UNESCO has announced Sharjah as the World Book Capital for 2019. “Read – you are in Sharjah”, the program focuses on six themes: inclusivity, reading, heritage, outreach, publishing and children.
Because of its creative and innovative work, the city was selected for the title.
The earlier cities which were named as World Book Capital are:
Madrid (2001), Alexandria (2002), New Delhi (2003), Antwerp (2004), Montreal (2005), Turin (2006), Bogota (2007), Amsterdam (2008), Beirut (2009), Ljubljana (2010), Buenos Aires (2011), Yerevan (2012), Bangkok (2013), Port Harcourt (2014), Incheon (2015), Wroclaw (2016), Conakry (2017) and Athens (2018).
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has ordered for the printing of 200 notes. The new Rs 200 notes will be circulated by Bank because ATM machines throughout the country has to be recalibrated.
Is Rs 200 notes results in demonetisation of Rs 100 notes?
Where is the Indian currency printed in India?
Currency Note Press (CNP) – Nashik, Maharastra.
Bank Note Press(BNP) – Dewas, Madhya pradesh
Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Limited