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MYINT
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Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw, MYANMAR (BURMA) Banknotes, 1897 > Issues

Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw
Republic of the Union of Myanmar

History: Awa 1364; CHN 1768-1886; GBR 1824; JPN 1942-45; Rep. BUR 1943-45; Union BUR 1948; Socialist Rep BUR 1974; Union BUR 1988; Union MYA 1989; Rep.Union Myanmar 21.10.2010

The first banknotes attritutable to the Burma(Myanmar) were issued in the 1897
Currency History: IND currency 1886-1937; BUR 1937-42; JPN 1942-44; BUR 1944 >
 
Current Banknotes from Central Bank of Myanmar; Official Bank Exchange Rate = 964.00/USD:
500 Kyats
27.3.1994
11.10.2004
1,000 Kyats
25.11.1998
11.10.2004
200 Kyats
11.12.2004
 
5,000 Kyats
1.10.2009
 
10,000 Kyats
15.6.2012
 

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  PAGE CATALOG
NUMBERS
DENOMINATIONS DATES ISSUING AUTHORITY

Federated Shan States

BURMA Paper Money, Shan national Army Issues S101 S.101- S.104 1 -10 Tep 1964-66 Federated Shan States,
Government of Tai-land,
Shan National Army

British Province of Burma

11.5.1824 GBR occupies Rangoon
BURMA Paper Money, 1872-1922 British India Issues A1 P.A1 - P.A3 5 - 100 Rupees 1897-1922 Government of India
BURMA Paper Money, 1914-18 British India Issues A4 P.A4 - P.A5 5 - 10 Rupees 1914-18 Government of India
BURMA Paper Money, 1917-37 Issues A6 P.A6 - P.A8 2 Rupees 8 Annas -
100 Rupees
1917-37 Government of India

British Colony of Burma

GBR Colony 1.4.1937
BURMA Paper Money, 1937 Issues 1 P.1 - P.3 5 - 100 Rupees 1937 Reserve Bank of India
BURMA Paper Money, 1938-39 Issues 4 P.4 - P.8 5 - 10,000 Rupees 1938-39 Reserve Bank of India

大東亜共栄圏  Dai-tō-a Kyōeiken
Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere

JPN occupation 1.8.1942 - 3.5.1945 (In Tenasserim province from 12.1941)

Republic of Burma

Republic of Burma (Japanese Occupation Puppet State)1.8.1943 - 3.5.1945
Burma paper Money, Japanese Occupation Issues WWII 9 P.9 - P.17 1 Cent - 100 Rupees 1942-44 Japanese Government
Burma paper Money, 1944 Issues 18 P.18 - P.22 1 - 100 Kyats 1944 Burma State Bank

British Colony of Burma

BURMA Paper Money, 1943-45 Military Adm. Issues 23 P.23 - P.29 4 Annas - 100 Rupees 1943-45 Military Administration
of Burma

BIRUMA-KOKU
State of Burma

3.5.1945 British administration re-established
BURMA Paper Money, 1947 Issues 30 P.30 - P.33 1 - 100 Rupees 1947 Burma Currency Board
BURMA Paper Money, 1948 Issues 34 P.34 - P.35 1 - 5 Rupees 1948 Government of Burma

UNION OF BURMA

Independence 4.1.1948
BURMA Paper Money, 1949-50 Issues 36 P.36 - P.37 10 - 100 Rupees 1949-50 Government of the
Union of Burma
BURMA Paper Money, 1953 Issues 38 P.38 - P.41 1 - 100 Rupees 1953 Union Bank of Burma
BURMA paper Money, 1952 Kyat Issues 42 P.42 - P.45 1 - 100 Kyats 1953 Union Bank of Burma
BURMA Paper Money, 1958 Issues 46 P.46 - P.51 1 - 100 Kyats 1958 Union Bank of Burma
BURMA Paper Money, 1965 Issues 52 P.52 - P.55 1 - 20 Kyats 1965 Peoples Bank of Burma

SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF BURMA

Established 4.1.1974
BURMA Paper Money, 1972-79 Issues 58 P.58 - P.61 1 - 100 Kyats 1972-79 Union Bank of Burma
Burma Paper Money, 1985-87 Issues 62 P.62 - P.66 15 - 90 Kyats 1985-87 Union Bank of Burma

UNION OF BURMA - 1988

Established 23.9.1988

UNION OF MYANMAR - 1989

Established 18.6.1989
Myanmar Paper Money, 1990-98 Issues 67 P.67 - P.77 1 - 1,000 Kyats 1990-98 Central Bank of Myanmar
MYANMAR Paper Money, 2004 Issues 78 P.78 - P.80 200 - 1,000 Kyats 2004 Central Bank of Myanmar

Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw
REPUBLIC OF THE UNION OF MYANMAR

Republic of the Union of Myanmar 21.10.2010
New P.New 5,000 - 10,000 Kyats 2010-12 Central Bank of Myanmar

Foreign Exchange Certificates

BURMA(MYANMAR) Foreign Exchange Certificates, 1993-97 Issues FX1 P.FX1 - P.FX4 1 - 20 US Dollars 1993-97 Central Bank of Myanmar

Chits

BURMA CHITS C1 P.UNL 5 - 25 Cents 1950's - 60's American Embassy Recreation Association
Current Banknotes from Central Bank of Myanmar; Bank Exchange Rate = 964.00/USD:
500 Kyats
27.3.1994
11.10.2004
1,000 Kyats
25.11.1998
11.10.2004
200 Kyats
11.12.2004
 
5,000 Kyats
1.10.2009
 
10,000 Kyats
15.6.2012
 

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We gratefully acknowledge Stephen Prior and Don Cleveland for submitting images used in this section.

PPS  We gratefully acknowledge Percy Phiroze Siganporia for submitting images and information used in this section.


Don Cleveland also submitted  some recent pictures taken Bur21.Commonmodeoftransportationmed.jpgin Myanmar, displaying the most common forms of transportation currently seen in the countryside.

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