Feb 16, 1998, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9120503
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percent 15-20 rise to banknotes of issuance bank the at cash of shortage traditional the -- irna 16, .feb tehran, be would (21 march) year iranian the of turn the before just percent 15-20 a and cash enough accumulating through rectified .year this bills new of issuance in increase jalal department, treasury bank's central the of director are reserves banknote iran's that evening sunday stressed jalilian, .needs country's the times five (bonuses year new) sector private and government by payments extra of sources are trips and expenses traditional year new as well as .said he end, year the at banks on pressure additional but day, a checks 600 to 400 cashes average, on teller, bank a he year, the of month last the during 600 to 500 to rises figure the .said cashable checks, traveller's sufficient problem, the resolve to cash the for substitute to banks to over handed been have nationwide, .customers the by needed annually spent are billion 50 rls over that out pointed jalilian .ones new with banknotes old replace to and year iranian last the during banknotes old million 373 some .bills new with replaced been have year this far so million 415 were banknotes destroyed the of most official, the to according .country the in handling more of subject normally bills, small ys/jh end