Russian Central Bank to issue commemorative bills dedicated to 2018 World Cup

Denomination of the bills will be at 100 rubles
Share 23 December 2015
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The Russian Central Bank will issue commemorative bills dedicated to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Director of the Bank of Russia Cash Circulation Department Alexander Yurov said at the presentation of the commemorative bill dedicated to Crimea and Sevastopol.

"Our next commemorative bill is scheduled for 2018, it will be dedicated to the World Cup in Russia,” Yurov said. He added that so far the planned denomination of the bill is the same as other commemorative banknotes - 100 rubles.

Yurov also noted that previous commemorative bill came into circulation in 2014 and was dedicated to the Olympic Games in Sochi.