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New banknotes: Decoding the rich history and culture of the country reflected through Indian currency - Firstpost

World Banknotes - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 10:21

Firstpost

New banknotes: Decoding the rich history and culture of the country reflected through Indian currency
Firstpost
In the latest series, labelled the 'Mahatma Gandhi new series' by RBI, five of the six banknotes interestingly feature prominent historical Indian monuments on the reverse side, which suggests a focus on India's heritage and culture. As graphic ...

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NBU puts new Hr 20 banknote into circulation - Kyiv Post

World Banknotes - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 02:15

Kyiv Post

NBU puts new Hr 20 banknote into circulation
Kyiv Post
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) on September 25, 2018, put into circulation the 20 hryvnia banknote of 2018 design with improved security features, the regulator has reported. According to a press release of the NBU, the new 20 hryvnia banknote is ...

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Liberia: Legislature Gave Central Bank 'Absolute Authority' to Print Additional Banknotes - Front Page Africa

World Banknotes - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 19:08

Front Page Africa

Liberia: Legislature Gave Central Bank 'Absolute Authority' to Print Additional Banknotes
Front Page Africa
In a July 19, 2017 communication, the Senate, amongst other things, authorized the Central Bank of Liberia to completely replace the legacy liberty banknotes with the newly printed banknotes introduced in 2016 in order to harmonize the Liberian currency.
Liberians demonstrate after new banknotes vanish into thin airNews24

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Smart banknotes will be the cash of the future - Quartz

World Banknotes - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 07:48

Quartz

Smart banknotes will be the cash of the future
Quartz
Must we pit digital money in a battle against hard cash? Must we really swear our full loyalty to one or the other? What if a banknote could function as a sort of digital prepaid card, on which you could electronically load value using your mobile ...

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Central Bank of Uzbekistan won't issue new banknote - AzerNews

World Banknotes - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 07:44

AzerNews

Central Bank of Uzbekistan won't issue new banknote
AzerNews
By Trend. The Central Bank of Uzbekistan (CBU) did not make a decision to issue a 100,000-soum banknote, the bank's press service announced referring to the joint press conference of the CBU and Qishloqqurilishbank. “If the country's economy needs ...

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Man arrested for selling thousands of counterfeit €50 notes on darknet - Sky News

World Banknotes - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 05:00

Sky News

Man arrested for selling thousands of counterfeit €50 notes on darknet
Sky News
A man accused of selling counterfeit banknotes on darknet marketplaces has been arrested and his digital print shop dismantled. He was arrested in Poland on Friday when he was allegedly on his way to post dozens of envelopes filled with fake €50 notes ...

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Fake banknotes recovered in Inverness city centre after successfully being used for purchases - Press and Journal

World Banknotes - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 01:02

Press and Journal

Fake banknotes recovered in Inverness city centre after successfully being used for purchases
Press and Journal
Police have issued a warning to the public to be on their guard after a spate of incidents involving the use of counterfeit banknotes. This comes after fake notes were used on three separate occasions over the past week in Inverness city centre. After ...

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Liberians demonstrate after new banknotes worth $100m vanished into thin air - Vanguard

World Banknotes - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 15:16

Vanguard

Liberians demonstrate after new banknotes worth $100m vanished into thin air
Vanguard
Liberians demonstrate after new banknotes worth $100m vanished into thin air. On September 24, 2018 9:09 pmIn Just Human, News by adekunle10 Comments. Hundreds of Liberians took to the streets of the capital Monrovia Monday to demonstrate over ...
Into Thin Air: $104 Million in Banknotes Go Missing in LiberiaSputnik International
Liberia: Lawmakers to Probe Former President Sirleaf over Printing of 10 Billion Liberian Dollars BanknotesFront Page Africa
Liberians demand return of missing banknotes worth $104mAfrica Feeds

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Consider the “MIssing Money” Business Exigent and Let The Chips Fall Where They May, Mr. President - Liberian Daily Observer

World Banknotes - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 23:02

The Standard

Consider the “MIssing Money” Business Exigent and Let The Chips Fall Where They May, Mr. President
Liberian Daily Observer
For the past week, news of the alleged disappearance of Liberian dollar banknotes worth billions has played in the media amidst a huge public outcry against is being perceived as virtual theft of the country's resources by officials of government both ...
Liberia: Is Missing Billions Saga Ruining EJS-CDC 'Legacy Protection' Election Deal?Front Page Africa
A Demonstration is Underway in Monrovia, as President Weah Edits his Flashcards to Speak at the United NationsPerspective (press release)

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Into Thin Air: $104 Million in Banknotes Go Missing in Liberia ... - Sputnik International

World Banknotes - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 05:59

Sputnik International

Into Thin Air: $104 Million in Banknotes Go Missing in Liberia ...
Sputnik International
Corruption is not specifically a punishable crime under Liberian law. When the last president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, took office in 2006, she announced that ...

