Diaspora Journey takes you to the world of millions of people on the move. It contains news, articles, studies, and stories from various sources about the everyday life of diasporas. It also includes topics and discussions related to migration, development, remittances and microfinance.
Wednesday, 8 December 2010
Indians abroad send more money home than others
New Delhi: With an amount of $55 billion, India continued to be the largest recipient of remittances in 2010. The figure has risen from $49.6 billion in 2009. The country also stands at the second position among countries with largest number of emigrants after Mexico, according to the World Bank's Migration and Remittances Factbook 2011, reports Rema Nagarajan of the Economic Times. Read more