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Namibia celebrates independence with new note

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) has introduced a new polymer NAD 30 banknote to commemorate the country’s 30th anniversary of independence. The once-off print commemorative...

Three new polymer Scottish £20 banknotes released

Three new polymer £20 banknotes have been released into circulation throughout Scotland. Coin Week reports Bank of Scotland and Clydesdale Bank notes went into circulation...

New £20 banknote ‘a true work of art’

Bank of England has launched the much-anticipated new £20. The note is designed and produced by British manufacturing company De La Rue and is made...

Egypt to print polymer banknotes

The Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) will start printing environmentally-friendly currency made of polymer. According to a statement, the CBE is set to launch a...

Plastic banknotes not so durable after all?

Nearly 50 million plastic £5 and £10 notes have been replaced since they were launched. BBC reports that the notes were replaced due to wear...

Australia saves $1 billion with polymer notes

Australia was the first country to issue a full series of polymer banknotes, completed over 1992 to 1996. After 25 years, issuance of the second...