|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 says to ease restrictions on overseas investments
CNBC - 4/15/2014 6:36:15 AM
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Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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China set to revise foreign investment law
The Peninsula - 4/16/2014 8:54:03 PM
“China should combine foreign investment law with company law, which will give national treatment to overseas companies on the Chinese mainland and pave the way for the country ... is the world’s second-largest recipient of foreign direct investment.
China's foreign investment up
Iafrica - 4/17/2014 8:28:24 AM
Foreign direct ... excludes investment in financial sectors, totalled $31.55-billion in the March quarter, the commerce ministry said in a statement. However, investment in March declined 1.47 percent to $12.24-billion, it said. "Major Asian countries ...
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 ...
China cuts red tape on investments abroad
7 News Yahoo - 4/11/2014 2:30:27 AM
REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will ease restrictions on overseas investments by local firms and deals below $1 billion ($1.07 billion pounds) will no longer need approval, the ... financial outbound foreign direct investment rose ...
FDI in Bulgaria in January-February was 114.1M euro
The Sofia Globe - 4/14/2014 2:58:31 PM
Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first ... Such financial flows include financial loans, suppliers’ credits and debt securities, BNB said. By country, the largest direct investment in Bulgaria in January-February came from the Netherlands ...
Foreign investment law to be revised
Xinhua News Agency - 4/14/2014 2:41:12 AM
"China should combine foreign investment law with company law, which will give national treatment to overseas companies on the Chinese mainland and pave the way for the ... China is the world's second-largest recipient of foreign direct investment.
Here's Why Australia's Biggest Funds Are Moving Huge Amounts Of Money Into Overseas Stocks
businessinsider.com.au - 4/14/2014 5:43:09 PM
“The top 10 stocks ... invested overseas. The Australian share market represents just 2.3 percent of world-market capitalization, according to Bloomberg-compiled data. At the end of December, the value of Australian investments in foreign equities ...
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 ...
Foreign Investment in the United States and Three Latin American Countries
National Center for Policy Analysis - 7/22/2013 10:55:38 AM
As of the 1890s, for example, foreign investors owned about one-fifth of the stock ... country in the world. Thus: In 2011 the United States received a flow of foreign direct investment of nearly $227 billion, and Americans invested directly abroad almost ...
China to File Appeal on WTO Rare Earth Ruling
NASDAQ - 4/17/2014 8:14:05 AM
BEIJING--China'sMinistry of Commerce said it plans to file an appeal Thursday against the World Trade Organization's ruling that the ... a drop in foreign direct investment in March was temporary and that China remained attractive to overseas investors.
Dawn - 4/14/2014 3:02:41 AM
The country attracted nearly 600,000 foreign tourists in 2012, a 10-pc rise over the previous year. Last year, the tourism sector earned $370m in revenue. But a recent World Bank ... The Myanmar Investment Commission expects foreign direct investment ...