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Inflation-battered Venezuela rolls out larger banknotes

Inflation-battered Venezuela rolls out larger banknotes

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By means of Mayela Armas | Reuters CARACAS – Venezuela this week is rolling out larger-denomination banknotes as hyperinflation batters the crisis-stricken South American nation’s bolivar forex. Expenses value 200,000 bolivars – value simply 10 U.S. cents on the present trade price – started to flow into on Monday, consistent with Reuters witnesses. Venezuela’s central financial institution stated previous this month it additionally deliberate to roll out expenses value 500,000 and 1 million bolivars. The top-denomination invoice had prior to now been 50,000 bolivars. Annual inflation within the once-prosperous OPEC country was once operating at 2,665% in January, contributing to power shortages of money. “Those expenses in a couple of months may not be value the rest anymore, as a resu...