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Like B210m, but with two inverted triangles below SPORTS on back.?Prefix 6FP – 6FU. Courtesy of KK Lim (Collectibles Arena on eBay) and Tan Wei Jie. ? ?

According to the state-owned Myanmar Radio and Television, the Central Bank of Myanmar?introduced a new 1,000-kyat note on 4 January 2020. Courtesy of Felix Wu and?Mohammad Raihan.

According to an AFP article dated 10 January 2020, Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the longest-reigning leader of the modern Arab world, has died at the age of 79. The sultan’s image and signature appears on all notes since 1976, so new notes will likely appear after a successor is named.

Like B227a, but new signature (Softi?) and new date (2019). Prefix H. Courtesy of Amer Krivo?ija.

Like B226a, but new signature (Softi?) and new date (2019). Prefix H. Courtesy of Amer Krivo?ija.

Like B225b, but new date (2019). Prefix H. Courtesy of Amer Krivo?ija.

Like B224b, but new date (2019) and?STE?AK KRI?EVI?I?caption at lower left back (correction). Prefix H. Courtesy of Amer Krivo?ija.

Like B208l, but with three hollow stars below EDUCATION on back. Prefix 6UJ. Courtesy of KK Lim (Collectibles Arena on eBay).

According to an Ada Derana article dated 7 January 2020, the Central Bank of Sri Lanka plans to introduce a new 20-rupee coin and a new 2,000-rupee note in 2020 to commemorate its 70th anniversary. Additionally, security features of the existing banknote series will be enhanced.