PKR to GMD

PKR - Pakistani Rupee (Rs)
GMD - Gambian Dalasi (D)
1 PKR1 GMD

Currency conversion rates from PKR to GMD

PKRGMD
1 PKR1 GMD
5 PKR5 GMD
10 PKR10 GMD
20 PKR20 GMD
50 PKR50 GMD
100 PKR100 GMD
250 PKR250 GMD
500 PKR500 GMD
1000 PKR1000 GMD
2000 PKR2000 GMD
5000 PKR5000 GMD
10000 PKR10000 GMD
GMDPKR
1 GMD1 PKR
5 GMD5 PKR
10 GMD10 PKR
20 GMD20 PKR
50 GMD50 PKR
100 GMD100 PKR
250 GMD250 PKR
500 GMD500 PKR
1000 GMD1000 PKR
2000 GMD2000 PKR
5000 GMD5000 PKR
10000 GMD10000 PKR

GMD - Gambian Dalasi (GMD)

Gambian Dalasi

The Gambian Dalasi is the official currency for Gambia, a country in West Africa. It is the smallest country in Africa, surrounded by Senegal, except for a short coastline on the Atlantic Ocean. The Gambia River, the nation's namesake, flows through the country's centre and before emptying into the Atlantic Ocean. The country has an area of almost 10,500 km² with an estimated population of 1,700,000.

The Gambian Dalasi is the currency in Gambia (GM, GMB). The Gambian Dalasi is also known as Dalasis. The symbol for GMD can be written D. The Gambian Dalasi is divided into 100 butut. The exchange rate for the Gambian Dalasi was last updated on May 24, 2019 from Yahoo Finance. The GMD conversion factor has 4 significant digits.

Economy

  • Gambia has a liberal market economy characterized by traditional subsistence agriculture, with an historical dependence of groundnuts (peanuts) for export earnings.
  • There is a re-export trade based on the country’s sea port, its low import duties, a minimum of administrative procedures, a fluctuating exchange rate, and lack of exchange controls.
  • Tourism has become a fast-growing sector of the economy, contributing 12% of the country's GDP according to a government web site.
  • The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund provide differing figures for GDP in 2009: USD $ 733m and $ 968m respectively.
  • Agriculture accounts for approximately 30% of gross domestic product (GDP) and employs about 70% of the workforce. Within agriculture, peanut production accounts for 6.9% of GDP, 8.3% for other crops, livestock 5.3%, 1.8% for fisheries, and forestry at 0.5%.
  • Limited production output is mainly based on agricultural products (e.g., peanut processing, bakeries, a brewery and a tannery).

History

  • The Gambian Dalasi is subdivided into 100 bututs.
  • The Dalasi was adopted in 1971. It replaced the Gambian Pound at a rate of 1 Pound = 5 Dalasi. In 1971, coins in denominations of 1, 5, 10, 25 and 50 bututs and 1 Gambian Dalasi were introduced. These coins used design elements from the previous coins denominated in shillings.
  • 1 dalasi notes were issued between 1971 and 1987. New 1 dalasi coins were introduced in 1987, modeled on the 50 pence coin of the United Kingdom.
  • Only 25 and 50 bututs and 1 dalasi coins are currently in circulation; they are of the 1998 issue which also included 1, 5 and 10 bututs coins.
  • Banknotes currently in circulation are 5, 10, 25, 50 and 100 Gambian Dalasi. Current banknotes were issued in 1996 and reprinted in 2001.

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PKR - Pakistani Rupee ()

The Pakistani rupee is the currency of Pakistan. The currency code for the rupee is PKR, and it’s written as ‘Rs’ or روپیہ in Urdu. In Pakistan, the rupee is also sometimes spelled ‘rupees’, ‘rupaya’, ‘rupaye’, or ‘rupiyah’. The modern Pakistani rupee was put into circulation following the dissolution of the British Raj in 1947. It is a fiat currency.

The Rupee is the official currency of Pakistan. The currency is managed by the Bank of Pakistan, the main financial institution of the nation.

The Pakistan Rupee is the currency in Pakistan (PK, PAK). The symbol for PKR can be written Rs. The Pakistan Rupee is divided into 100 paisa. The exchange rate for the Pakistan Rupee was last updated on January 31, 2019 from The International Monetary Fund. The PKR conversion factor has 6 significant digits.

Economy

  • The economy of Pakistan has endured decades of domestic political feuds, a fast-growing population, varying levels of overseas investment, and an expensive, ongoing border dispute with India.
  • Significant macroeconomic amendments beginning in 2000, in particular privatizing the banking sector, have helped the economy.
  • In 2005, the World Bank named Pakistan the top reformer in its area and among the top 20 reformers globally.
  • The central financial institution is trying to tighten money policy while still encouraging growth.
  • Recurring international worker remittances are helping to build foreign exchange reserves, however the country faces a growing current account deficit due to the high reliance on imports. The increasing trade deficit could draw down these reserves and slow GDP growth in the near future.

History

  • The word Rupee is from the Sanskrit word rup or rupa, which means silver in most Indo-Aryan dialects.
  • The Pakistani Rupee was put into circulation in 1947, after the nation became independent from British Rule.
  • For some time after independence, Pakistan used Indian cash and banknotes with Pakistan stamped on them.
  • The current cash and banknotes were issued beginning in 1948. (Seems to contradict the second bullet.)
  • Similar to the Indian Rupee, the Pakistan Rupee was originally divided into sixteen annas, each composed of four pice or 12 pie.
  • The Pakistan Rupee was decimalized on January 1, 1961 and partitioned into a hundred pice; the name was changed to pais later the same year.

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