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The Central Bank of Oman introduced newly enhanced Fifty Rials Banknote6/1/2019 8:00:00 PMThe Central Bank of Oman introduced newly enhanced Fifty Rials BanknoteThe Central Bank of Oman is pleased to introduce to the Public the newly enhanced Fifty Rials Banknote with additional security features.<p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">The Central Bank of Oman is pleased to introduce to the Public the newly enhanced Fifty Rials Banknote with additional security features.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">This new banknote shall be in circulation from 2<sup>nd</sup> June 2019 as legal tender along with the existing banknotes, which shall continue to remain as a legal tender, and circulated side by side with this new note. </span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">The following are the new security features of the enhanced 50 Rial note:</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Security Features on the enhanced Banknote:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Front:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">A Golden security patch window (Varifeye CC Patch) shows the following:</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">1. <span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">The denomination.</span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">2. <span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">CBO's main entrance.</span></span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">3. <span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">Name of the Central Bank of Oman in both Arabic and English.</span></span></span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">The color of the window changes from gold to blue under any source of light. </span></span></span></span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"> <span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">A Golden Magnetic Windowed Security Thread (<strong>RollingStar Security Thread</strong>), the direction of the line moves and changes color gold to green when tilting the banknote.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">(<strong>Spark Live Truspin</strong>) in a shape of a crown changes color from gold to green when tilting the banknote.</span></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Reverse:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span class="ms-rteThemeFontFace-1 ms-rteFontSize-2">Golden security patch window (<strong>Varifeye CC Patch</strong>) on the left side of the banknote changes color from gold to blue under any source of light.</span></p>0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900075E4FF44B3F64489802BE694C5C6FB701001A1EADFFD0CD66409B1A45E335F4666A