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Remit

To transmit or send. To relinquish or surrender, such as in the case of a fine, punishment, or sentence.

An individual, for example, might remit money to pay bills.

remit

(Relax), verb abate, alleviate, assuage, attemper, brake, calm, check, condonare, decrease, diminish, ease, give up, halt, hold up, lenify, lessen, let slacken, let up, loosen, make less violent, minimize, mitigate, moderate, palliate, quell, quiet, reduce, relinquish, remittere, soften, soothe, stall, stop, suspend, tranquilize, weaken

remit

(Release from penalty), verb absolve, acquit, amnesty, assoil, cancel, clear, condone, discharge, dismiss, disregard, drop charges, exculpate, excuse, exempt, forgive, free, give amnesty, let go, let out, liberate, pardon, pass over, reinstate, release, reprieve, respite, show clemency, show mercy, spare, vindicate, waive

remit

(Send payment), verb compensate, defray, discharge, forward payment, make payment, mittere, pay, recompense, remunerate, render, repay, requite, send money, send payment, settle, tender, transmit payment

remit

(Submit for consideration), verb advance, commit, consign, forward, offer, present, proffer, propose, refer, relegate, remand, send, tender, transmit
See also: absolve, acquit, alleviate, bear, bear the expense, bequeath, bestow, compensate, condone, contribute, defray, delay, deliver, diminish, discharge, discontinue, dispatch, excuse, free, give, grant, indemnify, lessen, lull, offer, present, recommit, reimburse, reinstate, relax, release, relent, remand, remise, remunerate, restore, return, satisfy, subside, supply, suspend, tender, transmit, yield

remit

the transfer of a case from one court or jurisdiction to another.

TO REMIT. To annul a fine or forfeiture.
     2. This is generally done by the courts where they have a discretion by law: as, for example, when a juror is fined for nonattendance in court, after being duly summoned and, on appearing, he produces evidence to the court that he was sick and unable to attend, the fine will be remitted by the court.
     3. In commercial law, to remit is to send money, bills, or something which will answer the purpose of money.

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Further dilating upon the incentive, Ambassador Khan said that the loan in national currency equivalent to 10% percent of the amount remitted by overseas Pakistanis in one year would be sanctioned through one window system for which the remitter would be required to submit attested proof of amount remitted, copy of NICOP, passport and undertaking to the effect that loan would be returned in five years.
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The moment the account is credited, the remitter shall receive an SMS in his mobile and at the same time the beneficiary in India too gets the credit confirmation SMS.
Aditya Menon, the executive director and global head of product management at Obopay, another mobile payment solutions company, told Gulf News the technology will be a valuable resource for most remitters.
This sea change in the approach is being manifested here today when we are launching Pakistan Remittance Initiative with a view to discharge government responsibility to provide safe, cheap, and efficient remittance delivery channels to-overseas Pakistanis to send their funds back home," he said and added that the real motivation is not the collection of additional foreign exchange rather to provide for facilitation to the remitters and their families back home.
The one advantage National Multiservice has over Western Union is that it does not require remitters to fill out any affidavits or other government paperwork.
At the same time, he said, there would a new, more stringent, licensing system for bureaux de change, cheque cashers and money remitters which were also subject to abuse by terrorists.
Along these lines, participants at a conference in Abu Dhabi held on May 16, 2002, recommended the setting up of control systems to monitor hawalas with sufficient documentation about the remitters and recipients, to guard against any diversion of funds into illegal or criminal activities.
Thirteen remitters from the acute phase elected to enter the maintenance phase and continued to receive Deplin([R]) with an SSRI.
Dr Atiur Rahman, governor of Bangladesh Bank (BB), has expressed his concern at the proposed withdrawal of correspondent banking by some banks of developed countries affecting small remitters.
Today NBP has over 35 leading overseas remitting partners extending NBPs "Foree Remittance Services" to remitters in their respective countries.