GEL to ETB

GEL - Georgian Lari ()
ETB - Ethiopian Birr (ብር)
1 GEL1 ETB

Currency conversion rates from GEL to ETB

GELETB
1 GEL1 ETB
5 GEL5 ETB
10 GEL10 ETB
20 GEL20 ETB
50 GEL50 ETB
100 GEL100 ETB
250 GEL250 ETB
500 GEL500 ETB
1000 GEL1000 ETB
2000 GEL2000 ETB
5000 GEL5000 ETB
10000 GEL10000 ETB
ETBGEL
1 ETB1 GEL
5 ETB5 GEL
10 ETB10 GEL
20 ETB20 GEL
50 ETB50 GEL
100 ETB100 GEL
250 ETB250 GEL
500 ETB500 GEL
1000 ETB1000 GEL
2000 ETB2000 GEL
5000 ETB5000 GEL
10000 ETB10000 GEL

ETB - Ethiopian Birr (Br)

Ethiopian Birr

The official currency of Ethiopia is the Ethiopian Birr (ETB). The Ethiopian Birr is subdivided into santim; 100 santim = 1 ETB. Br is the symbol used for the Birr. The Nigerian Naira is rated the most-used currency in Africa, the Birr is rated second.

The Ethiopian Birr is the currency in Ethiopia (ET, ETH). The Ethiopian Birr is also known as Birrs. The symbol for ETB can be written Br. The Ethiopian Birr is divided into 100 cents. The exchange rate for the Ethiopian Birr was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The ETB conversion factor has 3 significant digits.

Economy

  • Ethiopia’s economy is mainly based on the agricultural industry, which forms 80% of the yearly GDP.
  • There are no private businesses and no patent laws apply in Ethiopia.
  • Unemployment rate among youth is estimated at 70%.
  • The main industries are metals, cement, textiles, food processing, and cement.
  • Export products are leather, oilseeds, coffee, flowers, gold, qat, and live animals.
  • Import products are motor vehicles, textiles, cereals, petroleum, food, and chemicals.

History

  • During the 18th and 19th centuries the currency for Ethopia was the Maria Theresa Taler, also known as the Birr, which means silver. The Taler became the official coin in 1855, but the Indian Rupee and the Mexican Dollar were used for foreign trading.
  • In 1893, the Birr was introduced as the standard unit. It was subdivided into 20 girsch.
  • A new range of Ethiopian coins appeared in 1903.
  • The Bank of Ethiopia was formed in 1931. At that time the Birr became equal to the mentonnyas. 1 Birr = 100 metonnyas.
  • During the mid 1930s the currencies circulated were the Birr and the Talari.
  • From 1936 to 1941 Italy occupied Ethopia and the Italian Lira was used.
  • In 1945, the second Birr was introduced; 2 schillings = 1 birr.
  • In 1976, the Birr was made the official currency.

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GEL - Georgian Lari (GEL)

The Georgian lari is the official currency of the country of Georgia. It’s most commonly converted to the US dollar. The currency code for the lari is GEL, and its sign is ლ. The sign was introduced by the Governor of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG) in July 2014. It’s a three-quartered circle open in the lower-right-hand quadrant. It has two vertical parallel lines at its crest and rests on a platform the length of its diameter. It was conceived as part of a sign design contest that began in 2013. It was meant to be easy to construct and to be reminiscent of the Georgian alphabet.

The Lari is the basic monetary unit of Georgia. The word derives from an old native word meaning hoard. It is divided into 100 teri, the currency used in Georgia during the 13th century.

The Georgian Lari is the currency in Georgia (GE, GEO). The Georgian Lari is divided into 100 tetri. The exchange rate for the Georgian Lari was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The GEL conversion factor has 5 significant digits.

Economy

  • The largest sector of the Georgian economy is the service industry, with wholesale and retail leading the sector.
  • Other industries include agriculture, mining, manufacturing, and fishing.
  • Georgia has become a leading producer of eggs and broiler chickens, as well as a primary producer of beef cattle, hogs, and milk.
  • Although Georgia was severely damaged economically by civil strife, the country has recovered with the help of the IMF and the World Bank.
  • Since 1995, Georgia has achieved positive GDP growth and has minimized inflation.

History

  • On October 2, 1995 the Georgian Lari became the official currency of Georgia.
  • It replaced the provisional coupon currency which was the kupon Lari, the currency that had replaced the Russian Ruble on April 5, 1993.
  • Eduard Shevardnadze’s government was in power during the establishment of the currency.
  • The coins in circulation are 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, and 50 tetri, and 1 and 2 Lari.
  • Commonly used banknotes are 5, 10, 20, and 50 Lari.
  • The 1, 2, 100, and 200 Lari banknotes are rarely used.

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