Vietnamese abroad send home over 17 billion USD in remittances in 2020 Business

Vietnamese abroad send home over 17 billion USD in remittances in 2020

Vietnamese abroad sent home 17.2 billion USD worth of remittances in 2020, making the country the third-largest remittance recipient in the East Asia and Pacific region, according to the Migration and Development Brief released earlier this week by the World Bank and the Global Knowledge Partnership on Migration and Development (KNOMAD).
Indonesia inaugurates 17-billion-USD sharia bank World

Indonesia inaugurates 17-billion-USD sharia bank

Indonesian President Joko Widodo on February 1 inaugurated state-owned sharia bank Bank Syariah Indonesia (BSI), which had total assets of 240 trillion IDR (17 billion USD) and ranked seventh on the list of biggest banks in Indonesia based on total assets.