Definition: This entry records total business spending on fixed assets, such as factories, machinery, equipment, dwellings, and inventories of raw materials, which provide the basis for future production. It is measured gross of the depreciation of the assets, i.e., it includes invesment that merely replaces worn-out or scrapped capital.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Investment (gross fixed) map
List of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP
wow.com - 12/5/1990 11:58:07 PM
This is the list of countries by gross fixed investment as percentage of GDP ... The list is based on the CIA World Factbook data.  Dependent territories and not fully recognized states are not ranked. Country Investment 2008 est.
How low is per capita investment in India?
Live Mint - 9/27/2016 8:49:04 AM
Investment here is taken as gross fixed capital formation. A part of that table has been reproduced here. “An acceleration of investment helps developing countries reach a critical mass of activities in certain industrial sectors which then contributes ...
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION - PRIVATE SECTOR (% OF GDP) IN LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES UN CLASSIFICATION
tradingeconomics.com - 9/13/2016 8:18:33 PM
GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION; PRIVATE SECTOR (% OF GDP) IN LEAST DEVELOPED COUNTRIES UN CLASSIFICATION WAS LAST MEASURED AT 17.67 IN 2014, ACCORDING TO THE WORLD BANK. PRIVATE INVESTMENT COVERS GROSS OUTLAYS BY THE PRIVATE SECTOR (INCLUDING PRIVATE ...
Is BlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Stock A Buy After The Earnings Beat?
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On the plus side, the company reported its highest ever gross margin at 62% and expects it to remain ... with an Indonesian JV to licence out brand and software on a fixed royalty basis. In a blog, Ralph Puni, COO BlackBerry has this to say: "Today ...
Sterling anchored around $1.30, gains capped by BoE easing expectations
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BT Group PLC (BT) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
Thecer - 9/29/2016 5:00:37 PM
BT Group PLC (NYSE:BT) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research ... “BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in more than 170 countries. Its principal activities include the provision ...
Gross Fixed Capital Formation
economicshelp.org - 12/13/2012 11:53:07 PM
Investment increases both aggregate demand, but also increases future productive capacity. The UK and US economy are more geared towards consumption spending. The global average for gross fixed capital formation is 20% Some of the poorest countries ...
Third Estimate 2Q2016 GDP Revised Upward. Corporate Profits Down.
econintersect.com - 9/29/2016 12:57:14 PM
The third estimate of second quarter 2016 Real Gross Domestic Product (GDP ... there was significant inventory change removing 1.16% from GDP there was slower fixed investment growth there was less government spending The table below highlights the ...
UAE investment opportunities to be in focus at Sharjah FDI Forum
Gulf News - 9/27/2016 4:12:52 PM
DUBAI: The second edition of the Sharjah Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) Forum, which opens on Wednesday, will focus on investment prospects in the UAE, as the country diversifies ... and businessmen from around the world. The forum will highlight FDI ...
Analysis: The path to maintaining the upswing in FDI starts at home
Philstar - 9/30/2016 3:52:01 AM
The past administration was generally successful in attracting FDI into the country. The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) World Investment ... of the country’s investment attractiveness is the share of FDI in gross investments in the ...
Saving-investment gap shrank in 2015-16
Dawn - 9/28/2016 1:38:23 AM
The investment in 2015-16 was 15.2pc of GDP compared to 15.5pc in the preceding fiscal year. The SBP report shows the gross fixed investment fell to ... Pakistan’s saving rates are lower than most regional countries, as it has been struggling for the ...
Bill Gross: Two countries with better investment prospects than the U.S.
Investment News - 10/3/2010 11:59:22 PM
Bill Gross, manager of the world’s biggest bond fund, said developing economies such as Brazil and South Korea offer attractive investment opportunities as growth in developed markets including the U.S. has slowed. Brazil offers real interest rates of 8 ...
U.S. economy expanded at revised 1.4% rate in 2nd quarter
Watertown Daily Times - 9/29/2016 9:32:37 PM
Gross domestic product rose at a 1.4 percent annualized rate ... Combined with a 9 percent increase in intellectual property products, non-residential fixed investment advanced at a 1 percent annualized pace in the second quarter. It was previously ...
US, Singapore and Switzerland Are World’s Most Competitive Economies
Yahoo Finance - 9/28/2016 1:41:22 PM
The World ... and investment in innovation are now as important as infrastructure, skills and efficient markets. One other conclusion was that central banks cannot save the world's economy no matter how low they drop interest rates or buy back fixed ...