04 Mar, 2007 - Iran: Some additional information has been made available on the new Iranian 50,000 Rial note.
The specifications of 50,000 Rls banknote are: Orange, and Lemon, with portrait of Imam Khomeini in color Onion-skin purple (like new 2000 Rls note). Size is 166x79mm.
Obverse: Imam Khomeini figure (like 10,000 & 5,000 Rls notes)
Reverse: Iran map with Persian Gulf highlight section, Iranian Nuclear Energy emblem and a Persian art script that contains a Hadis of Great Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H) that had said: "Persian Men will reach to the knowledge, even it be at far spaces"
- A 2.5 mm security thread windowed with CBI emblem and the number 50000 is visible.
- Offset see through register 50000.
- Watermark Imam Khomeini portrait and the number 50000 in white space.
- Intaglio sign for blind
- Intaglio print on Imam Khomeini portrait.
The banknote is available from 25 March 2007.
The exchange rate on the note is US$5.41712. One dealer in Iran is offering this note at US$12.00.
03 Mar, 2007 - Iran to issue new 50,000 rial note that sports picture of standard nuclear insignia of