CBU issues new coins into circulation
The coins should be accepted in all territory of Uzbekistan on all payments without any restrictions.
The regulator said coins with face value of 50 soums, issued in 2001-2002, 100 soums, issued in 2004 and 2009, as well as banknotes with face value of 50 and 100 soums, issued in 1994, will be withdrawn from circulation by 1 July 2019.
The Central Bank said that it will gradually withdraw 200-soum and 500-soum banknotes till 1 July 2020.
It added that the banknotes and coins, withdrawn from circulation, will exchanged via the banks.