Bishkek, May 10, 2018. / Kabar /. The National Bank issued two collection coins in honor of the 25th anniversary of the national currency of the Kyrgyz national currency, chairman of the National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic Tolkunbek Abdygulov told speaking at a press conference at Kabar Agency.
He said that the first collection coin was "25 years to the national currency of the Kyrgyz Republic" in series "Historical events", the second collection coin was "Komuz" in series "National musical instrument."
The coin "25 years national currency of the Kyrgyz Republic" of 5 soms value is made of nickel, the price is 500 soms. Only 5 thousand copies were issued. Coin "Komuz" is made of silver and costs 2905 soms. 1000 copies were issued.
All coins can be purchased at the offices of the National Bank.
Abdygulov said that the National Bank began to issue collectible coins from 1995 to perpetuate important dates, commemorate anniversary dates, achieve cultural and sporting life of the country, popularize the endangered species of flora and fauna, etc.
"A total of 96 coins were issued, 4 of them gold, 16 silver," he said.