New currency expected soon to replace the Afghani

AFGHANISTAN - A new Afghan currency printed in Germany and resembling the Euro is being introduced shortly to replace the almost valueless Afghani, reported Gulf News on Monday.

It was learnt that stocks of the new Afghani have been flown to Kabul and handed over to Afghanistan's state bank.

The bank's president, Dr Anwarul Haq Ahadi, held a meeting on Sunday in Kabul with an 18-member representative delegation of money-changers and took them into confidence about the launch of the new currenc