Bank Negara Malaysia announced on Monday that a new series of banknotes and coins will be issued for circulation in the country in early 2012.
The theme of the design of the new currency series will include "features that are distinctively Malaysia", said the central bank. The new banknotes will also have enhanced security elements.
"We do not want to give more details about the design or improved security at this time," a spokesperson for the central bank told CentralBanking.com. "A committee i