National Bank of Georgia has attended to the quality of banknotes
National Bank of Georgia has developed a new exchange rules of banknotes in the country, as well as the main criteria to determine their quality. As the "Business-Georgia" reported, it is done in order to improve quality in circulation of the currency. In addition, new rules are intended to solve the problem of calculating with the consumer with fit banknotes.
Thus, the rules will improve and simplify the categories of validity of banknotes and coins of GEL. Difference between fit and unfit banknotes became more distinct.
In particular, the first category of banknotes which are fit for the payment - those which have a small defect . Suitable coins are coins that have small scratches and signs of corrosion, but retain its color and sharp image.
The second category of banknotes which are fit for the payment - those which have a substantial defect or do not interfere with the identification of protective signs and denomination, as well as preserved the original size of the banknote.
Recall, earlier Georgia introduced a mandatory return of change to consumers on the legislative level.