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Currency in Kazakhstan.
Monetary unit of Kazakhstan – tenge.
In 1993 Kazakhstan issued its own currency, the tenge (244 tenge equal U.S.$1; 09.2015 average). The tenge can be freely exchanged with the currencies of other countries. The previous official currency, the Kazakh ruble, was a parallel currency to the Russian ruble and was printed in Russia.
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