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CBO issues a new series of coins of the denomination of 50, 25, 10 and 5 Baisa8/18/2020 8:00:00 PMCBO issues a new series of coins of the denomination of 50, 25, 10 and 5 BaisaThe Central Bank of Oman is pleased to announce to the public the issuance of a new series of coins of the denomination of 50, 25, 10 and 5 Baisa, to be available for circulation starting from next month<p style="text-align:justify;">The Central Bank of Oman is pleased to announce to the public the issuance of a new series of coins of the denomination of 50, 25, 10 and 5 Baisa, to be available for circulation starting from next month. In addition, CBO issued a set of circulation coins to be available for sale for the price of OMR 1/= starting from tomorrow, Wednesday 19<sup>th</sup> August 2020. The coin features are as follows:</p><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>Coin Features:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span></p><table width="100%" class="ms-rteTable-default" cellspacing="0"><tbody><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:20%;"><strong>Denomination</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:20%;"><strong>50 Baisa</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:20%;"><strong>25 Baisa</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:20%;"><strong>10 Baisa</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default" style="width:20%;"><strong>5 Baisa</strong></td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong>Metal</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Steel</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Steel</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Copper-plated steel</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">Copper-plated steel</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong>Dimension</strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">24.00 mm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">18.00 mm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">22.50 mm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">19.00 mm</td></tr><tr><td class="ms-rteTable-default"><strong>Weight </strong></td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">5.55 gm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">2.65 gm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">4.08 gm</td><td class="ms-rteTable-default">2.64 gm</td></tr></tbody></table><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>The front design of the coins depicts the following:</strong></span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span></p><ul><li>The name of His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq.</li><li>The National Emblem.</li><li>Sultanate of Oman.<br><br> <br><br><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>While the back design depicts the following:</strong></span><br><br><span lang="EN-GB" style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong> </strong></span></li><li>The denomination in Arabic.</li><li>The denomination in English – The word Baisa in English.</li><li>Hijri and Gregorian dates in Arabic.<br></li></ul><p><a href="https://publishing.bnet.om/sites/assets/Documents/English/News/new%20currencies%20EN.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />To view full Details </a></p>0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900075E4FF44B3F64489802BE694C5C6FB701001A1EADFFD0CD66409B1A45E335F4666Ahttps://publishing.bnet.om/sites/assets/Documents/English/News/new%20currencies%20EN.pdf