Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in foreign currency, goods, or services. 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: Debt - external map
IMF insists on international audit of Mozambique debt
Reuters - 8/30/2016 2:34:15 AM
MAPUTO Aug 30 (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is demanding an external forensic audit of Mozambique's public debt to regain investor ... financial aid to what is one of the world's poorest countries. "It is important to move quickly ...
S Korea end-Q2 short-term external debt burden edges up vs Q1
Net India 123 - 8/30/2016 6:30:28 AM
The country's short-term external debt rose to $106.8 billion as of the end of June from a revised $104.1 billion at end-March, the same data showed. Over the same period, South Korea's foreign reserves remained steady at $369.8 billion at end-March ...
Countries With The Best External Debt To GNI Ratios
worldatlas.com - 8/1/2016 11:54:11 PM
Countries With Low External Debt Relative to Gross National Income According to the IMF and the World Bank, external debt sustainability depends on a country’s ability to “bring the net present value (NPV) of external public debt down to around 150 per ...
IMF Launches Japan-Funded Project to Improve External Sector Statistics in Central and West African Countries
Modern Ghana - 8/30/2016 7:34:54 AM
and external debt statistics. It will support beneficiary countries’ efforts to improve the accuracy, timeliness, comparability, and reliability of external sector statistics for better policy analysis and economic decision-making, thereby also informing ...
A Year After Debt Deal, Ukraine Is Hardly Better Off
Bloomberg - 8/30/2016 7:42:03 AM
A year after Ukraine averted default by reaching an agreement with creditors to restructure $18 billion of debt, the country’s bond market is again ... That’s the third-highest in the world after Venezuela and Greece. Ukraine is rated B-, six levels ...
A developing world of debt
The Guardian - 5/16/2012 10:16:46 AM
Data in the World Bank's global development finance 2012 report (pdf) shows total external debt stocks owed by developing countries increased by $437bn over 12 months to stand at $4tn at the end of 2010, the latest period for which data is available.
Global Development Finance 2012 : External Debt of Developing Countries
openknowledge.worldbank.org - 10/1/2015 11:57:59 PM
The data and analysis presented in this edition of global development finance are based on actual flows and debt related transactions for 2010 reported to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System (DRS) by 129 developing countries. The reports confirm that in ...
Ban Ki-moon tells Myanmar world concerned about Rohingya
FOX News - 8/30/2016 3:20:11 PM
NAYPYITAW, Myanmar – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told Myanmar on Tuesday that the world is very concerned about the tens ... half a century of conflict between the government and the country's many armed ethnic minority groups.
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
... countries are small countries in the developing world. Armenia has the lowest debt at $3.4B. However this was an increase of 15.1% from 2007. Some of the countries have been reducing their external debt. Switzerland and the UK reduced it the most at ...
World debt tables - 1989-90 : external debt of developing countries : Analysis and summary tables (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 12/30/1989 11:53:19 PM
Accounting,balance of payments,Bank for International Settlements,bank lending,Bank loans,bonds,capital flows,Central Bank,commercial bank debt,Commercial Banks,commercial ... See More + credits,credit insurance,credit tranches,Creditor,creditors,debt,debt ...
WHY IT MATTERS: All will be touched by choice in November
The Seattle Times - 8/29/2016 12:19:25 AM
Washington, even in normal times, may feel like a foreign capital ... personal debt and national debt — all that and more are touched in some way by the ballots of Tuesday, Nov. 8. America’s place in the world is in the balance, too.
Global Development Finance 2010: External Debt of Developing Countries
econpapers.repec.org - 8/20/2016 11:53:07 PM
No 8129 in World Bank Publications from The World Bank Abstract: The World Bank's Debtor Reporting System (DRS), from which the aggregates and country tables presented in this report are drawn, was established in 1951. The debt crisis of the 1980s brought ...
China's new plan to build a world-class aircraft engine
CNN Money - 8/29/2016 6:17:20 AM
China has set up a new state-owned aviation firm to help meet one its top tech goals: building a world ... on foreign-made engines. China has long struggled to build its own jet engines, and boosting its capabilities has been a priority as the country ...
Qatar issues $12bn worth of sovereign debt
MENAFN - 8/29/2016 1:55:28 PM
The country";s growth slowed to 1.1 percent y/y in ... Banks are relying more on non-resident deposits, interbank funds and debt to compensate for the decline in deposits. Net foreign liabilities have surged since 2015 on the back of increased foreign ...
RBI unions urge MPs to stop public debt management agency
Webindia 123 - 8/28/2016 10:57:42 AM
"In today's world of financial insecurity ... body under the finance ministry as an autonomous agency "to bring both the country's external borrowings and domestic debt under one roof". However, faced with opposition and in a big backtrack on the issue ...