Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

500,000 rubles bill may appear in Belarus

Euroradio

National Bank says the new banknote is work-in-progress.

Belarus may introduce a 500,000 rubles bill. This follows from the answers to questions from journalists, found on the official website of the National Bank on January 20.

"We are currently working on the new denomination banknote," said the National Bank official. It is noted that "the decision to change the cash turnover of Belarus will be made based on the situation in the economy, of which the National Bank will inform all concerned in advance".

currently, the largest bill in Belarus is 200,000 rubles.