The Saudi Central Bank announced its intention to issue a “Two Hundred” denomination of the Saudi currency; on the occasion of the five-year anniversary of launching “Kingdom’s Vision 2030”; in the reign of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman.
This issue is based on Aticle No. (4) of Saudi Monetary Law issued by Royal Decree No. (6); dated on 1/07/1379 AH.
In this regard; the Saudi Central Bank clarified that the Two Hundred Saudi riyal banknote will be put into circulation by Sunday 13/09/1442 AH; corresponding to 25/04/2021; together with other current banknotes in all its denomination as official legal tender.
The Central Bank stated that the new Two Hundred denomination was printed according to the latest standards in the field of banknote printing.
The new denomination is characterized by various technical specifications; high-quality security features; distinctive design; and attractive colors; which highlight the design of this denomination.
Noting that the new banknote comes in gray color with a picture of the founder King Abdul Aziz on the front of the banknote; the logo of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 in 3D design; in addition to the Saudi Central Bank name; and the banknote value in the Arabic letters and numbers.
The back of the banknote carries an image of “Qasr Al Hukm” in Riyadh City; the Saudi Central Bank name; and the banknote value in the English letters and numbers.