Central Banking

New Afghan currency to come into circulation 7 Oct

AFGHANISTAN - The head of Da Afghanistan Bank, the central bank, Dr Anwar al-Haq Ahadi, has said the new currency will be put into circulation on 15 Mizan [7 October 2002] and said that the exchange process of the old currency for the new one will be taking place over two months.

From Voice of the Islamic Republic of Iran, 4 October.

[Correspondent] The head of the central bank [Da Afghanistan Bank], Dr Anwar al-Haq Ahadi, has said that the new printed Afghan currency will be put into circulati