Tk 15606cr remittances received in 21 days
Published: 04:48 PM, 25 July 2022 Updated: 05:31 PM, 25 July 2022
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In the first 21 days of July of the 2022-23 fiscal year, expatriates sent remittances of $164.28 crore - which is Tk 15,606 crore (Tk 95 per dollar) in Bangladeshi currency.
This information has been obtained in the latest report of Bangladesh Bank.
According to the data of the Central Bank, in the 2021-22 fiscal year, expatriates sent remittances of $2,103.17 crore through banking channels – which is 15.11 percent less than the previous fiscal year. In the 2020-21 fiscal year, $2,477.77 crore remittance came.
Meanwhile, $183.72 crores of remittance came in June – which is $4.80 crore less than the previous month. Besides, $188.53 remittances came in May.