The UAE central bank said on Saturday it plans to build a currency printing unit in Abu Dhabi.
The plant will have capacity for expansion to undertake orders from countries in the region, a statement from the central bank said.
No details were given about the cost or when the printing plant would be ready.
Currently the UAE's currency is printed overseas in countries such as the UK and France, a central bank spokesman told Reuters. (Reuters)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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