Remittance Inflows to Asia: Trends and Issues

Event: 9th ADBI-OECD-ILO Roundtable on Labor Migration in Asia: Innovative Approaches for the Effective Management of Labor Migration in Asia

Remittance Inflows to Asia: Trends and Issues

24 January 2019
Author / Speaker: 
Pitchaya Sirivunnabood, ADB Institute - Other materials by the author

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Remittance remains a stable source of external finance in Asia. In 2017, 30.9% of remittances to Asia ($84.2 billion) came from the Middle East, while 27.7% was from within the region.

Geographical Focus: 
China, People's Republic of
Viet Nam
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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