AFN to BZD

AFN - Afghan Afghani (؋)
BZD - Belize Dollar ($)
1 AFN1 BZD

Currency conversion rates from AFN to BZD

AFNBZD
1 AFN1 BZD
5 AFN5 BZD
10 AFN10 BZD
20 AFN20 BZD
50 AFN50 BZD
100 AFN100 BZD
250 AFN250 BZD
500 AFN500 BZD
1000 AFN1000 BZD
2000 AFN2000 BZD
5000 AFN5000 BZD
10000 AFN10000 BZD
BZDAFN
1 BZD1 AFN
5 BZD5 AFN
10 BZD10 AFN
20 BZD20 AFN
50 BZD50 AFN
100 BZD100 AFN
250 BZD250 AFN
500 BZD500 AFN
1000 BZD1000 AFN
2000 BZD2000 AFN
5000 BZD5000 AFN
10000 BZD10000 AFN

AFN - Afghan Afghani (؋)

Afghan Afghani

The Afghan Afghani (AFN) was introduced in 2003 as the new currency for Afghanistan. Two distinct rates were established: the government issue of 1000 and the northern alliance of 2000. Prior to 2003 the currency was the Afghanistan Afghani (AFA). There is no stock market. Money lending as well as foreign exchange is done through money bazaars.

The Afghan Afghani is the currency in Afghanistan (AF, AFG). The symbol for AFN can be written Af. The Afghan Afghani is divided into 100 puls. The exchange rate for the Afghan Afghani was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The AFN conversion factor has 3 significant digits.

Economy

  • Afghanistan relies on foreign aid, trade, and farming from bordering countries.
  • The country and international concerns are focusing on improving infrastructure by creating jobs, promoting development of housing, and investing in education.
  • International groups contributed over $2 billion to help Afghanistan’s dying economy.
  • Afghanistan's agricultural products include wheat, wool, nuts, mutton, opium, lamb skin, and sheep skin.
  • Afghanistan exports mainly nuts, fruit, carpets, and cotton.
  • Imports include textiles, petroleum products, and capital goods.

History

  • The first Afghani (AFA) was introduced in 1925. Before this time period the Afghan Rupee was the official currency.
  • From the year 1925 to the year 1928 Afghani treasury notes were introduced.
  • In 1975, all Afghanistan banks were nationalized.
  • In 1981, the Afghani was pegged to the United States Dollar at 1 USD = 50 Afghanis.
  • Afghanistan was taken over by Taliban rulers in 1996. The Taliban central bank declared the Afghanistan Afghani worthless and the bank cancelled the contract they had with Russia for printing their money. The country's currency was devalued against the US dollar to a rate of 1 USD = 43 Afghani.
  • In 2002, the new Afghan Afghani currency (AFN) was introduced. In October, 2003 Afghanistan started using AFN as the official currency in local trade.
  • In 2005, Afghani coins replaced the 1, 2, and 5 Afghani banknotes.
  • Since 2005 the Afghanistan economy has grown at a steady pace.

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BZD - Belize Dollar (BZ$)

Belize Dollar

The Belize Dollar is the official currency of Belize. The symbol used for the Dollar is $. To distinguish it from other Dollar currencies, the Belize Dollar symbol is BZ$. It is divided into smaller denominations; 1 BZ$ = 100 cents. Since 1978, the Belize Dollar has been pegged to the US Dollar at 1 USD = 2 BZ$.

The Belize Dollar is the currency in Belize (BZ, BLZ). The symbol for BZD can be written BZ$. The Belize Dollar is divided into 100 cents. The exchange rate for the Belize Dollar was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The BZD conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • Logging plays an important part in the Belize economy - timber is the main export product.
  • Top industries for Belize are tourism, garment production, construction, and food processing. Belize also allows offshore investments.
  • The unemployment rate is estimated at 9.4%.
  • Agriculture accounts for 21% of the total GDP.
  • Export products are wood, molasses, citrus, clothing, bananas, sugar, and crude oil.
  • Import products are food, tobacco, chemicals, fuels, and manufactured goods.
  • Tourism in Belize amounts to 251, 655 people.
  • Belize is working towards an economic plan and the country’s focus is tourism and agriculture.
  • An estimated growth of 4% was indicated in the year 1999.

History

  • Belize was originally part of British Honduras and the Spanish Dollar was in circulation.
  • In 1894, the government issued banknotes in denominations of 100, 50, 10, 5, 2 and 1 Dollar.
  • After 1928, no more 50 and 100 Dollar banknotes were produced.
  • In 1973, British Honduras was renamed Belize.
  • The first 100 Dollar banknote was introduced in 1974.
  • In 1976, the printing of banknotes were taken over by the Monetary Authority of Belize.
  • The Central Bank of Belize was established in 1982. It produced banknotes in 1983.

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