bKash offers 1pc cash incentive on receiving remittance

Staff Correspondent

19 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

bKash offers 1pc cash incentive on receiving remittance

bKash is offering 1 percent cash bonus on top of 2 percent government incentive on remittance to ensure more comfort to the expatriates while sending money to their loved ones through different banking channels during the Covid-19 situation and the month of Ramadan,

Currently, expatriates are availing the opportunity to send remittance securely to 52 million bKash accounts through 10 commercial banks of the country via more than 50 money transfer organizations (MTO), said a press release.

 Using online or wallet transfer facilities, expatriates from 93 countries of the world are sending remittance. Due to these facilities, the expatriates have sent remittances worth US$138 million in 2020.

During the pandemic, this cash bonus offered by bKash along with government incentive has brought more relief to the expatriates and their relatives in sending and receiving remittance from anywhere 24/7 while staying at home.

This offer is applicable for sending any amount of remittance of 10,000 Taka or more. The offer will be valid till 31st May 2021.

A customer can avail this offer twice in a month which means, maximum 4 times during the whole campaign. As a result, s/he can get up to Tk 1,200 in a month and maximum Tk 2,400 during the offer period.

With the government incentive and bKash bonus, a customer has the opportunity to send remittance of Tk 1.25 lakh per day and a maximum of Tk 4.5 lakh per month.

Expatriates can send remittance to their loved one's bKash account instantly through online/internet transfer or mobile wallets without going anywhere. Because of the convenient and fast way of sending money through banking channels, the remittance service of bKash is becoming more popular. This service is helping them stay safe during the pandemic as well.