Malaysia launched commemorative banknotes to mark the 60th Anniversary of the Signing of the Federation of Malaysia Independence Agreement.
The specifications of the commemorative banknotes are as follows:
1. Single RM600 Banknote
This large-sized banknote has a face value of RM600 and will be sold at RM1,700 a piece. The printed quantity is 6,000 pieces.
The size of the banknote, measuring 370 x 220 mm, is now the largest banknote of the world. It surpassed the previous world record holder, Philippines 100,000 Piso 1998 which measures at 330 x 220 mm.
2. Uncut 3-in-1 RM60 Banknote
This uncut banknote has a face value of RM180 and will be sold at RM500 a piece. The printed quantity is 6,000 pieces.
3. Single RM60 Banknote This single banknote has a face value of RM60 and will be sold at RM120 a piece. The printed quantity is 60,000 pieces.