New Rs.500 notes for CHOGM

5 November 2013 05:10 am - 14     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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New 500-rupee currency notes with the CHOGM-Sri Lanka logo would be released for circulation from November15 to mark the CHOGM, the Central Bank said.

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  • Zscore Tuesday, 05 November 2013 11:59 AM

    So another excuse to print more money and then they continue to deny that there is no inflation.

    Angoda Pissa Tuesday, 05 November 2013 09:20 AM

    Is it for CHOGM or for narrowing the deficit of forthcoming budget ?

    Kiris Baba Amaray Tuesday, 05 November 2013 10:07 AM

    We are not at all bothered about the new Currency Notes, but we are worried how we are going to pay-off the UN-bearable Loan SL had taken from China.

    Labby Tuesday, 05 November 2013 06:39 AM

    Is it with the CHOGM logo or is it with Mahinda Rajapakse's face?

    Andere Tuesday, 05 November 2013 10:15 AM

    IS his an excuse to print more money.
    Thats a total of 2.5 Billion rupees...

    coastal-beruwala Tuesday, 05 November 2013 10:16 AM

    this is colorful srilanka! so, we going to get third color in 500 rupee notes!!

    kasun Tuesday, 05 November 2013 06:52 AM

    hope its not as bad as the mahinda kolle

    young Lankan Tuesday, 05 November 2013 06:54 AM

    oh, significant 500 rupee to show the poor.

    Kiris Baba Amaray Tuesday, 05 November 2013 10:23 AM

    Fly a kite, who cares for this.... we have so many problems than this mind it.

    Viktor Tuesday, 05 November 2013 07:00 AM

    With today's cost of living, a Rs 500 coin would have been more appropriate

    Manel Wednesday, 06 November 2013 01:33 AM

    Govt should distribute wheelbarrows to carry money around when shopping.

    Resjzan Wednesday, 06 November 2013 01:51 AM

    No unique notes available in Sri Lanka, same as SL economic policy.

    Lucky Weeramantry Tuesday, 05 November 2013 08:07 AM

    How About A Ten Thousand Rupee Currency Note For Chogm. Wonder Of Asia

    Fayad Tuesday, 05 November 2013 08:11 AM

    With CHOGM people of sri lanka getting choked.


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