The Azerbaijan Autonomous Republic chapter of The Banknote Book is now available for individual sale and as a free download to subscribers. This 4-page catalog covers notes issued by the Azerbaijan National Government in 1946. Published 21.05.2019. Each chapter of The Banknote Book includes detailed descriptions and background information, full-color
According to press reports, the Central Bank of Azerbaijan is considering a switch to polymer banknotes in the future said Chairman Elman Rustamov at a press conference in Baku on 26 April 2019.
According to an Iran Front Page article dated 2 January 2019, the Central Bank of Iran has unveiled a new 500,000-rial note (B296a) design. The new note is similar to the same denomination issued in 2014 (B294a), but orange in color, repositioned vignettes on front, and Mount Damavand on back.