|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 to become world’s biggest overseas investor by 2020 - FT
Forex Street - 6/26/2015 2:58:38 AM
FXStreet (Mumbai) - China will become the world’s biggest cross-border investor ... Based on the historical experiences of other countries, China’s global stock of outbound foreign direct investment (OFDI), which includes investing in corporate mergers ...
Global foreign direct investment fell by 16 per cent in 2014, United Nations Report says
Press Release Point - 6/24/2015 6:53:03 PM
Global foreign direct investment ... of global investment inflows. Among the top 10 FDI recipients in the world, half are developing economies: Brazil, China, Hong Kong (China), India and Singapore. This is in line with the expansion abroad by ...
UNCTAD released World Investment Report 2015
Jagran Josh - 6/23/2015 11:54:53 PM
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) on 24 June 2015 released the World ... regional and country level during 2014 and offered a comparative perspective across the space and time. • In 2014, Global Foreign Direct Investment ...
Foreign Direct Investment: Which Nations Are Playing to Win?
Financial Content - 6/24/2015 6:24:25 PM
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - June 24, 2015) - Foreign direct investment has never been more important in catalyzing growth, whether in the developed or developing world. Although equity ... The index is also a guide for countries seeking to improve ...
FDI inflow declines by about 5%
Dhaka Tribune - 6/24/2015 8:18:57 PM
Foreign direct investment ... It also remains the world’s number one recipient region, the report added. As investors, developing and transitional countries have been steadily increasing their investments abroad and last year they accounted for a ...
Morocco, Top Destination for Investments in the Maghreb: UN Report
moroccoworldnews.com - 6/29/2015 12:27:44 PM
Morocco came in top in terms of foreign direct ... countries reached their highest level ever at $681 billion—a two per cent rise, the World Investment Report 2015 said. China, the world’s second biggest economy, is the biggest recipient of overseas ...
UN: Israel's foreign direct investment dropped 46% in 2014
The Jerusalem Post - 6/25/2015 4:07:14 PM
The level of foreign direct investment (FDI) in Israel dropped 46 percent between 2013 and 2014, according to the 25th World Investment Report ... in global FDI and the 28% drop in FDI to developing countries. Globally, the decline in FDI came from ...
China Invests in the World
The Diplomat - 6/23/2015 8:48:46 PM
China’s outward foreign direct investment (FDI ... these firms to establish a foothold in the developed world, increasing brand awareness and reputations. China also hopes to use investments overseas to boost domestic firm’s innovation capabilities ...
Vietnam to end foreign investment limits for some companies
Business Recorder - 6/28/2015 4:25:09 PM
"It is good decision made at the right time," Le Dang Doanh, a prominent economist and one of the architects of the country's reforms, told AFP. "Foreign investors ... by Bloomberg estimates overseas investments in Vietnamese stocks have reached 135.6 ...
India among top 10 countries to attract highest FDI in 2014: Unctad
Live Mint - 6/25/2015 3:57:05 AM
New Delhi: India regained its position in the list of top 10 destinations for foreign direct ... investment inflows. In 2014, nine of the 20 largest investor countries were developing or transition economies with firms from developing Asia now investing ...
Turkey Ranks 22nd Most Popular Spot For Foreign Direct İnvestors: Association
Haberler.com - 6/24/2015 2:28:12 PM
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into Turkey was 12.1 billion dollars in 2014, making the country the 22nd most popular ... Companies from the emerging world made more than $468 billion worth of investments abroad, hitting an all-time record.
Will GE Stock be Affected by Healthcare Bids, Australian Investment?
The Street - 6/26/2015 1:50:02 PM
"That's our experience overseas and that's what we'll see here in Australia now that the RET is fully resolved. This decision has immediately unlocked half a billion dollars of direct foreign investment ... performance for this stock relative to most ...
Foreign investment in Israel plummets by half since Gaza massacre
Electronic Intifada - 6/25/2015 7:49:08 PM
This week the UN’s trade and development agency UNCTAD released its annual World Investment Report on foreign direct investment (FDI) – a measure of money that investors from overseas put into a country to invest in businesses, build factories or start ...
Vietnam scraps foreign ownership limits in investment push
CNBC - 6/30/2015 2:03:47 AM
Foreign investors will soon be able to take 100 per cent stakes in big Vietnamese companies as the populous Southeast Asian country seeks to revive its ... The 49 per cent ownership cap on overseas investment in some industries will be removed from ...
Ethiopia: In Favour of Institutionalised Foreign Investment
AllAfrica - 6/27/2015 11:57:18 PM
While humanity shares one planet, it is a planet of two worlds - the world ... form of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), aid and concessional loans, in order to achieve the required growth. As far as I see it, the strategy of every developing country's ...