Zimbabwe's central bank introduced a $10 billion note worth less than 20 U.S. dollars, as the once-prosperous southern African nation battles against spiraling hyperinflation.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe at Zanu-PF National Political Commissar Elliot Manyika's burial last week
The new note, expected to buy just 20 loaves of bread, comes just a week after Zimbabwe issued a $500 million note to ease a cash shortage. (More)
Friday, December 19, 2008
New Ten Billion Zimbabwe Dollar Note
CNN reports on Zimbabwe's new 1, 5 and 10 Billion Dollar Notes.