Definition: This entry gives the total public and private debt owed to nonresidents repayable in internationally accepted currencies, 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, 2020See also: Debt - external map
Laos' financial debt to China grows as $6 billion high-speed rail line between the countries is unveiled
YAHOO!News - 12/6/2021 7:43:00 PM
China is now connected with Laos via a recently completed high-speed rail line, which reportedly cost $6 billion. Chinese-led initiative: On Friday, a virtual ceremony attended by Chinese President Xi Jinping and Laotian President Thongloun Sisoulith marked the opening of the rail line,
Developing nations need to take steps to limit hit from local debt overhauls -IMF
Reuters on MSN.com - 12/1/2021 2:04:22 PM
Restructuring local sovereign debt burdens will likely play an increasingly important part in emerging markets, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), though governments need to take measures to limit the hit on local banks and investors.
Our strategic foreign exchange reserves exceed our state external debt by over six times - President Ilham Aliyev
Trend News Agency - 11/28/2021 9:16:00 AM
Trend: Our strategic foreign exchange reserves exceed our state external debt by over six times, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said addressing th
India joins world for super growth on high debt
Nagaland Post - 11/28/2021 9:13:00 AM
India joins the world aiming for a super growth on a high debt and infra push for an economic panacea. India’s heavy investment over Rs 233.08 lakh crore investment in infrastructure, of which the Rs 10500 crore Jewar airport in adjacent to Delhi in UP,
Underfire Zim pays US$44m of foreign debt
NewsDay on MSN.com - 11/29/2021 12:00:00 AM
BY TAURAI MANGUDHLAPRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration paid US$44,2 million to foreign creditors during the nine months to September, as part of its refreshed debt repayment plan, data showed at the weekend.
Debt: Sri Lanka, Cambodia can follow Bangladesh example
Daily News on MSN.com - 11/25/2021 12:00:00 AM
Bangladesh, the second highest recipient of China’s investment in South Asia after Pakistan, imports the highest volume of goods from China making it Bangladesh’s largest trading partner. This is the beginning of the story where China offers Bangladesh financial assistance and development experience for its ‘big-ticket megaprojects’ to fulfill its vision-2041,
Egypt's ex-PM: So-called 'debt trap' reflects jealousy from the West Egypt's ex-PM: So-called 'debt trap' reflects jealousy from the West
CGTN - 11/29/2021 12:29:00 PM
Cooperative achievements between Africa and China are great and the so-called "debt trap" attacks from the West is to "slow down the successes of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)," former Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf asserted in a recent interview with CGTN's Adel El Mahrouky.
EUbusiness - 12/1/2021 10:29:00 PM
The COVID-19 pandemic has harshly exposed the impact of today's incomplete, incompatible or disconnected global infrastructure. The lack of digital connections, the disruption to supply chains and the scarcity of medical goods has tremendous human and economic consequences.