Plastic Banknotes

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."

Egypt to print polymer banknotes starting 2021: Central Bank governor

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 11:11 GMT

Governor of Egypt’s Central Bank Tarek Amer said the country will print new polymer LE 10 ($0.63) and LE 20 (1.27) banknotes as planned earlier starting next year, noting that they would are not meant to cancel the original paper money.