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
In ‘Gaining Currency,’ a Look at China’s Global Ambitions for Its Money
New York Times - 10/24/2016 10:47:22 AM
But China has grown in economic power and ambition, and the old restrictions are not helping a country ... world. That is, the world owes China a lot more than China owes to the world. But the net income that China’s earning — the amount paid by ...
Cheap foreign loans starting to dry up for Vietnam
e.vnexpress.net - 10/26/2016 3:28:20 AM
The World Bank will decide in July next year if Vietnam is still among the countries eligible for ODA ... deputy director of the Finance Ministry’s Department of Debt Management and External Finance, told a conference on Tuesday.
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 ...
UPDATE 1-Mozambique tells creditors debt levels "unsustainable"
Reuters - 10/25/2016 3:00:53 AM
MAPUTO Oct 25 Mozambique's debt levels are unsustainable and the ... 2 billion in secret loans emerged and has insisted on external scrutiny as a condition for resuming financial aid to one of the world's poorest countries. The debt crisis and aid ...
Debt office issues warning to Buhari not to borrow above $22b
naij.com - 10/26/2016 8:21:50 AM
Nigeria’s total debt portfolio rose 30% to $62 billion in 2014, up from $47.6 billion as at September 2013. The country’s external debt stood at $9.52 billion, 15% of the entire debt stock. Domestic borrowing, however, accounted for bulk of the total ...
U.S. Tops List of Countries with the Largest External Debt
Seeking Alpha - 6/21/2009 10:56:59 AM
The World Bank maintains the database of Gross External Debt Positions of countries.The top five countries with the largest external debt are as follows: The USA is the biggest debtor country with a total of $13.6 Trillion at the end of 2008. On a year ...
Global Development Finance 2010: External Debt of Developing Countries
econpapers.repec.org - 10/18/2016 11:54:44 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 ...
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.
Which ASEAN Country Owe The Most Debt To Foreign Governments?
The Malaysian Digest - 10/16/2016 10:02:34 PM
According to the Yahoo!News report, total external debt figures are derived from various calculations. "The total debt that a country owes to its foreign creditors is its ‘external debt’. "Those that the country owes money could be an external ...
Countries Overloaded With Debt
CNBC - 10/28/2009 10:40:00 AM
The first time this analysis was published on CNBC.com, it stirred angst from Ireland over the numbers, as the country was a significant outlier in the final data. A further breakdown of the country's external debt data, provided by the World Bank ...
India up just one spot in ease of doing business; ranks 130 out of 190 countries
Economic Times - 10/26/2016 1:05:10 AM
India is ranked 130 out of 190 countries in World Bank Group’s annual report on the ease of ... appoint observers to regularly seek feedback from the user. It will appoint external agencies to hold stakeholder consultations and monitor the implementation ...
World debt tables 1990-91 : external debt of developing countries - supplement (English)
documents.worldbank.org - 8/30/1991 11:55:15 PM
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4 reasons why Venezuela became the world's worst economy
CNN Money - 10/25/2016 5:09:44 AM
How did it get so desperate in Venezuela -- a country sitting on more oil than any other in the world? Here are 4 reasons why it's diving ... PDVSA warned last week that it could default on its debt if bondholders didn't accept new payment terms.
Tony Blair: World must act on Islamist extremism
CNN - 10/26/2016 9:11:56 AM
But whilst the overwhelming number of people in Muslim majority countries believe that ISIS and ... that this threat has not been caused by Western foreign policy; only 12 per cent of people around the world cite it as the primary cause.
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 ...