Norway – Some bank notes expiring in May Norway
Norway’s central bank (Norges Bank) has started warning the public that some of its currency notes that were replaced last year are about to be taken out of circulation. They won’t be valid or accepted as legal tender after May 30. The expiration date applies to the old 100- and 200-kroner bank notes that were more

Lebanon – BDL announces new LL100,000 note Lebanon
A new LL100,000 banknote with a new design will enter circulation from April 10, Lebanon’s central bank said Wednesday. The new notes were issued on Jan. 1, 2017 and feature a smoother and more minimalistic design that keeps the classic Lebanese symbol of a cedar tree at the top right corner of the note’s front. more

President Ram Nath Kovind releases Rs 10, Rs 1000 commemorative coins on Nabakalebar festival India
President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday released commemorative coins in denominations of ₹10 and ₹1000 on Lord Jagannath’s Nabakalebar festival. The President, who is visiting Odisha, released the coins during the centenary celebration of Rastriya Sanskrit Sansthan in Puri. Addressing a function held on the occasion, Mr. Kovind described the pilgrim town of Puri as more