Plastic Currency

Egypt publishes 1st pictures of new plastic LE10, 20 notes

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 04:14 GMT

Plastic currencies are produced from polymer, and were first used as currency-making material in Australia in 1988.

Egypt start printing plastic banknotes in mid-2021

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 12:53 GMT

It added in a statement, Thursday, that printing process will start after reviewing the latest technology in printing money, including the plastic money "polymer."

LE10 plastic note not to replace old one: Egypt's central bank

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 04:18 GMT

The issuance of the plastic note, the LE 10- category does not mean that its old and currently equivalent counterpart will be canceled.

Egypt to issue plastic currency starting with LE 10 notes

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 03:51 GMT

Gamal Negm, deputy governor of the Central Bank of Egypt said the country will start issuing plastic currency, starting with the LE 10 ($0.64) notes, as banknotes will be printed in the New Administrative Capital's printing facilities.

Egypt’s Plastic Currency

Thu, 07 Feb 2019 - 09:49 GMT

Following in the footsteps of England, the CBE is set a new, more durable form of some Egyptian notes by 2020.