ISO 4217 Amendment Number 163

Amendments of currency names

With immediate effect, the following currency name changes are made to “List one: Currency, fund and precious metal codes”:

Entity
Currency
Alphabetic code
Numeric code
Minor unit
AZERBAIJAN Azerbaijan Manat AZN 944 2
COMOROS (THE) Comorian Franc KMF 174 0
GUINEA Guinean Franc GNF 324 0
LAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC (THE) Lao Kip LAK 418 2

The Central Bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan confirmed the amendment of the currency name Azerbaijanian Manat to Azerbaijan Manat.

The Central Bank of the Comoros confirmed the amendment of the currency name Comoro Franc to Comorian Franc.

The Central Bank of the Republic of Guinea confirmed the amendment of the currency name Guinea Franc to Guinean Franc.

The Bank of the Lao P.D.R. confirmed the amendment of the currency name Kip to Lao Kip.

Amendment of currency name short form

With immediate effect, the following change is made to "List two: Fund codes registered with the Maintenance Agency":

Entity
Currency
Alphabetic code
Numeric code
Minor unit
URUGUAY Uruguay Peso en Unidades Indexadas (UI) UYI 940 0

The Central Bank of Uruguay confirmed the amendment of the currency name short form from URUIURUI to UI.

Corrections of codes for historic denominations of currencies and funds

With immediate effect, the following corrections are made to "List three: Codes for historic denominations of currencies and funds":

The Central Bank of Myanmar (the former Burma) confirmed the currency name as "Kyat". It replaces the entry N.A.

The People's Bank of China confirmed that the currency "Peoples Bank Dollar" (CNX) never existed in China (amendment no. 27).

The Bank of the Lao P.D.R. confirmed that the currency "Kip Pot Pol" (LAJ) never existed in Laos. It is replaced by "Pathet Lao Kip" (without alphabetic code) (amendment no. 27).

The Central Bank of Lesotho confirmed the correct currency name as "Loti". It replaces the denomination "Maloti".

Change of country name

Effective 17 May 2016, the following minor correction is made to "Table A.1 – Currency and funds code list" (as advised by the ISO 3166 Maintenance Agency):

CZECH REPUBLIC (THE) to
CZECHIA