Investments

Exports of Services

The value of cross-border services which are provided by residents to non-residents.

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

An investment in which a direct investor owns 10 per cent or more of the ordinary shares or voting power in an enterprise in another country. FDI comprises foreign direct equity investment (i.e. paid-up capital and attributable reserves) and net inter-company debt transactions between a direct investor and its direct investment enterprise.

Imports of Services

The value of cross-border services which are provided by non-residents to residents.

Investment Commitments

Investment projects in terms of fixed assets which companies commit to invest in Singapore. Projects are only recorded as commitments if the company has made a firm undertaking to implement the project.