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01 September 2021

The Zambian kwacha was the world's strongest currency for the second month in a row. This, plus updates from Lebanon and South Sudan in our monthly round-up of currency and exchange-rates news from around the world.

Significant gains for Zambia's currency alongside high inflation could mean big upward cost of living adjustments are needed for expatriate staff.

South Sudan continues to heavily weaken its currency, while in Lebanon black-market exchange rates are depreciating rapidly. Read these and other forex news stories from around the world in our monthly round-up.

The Central Bank of Surinam has promised flexible exchange rates following a big devaluation, but will it deliver?

Nigeria and South Sudan devalue their currencies, while the West African 'eco' takes steps towards becoming a reality.

The demise of the Myanmar kyat reflects the terrible setback the country has undergone following the military coup.

As President Erdogan continues to change his mind about policy, there seems to be no way of stopping the Turkish lira's rollercoaster ride.

Why Sudan's big devaluation might not mean even higher inflation, plus other currency news from around the world in our latest monthly review.

22 February 2021

Sudan's central bank has devalued the official exchange rate by 85%.

During what was a surprisingly calm month for currencies, Cuba, Iran and Venezuela all bowed to the inevitable and took big steps towards major reforms.