30 March 2011, Wednesday, 11:00

New jubilee coins will appear in circulation in Russia on April 1

author: Alfia Sharafutdinova

New memorable coins will appear in circulation in Russia on April 1. The department of foreign and public relations of the Central Bank of Russia reports six coins will be issued and five are made of precious metals, including the 3-ruble silver coin and the 1000-ruble golden one, devoted to the 50th anniversary of the first human space flight, the silver 3- and 100-rubles coins and the 50-ruble golden coins fr om the historical series “By the 350th anniversary of Buryatia’s free-will joining Russian state”. One more coin with 10-ruble denomination also belongs to the “Buryat series”.

All issued coins are considered the legal means for cash payments on the territory of Russian Federation and obligatory to be received in all kinds of payments without lim itations.