Circulation coins

Circulation coins

As of 1 July 2005,  Romania’s legal tender, previously coded as  ROL, has been redenominated so that ROL 10,000 have become a new leu (RON). On this occasion,  new coins of 1, 5, 10, 50 bani were minted. The  National Bank of Romania is the sole institution authorised to issue currency in the form of [...]

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Collector coins

Collector coins

Collector coins are masterpieces of coinage technique and art. Like the circulation currency, in Romania they are issued, by the National Bank and are usually made of precious metals: gold or silver. Dedicated to famous people, places and events of historical, sociological, sciencentific or artistic importance, they  always show outstanding aesthetics and special processing, in which [...]

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Decorations

Decorations

State decorations are offered to Romanian citizens for exceptional service to the Romanian State and Romanian People, for heroic acts during military service and for special achievements in a specific area of activity. They can also be awarded to military units for outstanding deeds at peacetime or heroic wartime acts. Foreign citizens can also be [...]

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