The country has received $876.06 millions as remittance from January 1 to 22 in 2016, according to the statistics of Bangladesh Bank.
Four state-owned banks, Agrani, Janata, Rupali and Sonali brought $267.66 millions.
Out of four state-owned banks, Agrani bank brougt the highest amount of remittance. It is $101.91millions.
Four specialised banks, Bangladesh Krishi Bank, Basic Bank, BDBL and RAKUB brought only $9.43 millions.
39 private commercial banks brought $589.49 millions as remittance.
Of them, Islami Bank alone brought $208.46 million as remittance during the period.
Nine foreign commercial banks brought only $9.48 millions as remittance.