LYD to HTG

LYD - Libyan Dinar (د.ل.‏)
HTG - Haitian Gourde (G)
1 LYD1 HTG

Currency conversion rates from LYD to HTG

LYDHTG
1 LYD1 HTG
5 LYD5 HTG
10 LYD10 HTG
20 LYD20 HTG
50 LYD50 HTG
100 LYD100 HTG
250 LYD250 HTG
500 LYD500 HTG
1000 LYD1000 HTG
2000 LYD2000 HTG
5000 LYD5000 HTG
10000 LYD10000 HTG
HTGLYD
1 HTG1 LYD
5 HTG5 LYD
10 HTG10 LYD
20 HTG20 LYD
50 HTG50 LYD
100 HTG100 LYD
250 HTG250 LYD
500 HTG500 LYD
1000 HTG1000 LYD
2000 HTG2000 LYD
5000 HTG5000 LYD
10000 HTG10000 LYD

HTG - Haitian Gourde (HTG)

Haitian Gourde

The Haitian Gourde is the official currency of Haiti, a French-speaking Caribbean country. It occupies the western, smaller portion of the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antillean archipelago, which it shares with the Dominican Republic. The governments of Haiti issued paper money in denominations of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 25, 50, 100 and 500 Haitian Gourde.

The Haitian Gourde is the currency in Haiti (HT, HTI). The symbol for HTG can be written G. The Haitian Gourde is divided into 100 centimes. The exchange rate for the Haitian Gourde was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The HTG conversion factor has 4 significant digits.

Economy

  • Two-thirds of Haitians depend on the agricultural sector. Many engage in small-scale subsistence farming, and are vulnerable to losing their crops due to frequent natural disasters, exacerbated by the country's widespread deforestation.
  • Haiti is recovering from a massive earthquake in January 2010. Its purchasing power parity GDP fell 8% in 2010 (from $ 12.15 billion to $ 11.18 billion).
  • Comparisons of social and economic indicators show Haiti falling behind other low-income developing countries (particularly in the Western hemisphere). A 2011 estimate shows Haiti is in last place in the Americas, and 158th place out of 182 countries, in the United Nations Human Development Index (HDI), which ranks countries based on three human development categories (life expectancy at birth, years of schooling, income per capita).
  • The Haitian government relies on formal international economic assistance for fiscal sustainability. Over half of its annual budget comes from outside sources.
  • In 2005, Haiti's total external debt reached an estimated U.S. $ 1.3 billion, which corresponds to a U.S. debt per capita $169.
  • In September 2009, Haiti met the conditions set by the IMF and World Bank's Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative, a program for poor countries to qualify for cancellation of foreign debt, and was forgiven $1 billion in debt.

History

  • The Haitian Gourde was first introduced in 1813 and replaced the Pound at a rate of 1 Gourde = 8 Pounds, 5 sous. The first issues of coins were silver pieces of 6 cents, 12 and 25.
  • In 1827, 50 and 100 cent coins were introduced, followed by 1 and 2 cent coins in 1828, 6 ¼ cent coins in 1846, and 6 cent coins in 1850.
  • In 1863, bronze coins, produced by the Heaton Mint in Birmingham, were issued, in denominations of 5, 10 and 20 cents.
  • In 1870 the Gourde was revalued at a rate of ten to one. Only banknotes were issued for this second Gourde, with the government issuing notes of 10 and 25 Haitian Gourde.
  • In 1872, the Haitian Gourde was revalued again, this time at a rate of 300 to 1. In the early years of the third Gourde, tickets were only issued and the name Piastre was sometimes used instead of Gourde, especially in an issue of notes dated 1875.
  • In 1881, the gourde was fixed to the French Franc at 5 Francs = 1 Gourde, and coins were produced again.
  • In 1979, the Bank of the Republic of Haiti replaced the National Bank as the paper money issuing body. 1,000 gourde notes were introduced in 2004.

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LYD - Libyan Dinar (LYD)

Libyan Dinar

The Libyan Dinar is the official currency of Libya. The Libyan Dinar is subdivided into 1000 dirham. When Libya was still under the Ottoman Empire, the Ottoman Empire piastres were used. When Italy ruled Libya, the introduction of their Lira initiated a trend to use a variety of currencies from different countries.

The Libyan Dinar is the currency in Libya (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, LY, LBY). The symbol for LYD can be written LD. The Libyan Dinar is divided into 1000 dirhams. The exchange rate for the Libyan Dinar was last updated on January 25, 2019 from The International Monetary Fund. The LYD conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

Economy

  • The Libyan economy is reliant on profits from the oil sector. These high profits, in combination with the small population, give Libya the highest GDP per capita in Africa.
  • Economic transformations to reintegrate the Libya into an international playing field have been initiated by UN and US sanctions.
  • Libya is still has a long way to go in transforming its socialist-oriented economy, planning for privatization, and minimizing grants.

History

  • In 1951, Libya became independent, and the Libyan Pound was introduced.
  • In 1971, the Central Bank of Libya launched the Libyan Dinar.
  • In 1972, the Libyan Arab Foreign Bank was established to increase overseas investments.
  • In 1975, coins in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 dirham were introduced, which upset the Federation of Arab Republics.
  • In 1979, the second series of coins of the same denominations was launched.
  • In 2001 and 2004, denominations of ¼ and ½ dinar coins were issued.
  • In 2009, new 50 and 100 dirhams, as well as ¼ and ½ dinar coins, were issued.

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