28 June 2013
The Central Bank of Uzbekistan has announced the release of 5000 sum banknotes into circulation.
"Starting July 1, 2013, the Central Bank of the Republic of Uzbekistan will be issuing new banknotes worth 5000 sum," the website of the Central Bank said on June 27.
The statement provides a detailed description of the appearance of the 5000 banknote, and the description and location of security features on its both sides.
"The banknote worth 5000 sum must be accepted at face value to payment by all business entities and the public without any restrictions," the report said.
Currently, the largest bill in Uzbekistan is the banknote denomination of 1000 sum introduced into circulation in 2001.
The official exchange rate on June 27 is 2093.10 sum / $ 1