Remittances to Vietnam up 10 percent this year (Photo: baodautu)

These are official numbers which must be used in reports, Tu emphasized.

About 28 percent of the remittances to Vietnam was sent through international money transfer companies, 7 percent via credit institutions and 2 percent by post, he said.

The official said though Vietnamese living overseas have been also struggling due to impacts of COVID-19, they remained devoted to the homeland, affirming that remittances is an important source of capital for Vietnam at this time.

Source: VNA