/2014 11:30:25 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.
China’s Overseas Investments, Explained in 10 Graphics
WRI - 1/28/2015 8:35:48 PM
1 Starting in 2010, two Chinese state-owned banks (China Development Bank (CDB) and the Export-Import Bank of China (China Exim)) lent more money annually to other developing countries than the World ... overseas investments, known as outward foreign ...
No new foreign investor entered Pakistan in recent years: OICCI
Dawn - 3/26/2015 1:41:37 AM
LAHORE: The Overseas Investors ... He said that $615 million foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eight months of this fiscal year, recently reported by the central bank, was not even one per cent of the country’s GDP and well below Pakistan ...
Top 10 Countries for Chinese Investments
CNBC - 5/23/2012 11:58:50 PM
With $3 trillion in foreign exchange reserves and a growing need for resources to power its growth, China has been ramping up investments around the world ... together a list of 10 countries that saw the largest net foreign direct investment (FDI) from ...
In Country Where Beer Was Once the Currency, a New Crisis Builds
Yahoo Finance - 3/27/2015 2:26:22 PM
More from Bloomberg.com: Stocks ... world -- also has plenty of made-in-Angola elements to it. The country’s reliance on oil for more than 90 percent of its exports has made it vulnerable to the plunge in crude prices, and a law from 2012 requiring ...
South Africa, the Most Open Country for Foreign Direct Investment in the World
AllAfrica - 1/19/2015 10:45:11 AM
South Africa ranks among the most open jurisdictions for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the world. Openness is reflected in the overall trend of growing FDI into South Africa over the last 22 years post-1994. South Africa's stock of FDI now accounts ...
Top 25 Countries for Overseas Investment
Bloomberg - 1/29/2015 7:44:31 PM
A periodic study from consultancy A.T. Kearney finds that managers at some of the world's largest ... to investing in other countries due to the economy. After hitting an all-time high of $1.98 trillion in 2007, foreign direct investment worldwide fell ...
China has crossed a major investment threshold that is going to change the entire world
The Business Insider - 2/4/2015 6:29:59 AM
In other words, China's foreign investment is coming soon to a country near you! And it's going to change the entire world. Here's a summary of China's progress so far: China investments' abroad are massive ... are going after stocks as much as commodities ...
Southeast Asia Receives More Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Than China, Which Is Now The World's Third-Largest Foreign Investor
International Business Times - 3/5/2014 10:45:18 AM
... foreign investor in the world. Last year ASEAN-5 countries, the biggest economies in Southeast Asia, received $128.4 billion in foreign investment, a 7 percent increase from $120 billion in 2012. Meanwhile, foreign direct investment (FDI) into China ...