For quite a few years now the banknotes issued by Vietnam have been printed on polymer plastic.
Yet in 2016 a new 100 Dong note was issued, bigger than normal and printed on paper. It was
issued to mark the 55th Anniversary of National Banking in Vietnam 1961-2016. Ho Chi Minh is on
the front and a view of the bank headquarters in Hanoi is on the back. Uncirculated.
Uruguay has recently issued a new note in polymer plastic to mark the 50th Anniversary of the formation
of the Central Bank of Uruguay. 1967-2017 (P-New) Naturally the denomination chosen
for this important landmark was the 50 pesos uruguayos. The front is quite simple while the back
depicts an excerpt from the work of art Construccion Portuario by Walter Deliotti. While this is
Uruguay’s first foray into polymer notes it is understood that this substance will be used in future non
Uruguay’s 1st Polymer 50 pesos in Uncirculated.