New JD20 banknote enters circulation, says CBJ

JD20 bill
(Photo: Central Bank of Jordan)
AMMAN — The Central Bank of Jordan (CBJ) has announced the circulation of the fifth edition of the JD20 banknote, which will bear the image of the late King Hussein bin Talal, starting from Tuesday. اضافة اعلان

The new banknote will be circulated alongside the fourth edition of the JD20 banknote, reported the Jordan News Agency, Petra.

Gradual circulation of new JD10 and JD5 banknotes to be announcedCBJ stated in a statement on Tuesday that the fifth edition of the JD20 banknote's circulation is based on the Jordanian Currency Issuance System No. (55) for 2022, published in the official gazette on October 2, 2022.

Furthermore, the bank clarified that the new JD10 and JD5 denominations will be gradually circulated on dates that will be announced later.

Fourth edition of JD20 banknote to continue in circulationWhile the fifth edition of the JD20 banknote enters circulation, the fourth edition will continue to be circulated alongside it, said the CBJ.

The bank added that the latest banknote has security features utilized in the currency industry and that their quality of banknotes have been improved, enhancing their durability for an extended period.

Information available on banknote featuresThe CBJ noted that the key features of the new banknote edition are described in the Jordanian Currency Issuance System No. (55) for the year 2022.

Additionally, a descriptive guide and video introduction for the banknote are available on the Central Bank of Jordan's website.

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