HARARE, Zimbabwe (CNN) -- Cash-strapped Zimbabwe revealed plans Saturday to circulate $200 million notes, just days after introducing a $100 million bill, Finance Minister Samuel Mumbengegwi said.
Zimbabwe central bank governor Gideon Gono shows a new $50 million note at a news conference Thursday.
After the $100 million note began circulating on Thursday, the price of a loaf of bread soared from 2 million to 35 million Zimbabwean dollars. (More)
Saturday, December 6, 2008
Hyperinflation forces Zimbabwe to print $200 million notes