UAE issues commemorative coins on Khorfakkan Amphitheatre's inauguration

Dubai - The Central Bank will issue 100 gold coins weighing 50 grams and 1,000 silver coins weighing 40 grams.



By Staff Report

Published: Mon 22 Feb 2021, 8:38 AM

The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) has issued commemorative gold and silver coins on the occasion of the inauguration of Khorfakkan Amphitheatre.

Through the issuance of commemorative coins, the Central Bank seeks to shed light on the most prominent historical and cultural landmarks that will enhance the tourism attractiveness of the country and the Emirate of Sharjah.

The Central Bank will issue 100 gold commemorative coins weighing 50 grams and 1,000 silver commemorative coins weighing 40 grams.

The front side of the coins will feature the logo of the occasion, and there will be an Arabic statement displayed on the back side.

All issued commemorative gold and silver coins have been handed over to the ordering party - Sharjah Islamic Bank - and will not be available for sale at the Central Bank Headquarters and branches.

The Khorfakkan Amphitheater, designed in the historical Roman style, was inaugurated on December 14, 2020 by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah.

-waheedabbas@khaleejtimes.com

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