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THE NEW SERIES OF

MALAYSIAN
BANKNOTES

Distinctively Malaysia
The New Series of Malaysian Banknotes

The latest series of Malaysian banknotes draws its inspiration from elements which distinctively define the country's diverse culture, heritage and nature. Themed Distinctively Malaysia', the fourth series of Malaysian banknotes features traditional expressions in the art and craft, natural wonders, flora and fauna, economy and tradition. More...

RM100 RM50 RM20 RM10 RM5 RM1
RM100 specimen RM50 specimen RM20 specimen RM10 specimen RM5 specimen RM5 specimen
RM100 specimen

RM100 banknote
Natural Wonders

RM100 banknote Natural Wonders The magnificent beauty of Malaysia's two prominent natural wonders, declared World Heritage Sites' by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) are portrayed on the RM100 banknote. More...

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RM50 specimen

RM50 banknote
Agriculture and Technology

Oil palm and biotechnology are featured on the RM50 banknote as Malaysia's thriving economy icons. Oil palm has become the country's most valuable agricultural crop as Malaysia is one of the largest producer and exporter of palm oil in the world. More...

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RM20 specimen

RM20 banknote
Marine Life

As ambassadors of the rich and colourful marine life found in our tropical waters, two of the most well-known species of sea turtles endemic to Malaysian waters are on the new RM20 banknote - the Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) and Leatherback Turtle (Dermochelys coriacea). More...

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RM10 specimen

RM10 banknote
Flora

Malaysia's lush tropical jungle, which is one of the world's oldest living rainforest, is home to a spectacular variety of flowering plants. Most iconic amongst them is the Rafflesia, the world's largest flower. More...

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RM5 specimen

RM5 polymer banknote
Wildlife

Featured on the new RM5 polymer banknote is the Rhinoceros Hornbill (Buceros rhinoceros), one of the largest and most magnificent hornbill species in the world. More...

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RM1 specimen

RM1 polymer banknote
Traditional Sport

Kite-flying is a popular traditional sport in Malaysia especially in Kelantan and Terengganu. Kite-flying is also traditionally a celebration of a good harvest which brings together the local communities in these states. More...

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The New Series of Malaysian Banknotes
Distinctively Malaysia
Common Features
Commemorative Banknotes
Security Features
Banknotes Denomination and Design
RM100 : Natural Wonders
RM50 : Agriculture and Technology
RM20 : Marine Life
RM10 : Flora
RM5 : Wildlife
RM1 : Traditional Sport
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The New Malaysian Coin Series
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