- Monetary unit:
- Country code:
- Oman, Sultanate
- Omani rial
- of 212 460 sq. km
- Arabian (state), English, etc.
- OM (OMN) 512
National monetary unit of Oman - rial. It falls into enough stable and is hard to currency. Importation and exportation of Omani rial is supposed. Importation and exportation of foreign money is not limited also. The local population uses in the basic native currency. However in some areas of Oman are in circulation and other monetary units. The Omani enclave which is of in circulation adjoining princedom of Fudzhejra which is a part of the United Arab Emirates, together with dirhams of the Emirates concerns them; rials participate in an oasis of Burajmi together with dirhams in a money turnover.
The Omani rial is equal to 1000 baisas (it is possible to meet and other name of this coin - a baiza). The international designation of Omani rial - OMR . In circulation there are denominations of denomination of 1/2, 1, 5, 10, 20 and 50 rials, and also 100 and 200 baisas. On face side of almost all denominations there is plotting of the head of the state of sultan Kabusa and architecture monuments, and on the back - local landscapes.
Denominations of the sample of 2005 practically do not differ on design from notes of former issues. The basic distinction consists that on face side of new denominations the holographic strip is seated that in a greater degree protects them from fakes.
Since 2010 the Central bank of Oman has manufactured a series of memorable polymeric notes to the devoted 40 National Day.
To carry out exchange in territory of Oman it is possible in country banks, and also exchange offices.
It is updated 04.2012