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New £10 Jane Austen banknote slammed for 'doctoring' her appearance - Coventry Telegraph

World Banknotes - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 13:03

Coventry Telegraph

New £10 Jane Austen banknote slammed for 'doctoring' her appearance
Coventry Telegraph
Mr Carney said: “Jane Austen certainly merits a place in the select group of historical figures to appear on our banknotes. “Her novels have an enduring and universal appeal and she is recognised as one of the greatest writers in English literature ...

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French diplomat 'Sarko Boy' goes on trial over bag stuffed with ... - The Guardian

World Banknotes - Mon, 05/22/2017 - 10:05

The Guardian

French diplomat 'Sarko Boy' goes on trial over bag stuffed with ...
The Guardian
Boris Boillon, a former adviser to Nicolas Sarkozy, faces tax fraud and forgery charges after being stopped with a bag stuffed with cash.

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Investigation into counterfeit banknotes made in China - Eleven Myanmar

World Banknotes - Sat, 05/20/2017 - 10:14

Eleven Myanmar

Investigation into counterfeit banknotes made in China
Eleven Myanmar
The Home Affairs Ministry and Central Bank are investigating the making of counterfeit Myanmar banknotes in the China border area, a top official from the Central Bank has said. The news has spread on social media networks and police reportedly have ...

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Could the TENNER in your pocket be making you ill? Banknotes are the perfect breeding ground for potentially deadly ... - Daily Mail

World Banknotes - Fri, 05/19/2017 - 07:18

Daily Mail

Could the TENNER in your pocket be making you ill? Banknotes are the perfect breeding ground for potentially deadly ...
Daily Mail
The banknotes in your pocket are covered in potentially deadly bacteria that could be making you ill, according to new research. Scientists have discovered notes are the perfect breeding ground for bacteria, of which more than one third can cause ...

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Scientists study microbes found on banknotes - UPI.com - UPI.com

World Banknotes - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 15:31

UPI.com

Scientists study microbes found on banknotes - UPI.com
UPI.com
Analysis of microbes living on banknotes collected from hospitals and metro stations in Hong Kong suggest dangerous pathogens can populate on paper ...

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44 years since the dirham became the UAE's currency of choice - The National

World Banknotes - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 13:06

The National

44 years since the dirham became the UAE's currency of choice
The National
When a young desert nation announced its own currency it sent a message to the world that it was confident of its people, economy and future – now those first Emirati banknotes are collectors' items. Printed in an array of colours, the first UAE ...

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Researchers have found that banknotes can transmit potentially ... - Medical Xpress

World Banknotes - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 08:56

Medical Xpress

Researchers have found that banknotes can transmit potentially ...
Medical Xpress
If a commonly used item passed from person to person everyday around the world was found to carry potential harmful microbes, would you continue to use it?

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Check your wallet: RCMP warn of 'splice-and-tape' counterfeit bills - CTV News

World Banknotes - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 06:59

CTV News

Check your wallet: RCMP warn of 'splice-and-tape' counterfeit bills
CTV News
The sticky-tape switcheroo is affecting Canada's new $5 polymer bills, which have been touted as harder to counterfeit than the old paper banknotes. Police say counterfeiters are removing the clear panel near the side of the bill, which also contains ...

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Bank Indonesia To Cap Foreign Banknotes Entering Country - Indonesia Expat (registration) (blog)

World Banknotes - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 06:12

Indonesia Expat (registration) (blog)

Bank Indonesia To Cap Foreign Banknotes Entering Country
Indonesia Expat (registration) (blog)
Bank Indonesia (BI) will tighten the flow of foreign banknotes, allowing only licensed institutions to carry an amount equivalent to or exceeding Rp.1 billion (US$75,148), an official announced this week. The change comes after a survey of banks which ...

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A Tweet About Braille Codes In The Design Of Each Malaysian ... - malaysiandigest.com

World Banknotes - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 01:47

A Tweet About Braille Codes In The Design Of Each Malaysian ...
malaysiandigest.com
Have you ever wondered how the visually-impaired differentiate between each banknote let alone know how much cash they're carrying?

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A Tweet About Braille Codes In The Design Of Each Malaysian Banknote Goes Viral - malaysiandigest.com

World Banknotes - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 01:47

A Tweet About Braille Codes In The Design Of Each Malaysian Banknote Goes Viral
malaysiandigest.com
Have you ever wondered how the visually-impaired differentiate between each banknote let alone know how much cash they're carrying? It may or may not have crossed your mind, but one Twitter user (@UvuvwevwevOssas) has recently shed some light on ...

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Obscure California National Gold Bank Notes Highlight Heritage US Currency Auction - CoinWeek

World Banknotes - Tue, 05/16/2017 - 05:05

Obscure California National Gold Bank Notes Highlight Heritage US Currency Auction
CoinWeek
Of special note at the United States paper money sale was a selection of rare National Gold Bank Notes from California. These notes were authorized by the Currency Act of 1870, which established 10 national gold banks that issued gold notes in order to ...

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New plastic £5 note fetches £50000 on eBay - Birmingham Mail - Birmingham Mail

World Banknotes - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 14:50

Birmingham Mail

New plastic £5 note fetches £50000 on eBay - Birmingham Mail
Birmingham Mail
Collectors are looking for five pound notes with the lowest serial numbers as these attract the highest bids.

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KBZ Employee Arrested for Forging Banknotes - The Irrawaddy News Magazine

World Banknotes - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 07:15

The Irrawaddy News Magazine

KBZ Employee Arrested for Forging Banknotes
The Irrawaddy News Magazine
RANGOON and MOULMEIN – A junior clerk from a branch of Burma's largest private bank, KBZ, in Karen State's Hpa-An Township was arrested for possession of forged bank notes in Thaton Township of Mon State on Friday, according to Thaton Township ...

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Bank Indonesia Issues Regulation on Carrying Foreign Banknotes of at Least IDR1 Bln - Netralnews

World Banknotes - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 06:34

Netralnews

Bank Indonesia Issues Regulation on Carrying Foreign Banknotes of at Least IDR1 Bln
Netralnews
JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - There is a new regulation issued by Bank Indonesia (BI) on the carrying of foreign banknotes into and outside the country. This regulation is set forth in Bank Indonesia Regulation (PBI) No 197/7 / PBI / 2017 dated May 5, ...

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Public warned on circulation of old bank notes - Post Courier - POST-COURIER

World Banknotes - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 09:47

Public warned on circulation of old bank notes - Post Courier
POST-COURIER
THE Bank of Papua New Guinea (BPNG) has strongly warned that K160 million in paper money it had designated to be destroyed had been hijacked, and some ...

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Archives International Auctions Scripophily, Banknotes & Ephemera ... - CoinWeek

World Banknotes - Sat, 05/13/2017 - 23:08

CoinWeek

Archives International Auctions Scripophily, Banknotes & Ephemera ...
CoinWeek
The Archives International auctions has over 1190 lots of rare Stocks, Bonds, Banknotes, Ephemera and Security Printing Ephemera.

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