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Monday, 20th November 2017

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Larry Pickering

Four-time Walkley Award winning political commentator and Churchill Fellow, has returned to the fray over concern that the integrity of news dissemination is continually being threatened by a partisan media.

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The first of January in what year was the Euro introduced as legal currency on world markets?

Missionchris (DD)..........1999

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The Euro is the new 'single currency' of the European Monetary Union, adopted on January 1, 1999 by 11 Member States. Greece became the 12th Member state to adopt the Euro on January 1, 2001. On January 1, 2002, these 12 countries officially introduced the Euro banknotes and coins as legal tender.

https://www.oanda.com/currency/help/euro

I very much doubt it will make 20 years.

2002

1999