The UAE Central Bank on Tuesday announced that it will be issuing a commemorative silver coin and a commemorative one dirham coin to celebrate hosting the Asian Cup.
The coins will be available from Wednesday as the UAE hosts the football tournament which runs until February 1.
A total of 1,000 silver coins have been handed over to the Local Organising Committee of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019, a statement said.
The commemorative one Dirham coin will be put in circulation through branches of the Central Bank, as per usual practice, it added.For all the latest banking and finance news from the UAE and Gulf countries, follow us on Twitter and Linkedin, like us on Facebook and subscribe to our YouTube page, which is updated daily.
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