South African Rand

South African Rand

The rand (sign: R; code: ZAR) is the currency of South Africa. The Rand is subdivided into 100 cents (sign: "c"). The ISO 4217 code is ZAR, from Dutch Zuid-Afrikaanse Rand (South African Rand). The Rand is legal tender in the Common Monetary Area between South Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho, and Namibia, although the last three countries do have their own currencies pegged at par with rand. Before 1976, the rand was legal tender in Botswana.

Papua New Guinean Kina

Papua New Guinean Kina

The kina (ISO 4217 currency code: PGK, the currency symbol: K) is the currency of Papua New Guinea. It is divided into 100 toea. The kina was introduced on 19 April 1975, and circulated along with the Australian dollar until 1 January 1976, when the dollar ceased to be legal tender. The name kina is derived from Kuanua language of the Tolai region, referring to a callable pearl shell used widely for trading in both the Coastal and Highlands areas of the country.

4 South African Rand to Papua New Guinean Kina exchange rates chart

4 ZAR to PGK exchange rates graph
4 ZAR to PGK Spot rate – This is known more formally as the ‘interbank’ rate. It is the rate banks or large financial institutions charge each other when trading significant amounts of foreign currency. In the business, this is sometimes referred to as a ‘spot rate’. It is not the tourist rate and you cannot buy currency at this rate, as you are buying relatively small amounts of foreign currency. In everyday life it is the same as the difference between wholesale and retail prices. The rates shown in financial newspapers and in broadcast media are usually the interbank rates.

4 ZAR to PGK exchange rates table

Exchange ZAR to PGK
4 South African Rand = 0.904 Papua New Guinean Kina
8 South African Rand = 1.808 Papua New Guinean Kina
20 South African Rand = 4.521 Papua New Guinean Kina
40 South African Rand = 9.041 Papua New Guinean Kina
Exchange South African Rand to Papua New Guinean Kina
4 South African Rand to Papua New Guinean Kina Cross rate – This is the rate we give to customers who want to exchange currencies that do not involve the local currency. For example, if you want to exchange Australian dollars into US dollars.

4 ZAR to PGK exchange rates news

Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Benefits as UK Industrial Orders Recover
Pound Sterling South African Rand (GBP/ZAR) Exchange Rate Benefits as UK Industrial Orders Recover

An unexpectedly strong improvement in the CBI industrial orders index helped to shore up Pound Sterling (GBP), in spite of lingering political worries.

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South Africa: West Rand Municipality Vehicles Locked Inside Yard As Employees Refuse to Work

Those who find themselves in emergency situations on the West Rand could be in more trouble than they think because protesting municipality workers are preventing critical services from being carried out.

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South African Rand Exchange Rate: Weak ZAR Outlook For Q4 2018 & Q1 2019 As S.A Growth Falters

Despite weakening against a basket of other currencies in the first half of 2018, the South African Rand has steadily rebounded in the foreign exchange markets since the start of September.

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Johannesburg Weather: Severe thunderstorms observed over the West Rand
Johannesburg Weather: Severe thunderstorms observed over the West Rand

Lightning and thunderstorms are observed over large parts of Roodepoort.Â

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Dollar to rand: Six major factors that determine the exchange rate
Dollar to rand: Six major factors that determine the exchange rate

With the dollar to rand exchange rate on a never-ending rollercoaster, we've decided to see what exactly makes our markets tick.

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40 Maseratis, three cruise ships, 4,000 police and no Trump: APEC 2018 in numbers

This week world leaders descend on Papua New Guinea for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit, an event that has stoked controversy before it even begins.

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Papua New Guinea’s betel high defies control, convention

A normally ubiquitous sight in Papua New Guinea's capital is men, women and children chewing betel nut combined with slaked lime and mustard bean, turning lips, teeth and tongue a dark red, and producing a mild high

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Papua New Guinean police and soldiers storm parliament over unpaid APEC summit bonuses

Papua New Guinea police and soldiers stormed the country's parliament Tuesday, smashing windows and furniture and demanding unpaid APEC bonuses just days after the international summit wrapped up, police and witnesses said.

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Aid to assess climate change impact
Aid to assess climate change impact

Papua New Guinea will receive aid to assess climate change impact and create a more resilient future for its people, thanks to a new partnership brokered by the United States Agency for International Development.

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4 ZAR to PGK currency converter