THE Central Bank of Myanmar announced yesterday that it will issue one thousand kyats currency note on 4th January, 2020.
With the picturesque of Bogyoke Aung San, the banknote is 150 mm long and 70 mm wide. The prominent colour of the one thousand kyats currency note is blue, at the upper part of the note, the “CENTRAL BANK OF MYANMAR” is printed. On the front page of the banknote, the picturesque of Bogyoke Aung San is printed and the value of the note “1000 Kyats in Myanmar language is inserted on the right side of the note. K 1000 is also printed in the remaining three corners of the note.
The value of the note in Myanmar is inserted in length and the value of the note in English is inserted in height. The note bears the watermark image of Bogyoke Aung San is inserted on its left side. The security string is inserted from top to bottom.
The bears the picturesque of the Hluttaw building on the obverse side of the note, and “CENTRAL BANK OF MYANMAR: is inserted on the top of the note and “ONE THOUSAND KYATS” is seen on the lower part of the note. At three corners of the note, the value of the currency note in the figure is mentioned.
The existing One Thousand Kyats note which is in circulation will continue to be legal tender currency.
Ref; The Global New Light of Myanmar