AED to JOD

AED - United Arab Emirates Dirham (د.إ.‏)
JOD - Jordanian Dinar (د.أ.‏)
1 AED1 JOD

Currency conversion rates from AED to JOD

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1 AED1 JOD
5 AED5 JOD
10 AED10 JOD
20 AED20 JOD
50 AED50 JOD
100 AED100 JOD
250 AED250 JOD
500 AED500 JOD
1000 AED1000 JOD
2000 AED2000 JOD
5000 AED5000 JOD
10000 AED10000 JOD
JODAED
1 JOD1 AED
5 JOD5 AED
10 JOD10 AED
20 JOD20 AED
50 JOD50 AED
100 JOD100 AED
250 JOD250 AED
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AED - United Arab Emirates Dirham (د.إ)

The United Arab Emirates dirham is the currency of the United Arab Emirates. The dirham is abbreviated by the currency code AED, and its symbol is د.إ. Unofficial abbreviations include ‘Dhs’ and ‘DH’. The most popular AED exchange is with Indian rupees (INR to AED). The dirham is a fiat currency, and its conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

The Dirham (AED) is the currency of the United Arab Emirates. 1 Dirham = 100 fils. Exchange can be done at a bank, but is less costly at an exchange office. The United Arab Emirates Dirham was pegged to the IMF’s drawing rights in 1978. In 1997 the Dirham was pegged to the US Dollar at 1 USD = 3.6725 dirham.

The United Arab Emirates Dirham is the currency in United Arab Emirates (AE, ARE, UAE). The symbol for AED can be written Dh, and Dhs. The United Arab Emirates Dirham is divided into 100 fils. The exchange rate for the United Arab Emirates Dirham was last updated on Today from The International Monetary Fund. The AED conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

Economy

  • The United Arab Emirates is ranked second in the Corporation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (CCASG).
  • Natural gas and petroleum exports play an important role in the economy.
  • The service sector is also an important source of income.
  • Construction forms a huge part of the economy; there is currently an average of $350 billion in construction projects.
  • The United Arab Emirates is part of the World Trade Organization.
  • Imports are machinery, manufactured goods, and transport equipment.
  • In 2009, 85% of exports were natural resources.
  • The United Arab Emirates has the fastest-growing economy in the world.

History

  • The original currency in the United Arab Emirates was the Bahraini Dinar.
  • Before 1966 the United Arab Emirates used the Gulf Rupee.
  • The United Arab Emirates dirham started circulating in December 1971. The dirham replaced the Dubai Riyal as well as the Qatar Riyal at par.
  • From 1973 to 1982 the United Arab Emirates issued the Dirham.
  • In 1976 the United Arab Emirates minted commemorative coins.
  • In the late 1980s a fixed rate was established between the Dirham and the USD.
  • 200-dirham denominations were produced only in 1989 and are scarce; however, the 200-dirham was re-introduced in May 2008 in a different color from the original.
  • In 1997 the Dirham was pegged to the US Dollar.

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JOD - Jordanian Dinar (JD)

Jordanian Dinar

The Jordanian Dinar is the official currency of Jordan, and is pegged to the United States Dollar at 0.709 JOD = 1 USD. After Israel took control of the West Bank in 1967, the Jordanian Dinar remained in circulation along with Israeli currency. During hyperinflation periods in Israel in 1970 and 1980, the Jordanian Dinar provided stability.

The Jordanian Dinar is the currency in Jordan (JO, JOR). The symbol for JOD can be written JD. The Jordanian Dinar is divided into 1000 fils. The exchange rate for the Jordanian Dinar was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The JOD conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • Jordan is a small country with limited natural resources. The country is exploring ways to expand its limited water supply and using existing water resources more efficiently, including through regional cooperation with Israel.
  • The country depends on external sources for most of its energy needs. During the 1990s, its crude petroleum needs were met through imports from Iraq and neighboring countries.
  • Since early 2003, oil has been imported from some countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council.
  • In 2003 the Arab Gas Pipeline from Egypt to the southern port city of Aqaba was completed. The Jordanian government plans to extend this pipeline north to the Amman area and beyond.

History

  • Jordan used the Palestinian Pound as its currency until 1949, when the Jordanian Dinar was introduced at par with the Pound.
  • In 1949, coins were introduced in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 20, 50, and 100 fils. The first issue of 1 fils was mistakenly minted with the denomination of 1 fil.
  • 20 fils coins were minted until 1965, 25 fils coins were introduced in 1968, and ¼ dinar coins in 1970. The 1 fils coin was last minted in 1985.
  • Until 1992, coins were named in Arabic as fils, qirsh, dirham, and dinar. In English only the fils and Dinar names were used.
  • Since 1992, the fils and dirham names are no longer used in Arabic; English names are given in Dinar and either qirsh or piastres.
  • In 1996, smaller ¼ dinar coins were introduced, as well as ½ and 1 dinar coins.

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