On September 29, a press conference took place in the Bank of Abkhazia which was dedicated to the presentation of the first commemorative banknote “Vladislav Ardzinba”. The banknote is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Victory in the Patriotic War of the People of Abkhazia of 1992-1993.
The National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia announces the issue of a commemorative banknote “Vladislav Ardzinba” in denomination of 500 apsars which is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Victory in the Patriotic War of the People of Abkhazia.
Date of issue: September 29, 2018.
The size of the banknote: 150 x 65 mm.
Mintage: 10,000 pcs.
On September 3-5, a delegation from the Bank of Abkhazia participated in the festive events dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the “Goznak” Joint Stock Company.
As part of the activities, the delegation visited the Moscow Mint and the Moscow Printing Factory where it observed the process of making coins and banknotes, including the commemorative coins and banknotes of the Bank of Abkhazia.
From June 29 to July 1, the National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia participated in the annual Hong Kong International Numismatic Fair (HKINF).
Given the political situation of today, the participation of the Bank of Abkhazia in the largest international numismatic exhibition is the only opportunity to establish itself as an independent emission centre that represents our republic on a par with other countries, regulating banks and mints.
On June 2, the first national forum “The Strategy of Abkhazia 2025” took place in Sukhum. At the forum, Chairman of the National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia B.V. Baratelia spoke about the problems and prospects of the banking system of the Republic of Abkhazia.
The members of the People’s Assembly – Parliament of the Republic of Abkhazia adopted a Resolution “On the Annual Report of the National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia (Bank of Abkhazia) for 2017”.
The National Bank of the Republic of Abkhazia informs that from 14.05.2018, the work of the Temporary Administration for the management of the Sberbank of Abkhazia (OJSC) has ceased.
An article was published in the main numismatic publication of France “Monnaie Magazine”. The article is in French and it is about the commemorative coins of the Republic of Abkhazia. The title of the article is “Les Pièces Commémoratives de la République d’Abkhazie”.