Singapor

Republic of Singapore (english), Republik Singapura (malayan), Cingkappūrā Kudiyaracu (tamoul), Xīnjīapō Gnghgo (chinese) 新加坡共和国


Currency : Dollar of Singapour(1 SGD = 0.5 )

Link : www.visitsingapore.com

 1 dollar with periwinkle flower

10 cents. Singapore is a town of 632.6 km, with 4.5 million inhabitants, there are four official languages.
We can see that on coins becaus ethe name of the the country is writted in four different languages.

1 cent. On the Singaporean Cot of arms there is a tiger and a lion carrying a blazon.There are five stars ; the corresponds to five ideals : the democracy, peace, progress, justice and equality.
There is an inscription "Majulah Singapura" is meaning "Can Singapore progress" into Malayan.

5 sen with great white egret.

Sources : "Singapore 1998, facts and pictures" published by the ministry for information and arts.

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