São Tomé e Príncipe
September 4, 2017 - The Banco Central de São Tomé e Príncipe unveiled new banknote series to celebrate the bank's 25th anniversary. The notes were designed and printed by
De La Rue to showcase wildlife that typified São Tomé e Príncipe. The four largest denominations include a range of security features such as Depth Image holograms and StarChrome
Color Shift Thread. The two smallest denominations are printed on Safeguard polymer substrate. The new notes are expected to be introduced on January 1, 2018.
See pictures of the new note in my blog.
August 24, 2017 - The Reserve Bank of India announced that a new 200 Rupee denomination will enter the banking system beginning August 25, 2017.
See details of the new note in my blog.
August 18, 2017 - The Reserve Bank of India will soon issue a new 50 Rupee note in the new Mahatma Gandhi Series. The new denomination has motif of Hampi with chariot
on the reverse, depicting the country's cultural heritage. The base color of the note is fluorescent blue. The note has other designs, geometric patterns aligning with the
overall color scheme, both at the obverse and reverse. The dimension of the note will be 66 mm x 135 mm. See pictures of the note in
August 18, 2017 - The Nepal National Bank issued a new 5 Rupees banknote on August 15, 2017. The front shows Mount Everest and the Kasthamandap Temple which was destroyed
in the 2015 earthquake. The back shows a yak in front of a mountain. See pictures of the new note in
August 15, 2017 - The Central Bank of Uzbekistan plans to issue a new 50,000 Sum banknote on August 22, 2017. Currently, the highest denomination is 10,000 Sum, which was released
on March 10, 2017. See pictures of the notes in my blog.