Convert 1 Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR) to Japanese Yen (JPY)
Exchange rates used for currency conversion updated on 17th January 2019 ( 17/01/2019 )
Below you will find the latest exchange rate for exchanging Sri Lankan Rupee (LKR) to Japanese Yen (JPY) , a table containing most common conversions and a chart with the pair's evolution.
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The official currency of Sri Lanka is the rupee. Each rupee is symbolized in monetary transactions with one of the following symbols: "Rs", or "SLRs". Each rupee is divided into 100 cents, though there are no coins nor banknotes in common circulation denominated in cents. The old cents based coins remain as legal tender, but are rarely if ever used.
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka issues coins in the following denominations: 50 cents, Rs.1, Rs.2, Rs.5, and Rs.10. In addition to these coins the central bank also issues banknotes in these denominations: Rs.10, Rs.20, Rs.50, Rs.100, Rs.200, Rs.500, Rs.1000, Rs.2000, and Rs.5000.
One unique attribute of the Sri Lankan banknotes is that they are printed vertically on the back of the note.
About Japanese Yen (JPY)
Under the monetary policy and issuance directives of the Bank of Japan the JPY, when measured by value, is the world's third largest reserve currency and fourth most traded currency in open currency markets. It is the official currency of Japan and has shown contrarian resilience against world markets initially in the 1980's and more recently in the 2008 world credit crisis as the Bank of Japan retains there command economic policies while refusing to engage in economic stimulus.