Bangladesh remittances total $4.25 billion in July-OctoberStaff Writer | November 21, 2016
Some 10 million Bangladeshis living overseas in the first four months of the current 2016-17 fiscal year (July 2016-June 2017) remitted home $4.25 billion.
Asia The inflow of remittances
In the 2015-2016 fiscal year ending June, the inflow of remittances, one of the key sources of foreign exchange for the nation, reached a record high of $14.93 billion, the BB data showed.
Most of the income came from Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, the United States, Kuwait, Britain, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, Bahrain, Italy and Australia, according to the bank. ■