Remittance inflow defies corona By Anisul Islam Noor | Last Updated: 13th September, 2020, 00:00

Bangladesh fetched a record of $7.9 billion in remittance from May to July disproving the World Bank prediction.  The World Bank in April forecast that Bangladesh inward remittance might fall by…

Remittance inflow defies corona

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