23 January 2013, Wednesday, 17:05

100-rouble banknote will be issued to the Olympic Games in Sochi

author: Elvira Latypova

The Bank of Russia will issue an Olympic Banknote of 100 rbl. denomination. Its presentation will take place in Sochi on March 12, "Prime" informs referring to the management of the Bank of Russia.

Olympic banknotes will appear in circulation in 2013.

For the first time the Olympic banknote appeared in China: a commemorative banknote in 10 yuan was issued to the Olympic Games-2008 in Beijing.