15 Mar 2019 - 17:57
Georgia received $125.5 million from abroad in February 2018, while remittances leaving Georgia totalled $17.7 million, says the National Bank of Georgia.
Last month Georgia received 10.2% more in remittances than in February of 2018.
Russia ($31.62 million), Italy ($17.44 million) and Greece ($14.16 million) were the largest remittance senders in February 2019.
Overall, the vast majority (92%) of all money transfers from abroad came from 15 countries.
After Russia, Italy and, Grrece other countries regularly sending money transfers to Georgia in February 2019 included: