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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 - 3/26/2015 11:53:04 PM
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 ...
Countries with the largest stock of direct foreign investment, abroad
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US losing out on foreign investment
Dawn - 3/29/2015 1:52:23 AM
Well, it’s not clear that the United States has proven it’s as good a place to invest as all the other countries now competing for increasingly mobile capital. Over the past couple of decades, the US share of total foreign direct investment (FDI ...
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 ...
The rise of southeast Asia, seen in a bottle of Scottish whisky
Live Mint - 3/26/2015 4:33:25 AM
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 ...
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 ...
China overseas investment jumps in February on Dutch deal
Yahoo News - 3/17/2015 6:45:47 AM
China's overseas direct investment ... country factors, such as Washington's drive to move industrial production back to the United States. Chinese authorities have mounted probes into alleged monopolistic practices, pricing and other activities by foreign ...
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 ...
Iran-World Powers Progressing in Nuclear Talks, Important Differences About Nuber of Centrifuges and Sanctions
Al-Jazeerah - 3/30/2015 12:35:26 PM
But Iran’s senior negotiatior Abbas Araqchi told reporters on Sunday that dispatching stockpiles abroad “was not on Iran’s agenda”. Foreign ministers from six world powers began ... are willing to play a very direct role in both the settlement ...
How U.S. States are Targeting Foreign Direct Investment
Area Development Online - 3/28/2015 6:50:03 PM
The United States is the largest recipient of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the world. FDI is a critical driver of economic ... South Korea, and European countries. Expert observers predict increasing growth in investment from China as manufacturing ...
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 ...
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 Cracks Down on Foreign Business Tax Breaks
The Diplomat - 3/30/2015 1:25:33 PM
... an ideal location for foreign direct investment. Now, as wages rise, and businesses are fined for price-fixing and other violations, China poses new challenges for foreign enterprises wishing to set up shop abroad. An effective increase in tax ...
Phoenix highlights trade with Americas to draw new foreign investment
Ktar - 3/25/2015 11:39:56 PM
PHOENIX -- Phoenix lags behind its peers when it comes to competing in the global marketplace- both in exporting goods to other countries and attracting ... Marshall said he hopes foreign direct investment will grow annually by 60 percent in employment ...