Venezuela launches new 100,000-bolivar banknote

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In November 2, 2017

Source:  Noticias Alianzanews – 02 de Noviembre de 2017, Caracas

The President of Venezuela on Wednesday launched a new highest denomination banknote worth 100,000 bolivars (about $30 at the highest official exchange rate), which will go into circulation on Thursday, 2 November 2017.

“As of this week the new 100,000 bolivars bill will go into circulation … to proceed to strengthen the policy of protection, social security of workers and the Venezuelan family,”  Nicolas Maduro said on the state radio and television channel.

Photo: released by the Miraflores presidential press office.