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Into Thin Air: $104 Million in Banknotes Go Missing in Liberia - Sputnik International

World Banknotes - Sun, 09/23/2018 - 05:59

Sputnik International

Into Thin Air: $104 Million in Banknotes Go Missing in Liberia
Sputnik International
Shipping containers containing the equivalent of $104 million in Liberian banknotes or five percent of Liberia's gross domestic product, ordered by the Central Bank from printers in Sweden and China, vanished without a trace shortly after they arrived ...

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De La Rue beats European competition to Swedish banknote contract - Central Banking

World Banknotes - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 11:30

Central Banking

De La Rue beats European competition to Swedish banknote contract
Central Banking
Sveriges Riksbank has signed an agreement with the UK-based banknote manufacturer De La Rue to print Swedish banknotes in a contract valid for just over three years. The decision, unveiled on September 19, follows the termination of the Riksbank's ...

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About lasing banknotes and bionic eyes - eeNews Europe

World Banknotes - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:37

eeNews Europe

About lasing banknotes and bionic eyes
eeNews Europe
In various experiments, the authors transferred their membrane laser to unlikely substrates, such as a banknote, a bovine eye, and a finger nail. When excited with pulsed blue light (at 450nm), the distributed feedback gratings emitted a visible beam ...

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Nimbaians Embrace Invitation of FBI to Investigate Case of Missing Banknotes - The Bush Chicken

World Banknotes - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 10:31

Nimbaians Embrace Invitation of FBI to Investigate Case of Missing Banknotes
The Bush Chicken
GANTA, Nimba – Frustration over the case of the alleged missing Liberian banknotes is not restricted to Monrovia. In Ganta, Nimbaians have praised the government's decision to invite officials from the United States Federal Bureau of Investigation to ...

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End of Era: World's Oldest Central Bank Decides to Print Bills Abroad - Sputnik International

World Banknotes - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 03:41

Sputnik International

End of Era: World's Oldest Central Bank Decides to Print Bills Abroad
Sputnik International
Riksbanken, the central bank of Sweden, has signed an agreement with a British company, De La Rue, to have Swedish banknotes printed in the UK. The contract is valid for three years, with a possible extension of up to four years, the economic daily ...

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'Missing Billions' Saga Boosts Support for War Crimes Court in Liberia - Front Page Africa

World Banknotes - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 20:45

Front Page Africa

'Missing Billions' Saga Boosts Support for War Crimes Court in Liberia
Front Page Africa
... than 20 organizations that did not show interest or rejected the establishment of a Liberian war crimes court have rescinded their decision, joining forces to call for an end to impunity in Liberia amid the current crisis of the missing container ...

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MA-Shops: The Diverse Iconography of Banknotes - CoinWeek

World Banknotes - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 17:20

CoinWeek

MA-Shops: The Diverse Iconography of Banknotes
CoinWeek
by Joël van Dam, Owner of Joëlnumismatics. My previous story was about some specific banknotes from the Netherlands. Today I want to discuss some other banknotes. There is no specific coloration in theme or nation by the banknotes in this blog.

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Legislature Did Not Approve Printing of L$16 Billion in New Banknotes - The Bush Chicken

World Banknotes - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 13:11

AllAfrica.com

Legislature Did Not Approve Printing of L$16 Billion in New Banknotes
The Bush Chicken
The last time a request for printing new banknotes was granted by the legislature was in April 2016 when the Central Bank of Liberia under the leadership of its former executive governor, Milton Weeks, requested the printing of L$5 billion to replace ...
Liberia: 'Missing' L$16 Billion - Who Is Telling the Truth?AllAfrica.com
Liberia: Finance Minister Samuel Tweah Contradicts Previous Admission of Missing MoneyFront Page Africa

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ECCB issues new family of banknotes - Searchlight Newspaper

World Banknotes - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 10:33

Searchlight Newspaper

ECCB issues new family of banknotes
Searchlight Newspaper
The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) last week announced that a new family of banknotes with new designs and security features will be issued from next year with the two largest denominations: The $50 (US $18.50) and $100 (US $37.00) notes ...

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ECB unveils new €100 and €200 banknotes - Malta Independent Online

World Banknotes - Thu, 09/20/2018 - 03:21

Malta Independent Online

ECB unveils new €100 and €200 banknotes
Malta Independent Online
New €100 and €200 banknotes to start circulating on 28 May 2019. ○ Banknotes to incorporate new and innovative security features: a satellite hologram and an enhanced emerald number. ○ €100 and €200 banknotes complete Europa series.

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