remittance Bangladesh

October 3, 2022
October 3, 2022

Remittance lowest in seven months

Despite a surge in the outflow of migrant workers, remittances to Bangladesh declined 11 percent year-on-year to $1.54 billion in September, the lowest in seven months.

September 24, 2022
September 24, 2022

Is it Destination Death for our migrant workers?

Five hundred deaths a month. Is that natural?

September 11, 2022
September 11, 2022

The unjust and discriminatory face of corruption

The cost of grand corruption in Bangladesh is only continuing to go up.

September 2, 2022
September 2, 2022

Robust remittance, exports to ease pressure on external sector

Migrant workers and Bangladeshis living abroad sent more than $2 billion in each of the first two months of the current fiscal year, a promising sign for the economy.

August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022

IMF Loan Talks: Here's how we need to prepare

The economy needs firm handling to ensure the situation doesn't turn into a crisis.

August 12, 2022
August 12, 2022

Do our remittance earners deserve such disrespect?

Airport and Biman officials must provide quality service to all

July 25, 2022
July 25, 2022

US$ 1.64bn remittance received in 21 days of July: Bangladesh Bank

Bangladesh received US$ 1.64 billion inward remittance till July 21, due to  Eid-ul-Azha when Bangladeshi migrants sent more money to families to celebrate one of the biggest festival of Muslims, according to data from Bangladesh Bank.

July 3, 2022
July 3, 2022

Remittance falls to $21.03 billion in FY2022

Inward remittance to Bangladesh fell by 15 per cent year-on-year to $21.03 billion in the just-concluded fiscal year, intensifying pressure on the country’s macroeconomy, central bank data showed today.

June 30, 2022
June 30, 2022

Remittance to rise significantly next fiscal year

Remittance inflow may rebound significantly in Bangladesh in 2022-23 fiscal year as increased number of people flew abroad for jobs, Bangladesh Bank (BB) Governor Fazle Kabir said today.

June 13, 2022
June 13, 2022

Dip in remittance: Hundi at play again

Remittance inflow fell in 11 months of the current fiscal year mainly because a large number of migrants switched to informal channels like hundi from formal ones for sending money, say experts.