Cash riots feared as Zimbabwe runs out of banknote

Business leaders have warned of cash riots in Zimbabwe if the continued banknote shortage pushes black market prices up any higher. Finance Minister Herbert Murerwa announced the introduction of a Z$1 000 note, just days after Zimbabwe's official inflation rate of 364.5% was published.

Source: Cape Times

The growing shortage of banknotes in Zimbabwe has pushed the black market price of Zimbabwe dollar notes up to as much as 30% above their face value in Harare - and up to 100% in some rural are