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, 2018See also: Debt - external map
Revealed: Kenya's massive debt trap, to pay for external debt till 2090
The Star - 11/16/2019 6:53:00 AM
In July, the World Bank raised the alarm over the high cost ... a departure from 50 per cent to GDP threshold that the government has failed to keep. The country has a total public debt (external and domestic) of Sh6.2 trillion according to Central Bank ...
International Debt Statistics 2020: External Debt Stock of Low- and Middle-Income Countries Rose, but Pace of Increase Slowed
blogs.worldbank.org - 10/2/2019 2:19:00 PM
External debt stock of low- and middle-income countries rose 5.2% in 2018 to $7.8 trillion, a slower pace of accumulation than in 2017, according to the World Bank’s International Debt Statistics 2020. Excluding the top ten borrowers (Argentina ...
Countries With The Most External Debt 2019
Global Finance magazine - 10/28/2019 12:00:00 AM
How hard? To the extent that there is no such thing as zero external debt, and both the most and the least-developed countries in the world alike (and all those in between) today struggle more than ever under the burden of what they owe. According to ...
Egypt’s external debt hikes to $106bln in Q1-19 – World Bank
Zawya - 8/15/2019 12:00:00 AM
Cairo- Egypt’s external debt rose by 20.4% year-on-year to $106.2 billion during the first quarter of 2019 from $88.16 billion, the World Bank announced in a recent report. The country’s external debt recorded $96.6 billion by the end of fiscal year ...
Can Indian Government repay the External Debt by Printing New Currency?
jagranjosh.com - 3/14/2019 7:22:00 AM
Let’s read this article and know the all consequences of printing more money. It’s a crucial fact that almost every country of the world has taken external debt. India is also one of them. India's external debt was $510.4 billion at Sept-end which ...
Debt Stocks of Developing Countries Rose to $7.8 Trillion in 2018: World Bank International Debt Statistics
World Bank - 10/2/2019 2:17:00 PM
WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2019—Total external debt of low- and middle-income countries climbed 5.3 percent to $7.8 trillion last year, while net debt flows (gross disbursements minus principal payments) from external creditors tumbled 28 percent to $529 ...
External debt rises by $15.3bn under Buhari
The Punch Newspapers - 7/17/2019 7:07:00 AM
The debt owed to the World Bank rose to $8.90bn from ... Prof Akpan Ekpo, said the country’s debt profile had been increasing at an alarming rate. He said, “The increase in external debt is something to worry about even though we have not exceeded ...
External debt up, driven by sukuk issuance
The Jakarta Post - 4/18/2019 1:03:00 AM
The country’s external debt, which includes government and private sector borrowing ... The Finance Ministry had issued a $750 million green global sukuk with 5.5 years maturity, as well...
External debt of Low and Middle Income countries rises to $7.1 trillion – World Bank
Ghana Business News - 11/19/2018 10:55:00 AM
Low and Middle Income countries are racking up debt, which according to the World Bank has tripled. The Bank’s International Debt Statistics 2019 published last week shows that borrowing by low and middle-income economies from external official and ...