Georgia renews 100 lari banknotes

 Georgia renews 100 lari banknotes

Modernised 100 GEL (Georgian Lari) banknotes will come into circulation around the countryfrom November 1, the National Bank of Georgia said.

Extra high-tech security features were added to the new banknotes, making them better protected from fraudulent copying. The bills were also of better quality and met top international standards.

NBG said the new money depicted the same iconic faces but had a vastly different and more vibrant look with additional elements, reports.

The upgraded Lari banknotes are protected with modern and high technological and security features that are easily intelligible to users. Furthermore, the banknotes have special improved features for visually impaired people,” the bank added.