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Results based on: Currency movements

Turkey is paying a heavy price to shore up the lira, whose value is being destroyed by the country's own president.

Not for the first time, President Erdogan sends Turkey's currency plunging to all-time lows.

Myanmar kyat plummets as the central bank abandons dollar peg and the shadow government declares war on military regime. This and more in our monthly currency round-up.

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.