- November 17, 2020
- Posted by: admin
- Category: Daily News
- CASH REMITTANCES from overseas Filipinos rebounded in Sep 20, growing at the fastest pace in more than two years after a decline in Aug 20.
- Cash remittances coursed through banks jumped by 9.3% y/y to USD2.601bn in Sep 20, data released by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas on 16 Nov 20 showed. This was the quickest growth in remittance inflows since 12.7% in Apr 18.
- M/M, cash remittances also rose by 4.8% from USD2.483bn in Aug 20, when these dropped by an annual 4.1%.
- The BSP reported a 10.2% rise in remittances from land-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to USD2.031bn, and a 6.5% jump in money sent by sea-based workers to USD570mn.
External Link : https://www.bworldonline.com/remittances-bounce-back-in-sept/