Bangladesh reaps remittance rewards

Money sent home by migrant workers abroad is second biggest source of income for government.

    In Bangladesh, money sent home by migrant workers abroad is the second biggest source of income for the government.

    Only the booming garment industry is a bigger earner.

    The northeastern region of Sylhet is one of the many areas that benefits, transforming the towns and villages of the region.

    Al Jazeera's Maher Sattar reports from Sylhet.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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