|Rank||Country||Current Account Balance (US$)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||52,670,001,152|
|51||Congo, Republic of the||638,200,000|
|52||Trinidad and Tobago||414,100,000|
|54||British Virgin Islands||362,600,000|
|65||Micronesia, Federated States of||-34,300,000|
|71||Sao Tome and Principe||-59,000,000|
|78||Saint Kitts and Nevis||-133,100,000|
|79||Central African Republic||-133,800,000|
|82||Antigua and Barbuda||-164,800,000|
|85||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||-207,700,000|
|118||Bosnia and Herzegovina||-939,500,032|
|148||Papua New Guinea||-2,396,000,000|
|151||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||-2,544,000,000|
Definition: This entry records a country's net trade in goods and services, plus net earnings from rents, interest, profits, and dividends, and net transfer payments (such as pension funds and worker remittances) to and from the rest of the world during the period specified. These figures are calculated on an exchange rate basis, i.e., not in purchasing power parity (PPP) terms.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Current Account Balance map
Ukraine’s balance of payment posts surplus of $849 mln in 2015
customstoday.com.pk - 2/5/2016 3:22:18 PM
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Understanding current account balance
Business Recorder - 2/1/2016 5:07:15 PM
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World Bank says wars, cheap oil hurting Middle East growth
Reuters - 2/4/2016 8:13:59 AM
improve current account balances and boost economic growth in the medium term with positive spillovers to the neighboring countries," said Lili Mottaghi, World Bank economist for the region and the author of the report.
World Bank: Syrian war costs region $35 billion in productivity
Al Bawaba - 2/5/2016 12:59:08 PM
improve current account balances and boost economic growth in the medium term with positive spillovers to the neighboring countries," Lili Mottaghi, World Bank economist for the region, said in the report.
India get their balance right for ICC World T20 2016; Amit Mishra and Irfan Pathan bound to feel unlucky
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Kenya’s balance of payments slips into deficit position
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RBI sees economy growing at 7.4% in FY16; above World Bank projection
Economic Times - 2/2/2016 8:02:02 AM
a modest current account deficit and commitment to fiscal rectitude. "For 2016-17, growth is expected to strengthen gradually, notwithstanding significant headwinds. Based on an assessment of the balance of risks, GVA (Gross Value Added) growth for 2016-17 ...
Exploring The Current Account In The Balance Of Payments
Investopedia - 10/18/2014 7:59:17 PM
The balance of the current account tells us if a country has a deficit or ... A surplus is indicative of an economy that is a net creditor to the rest of the world. It shows how much a country is saving as opposed to investing. What this means is that ...
Current account balance improves as deficit shrinks $1 billion
The Express Tribune - 9/19/2015 12:13:24 AM
The current ... account balance in the last two months was mainly because of shrinking trade deficit in both goods and services. A deficit or surplus reflects whether a country is a net borrower or lender of capital with respect to the rest of the world.
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Times of India - 2/3/2016 5:33:31 PM
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World Health Organization meets to decide whether to declare Zika a global emergency
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