United Arab Emirates Coinage: 2005-date
under President: Shaikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahayan.
 
Currency: Dirham = 100 fils
  • before 01st April 1957: India Rupee = 16 Anna = 64 Pice (Paise).
  • 01st April 1957: India Rupee = 100 Naye (New) Paise.
  • 11th May 1959: Gulf Rupee = 100 Paise.
  • 16th June 1966: Saudi Riyal = 20 Piastres (Qirsh).
  • 16th June 1966 - 19th May 1973: Bahrain Dinar = 1000 Fils (Only in Abu Dhabi).
  • 18th September 1966: Qatar and Dubai Riyal = 100 Dirhams.
  • 19th May 1973: Dirham = 100 Fils.
 
AH1425 - 2005
 

KM#1 Fils. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 1.50g. Metal: Bronze. Diameter: 15 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint.

Obverse: "لزيادة انتاج المحاصيل الغذائية" (Increase the production of food crops) written in Arabic at the top. Three date palms in the center. Dates at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "فلس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: 4,000,000. Minted Years: AH1393-1973, AH1395-1975, AH1408-1988, AH1409-1989, AH1418-1997 and AH1425-2005. Note: F.A.O issue.

KM#2.2 5 Fils. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 2.20g. Metal: Bronze. Diameter: 16.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Fish moving left in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥" (5) written in the center with "فلوس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1416-1996, AH1422-2001, AH1425-2005 and AH1435-2014. Note: F.A.O issue.

KM#3.2 10 Fils. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 3.00g. Metal: Bronze. Diameter: 18.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab dhow in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١٠" (10) written in the center with "فلوس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1416-1996, AH1422-2001, , AH1425-2005 and AH1432-2011.

KM#4 25 Fils. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 3.50g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Gazelle in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٢٥" (25) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1393-1973, AH1402-1982, AH1404-1984, AH1406-1986, AH1407-1987, AH1408-1988, AH1409-1989, AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005, AH1428-2007 and AH1432-2011.

KM#16 50 Fils. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 4.30g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 7-sided, 21 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Oil derricks in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥٠" (50) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005 and AH1428-2007.

KM#6.2 1 Dirham. Year: AH1425 (2005). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab tea pot in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005 and AH1428-2007.

KM#75 1 Dirham. Year: 2005. Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A.

Obverse: "الشيخة فاطمة بنت مبارك" (Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak) written in Arabic at the top. Logo in the center. Date "2005" below the logo. "Honoring - Mother of the Nation Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak" written at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: This coin also exists as KM#87 50 Dirhams 40.00g (Mintage: N/A). Also a .916 gold medal coin of 40.00g is also produced. Issued on 21st March 2006.

 
ND (2006)
 

KM#78 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2006). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: 1956-2006 Dubai Police Golden Jubilee. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 20th September 2006.

 
AH1428 - 2007
 

KM#4 25 Fils. Year: AH1428 (2007). Weight: 3.50g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Gazelle in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٢٥" (25) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1393-1973, AH1402-1982, AH1404-1984, AH1406-1986, AH1407-1987, AH1408-1988, AH1409-1989, AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005, AH1428-2007 and AH1432-2011.

KM#16 50 Fils. Year: AH1428 (2007). Weight: 4.30g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 7-sided, 21 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Oil derricks in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥٠" (50) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005 and AH1428-2007.

KM#6.2 1 Dirham. Year: AH1428 (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab tea pot in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005 and AH1428-2007.

KM#76 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: 75th Anniversary. Sharjah International Airport 1932-2007. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 18th February 2008.

KM#77 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: The 30th Anniversary of Zakum Development Company 1977-2007. Zakum Development Co. logo in center. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 08th January 2007.

KM#79 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: 30th Anniversary of the 1st LNG Shipment 1977-2007. 30th Anniversary ADGAS logo in center. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 22nd October 2007.

KM#103 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Münze Österreich AG, Vienna. Obverse: Abu Dhabi Police Golden Jubilee 1957-2007. 50th Anniversary ADP logo in center. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: This coin also exists as 50 Dirhams 40.00g (Mintage: 2,000) produced by Münze Österreich AG, Vienna. Issued on 24th November 2007.

KM#96 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2007). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: British Royal Mint. Obverse: UAE Scout Golden Jubilee 1957-2007. 50th Anniversary UAE Scout logo in center. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 07th March 2007.

 
ND (2008)
 

KM#84 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2008). Weight: 6.38g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: Awarding Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum for 10 years of Distinguished Academic Performance Excellence 1998-2007. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

KM#85 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2008). Weight: 6.40g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: 40th Anniversary of National Bank of Abu Dhabi 1968-2008. Reverse: United Arab Emirates (above in Arabic and below in English). Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 18th February 2008.

 
2009
 

KM#100 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2009). Weight: 6.25g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A.

Obverse: "Dubai International Financial Centre" written on the right side clockwise. "مركز دبي المالي العالمي" written on the left side anti-clockwise.. "إحتفالاً بخمس سنوات من النجاح" written at the top in the inner circle. Gate Building in the center. "Celebrating Five Years of Success" written at the bottom within inner circle. Dates "2004-2009" written at the bottom outside the circle.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

KM#101 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2009). Weight: 6.31g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: World Globe in the center circle. "يوم البيئة العالي ٥ يونيو ٢٠٠٩" written in Arabic at the top section. "WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, 5 JUNE 2009" written at the bottom section.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 04th February 2012.

 
2010
 

KM#99 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2010). Weight: 6.31g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: Ribbon of Love surrounding UAE map. "I LOVE UAE / أنا أحب الإمارات" written at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 07th March 2010.

 
AH1432 - 2011
 

KM#3.2 10 Fils. Year: AH1432 (2011). Weight: 3.02g. Metal: Bronze. Diameter: 18.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab dhow in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١٠" (10) written in the center with "فلوس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1416-1996, AH1422-2001, , AH1425-2005 and AH1432-2011.

KM#4 25 Fils. Year: AH1432 (2011). Weight: 3.46g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Gazelle in the center. Dates at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٢٥" (25) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1393-1973, AH1402-1982, AH1404-1984, AH1406-1986, AH1407-1987, AH1408-1988, AH1409-1989, AH1415-1995, AH1419-1998, AH1425-2005, AH1428-2007 and AH1432-2011.

 
AH1433 - 2012
 

KM#6.3 1 Dirham. Year: AH1433 (2012). Weight: 6.12g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab tea pot in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1433-2012 and AH1435-2014.

KM#102 1 Dirham. Year: ND (2012). Weight: 6.46g. Metal: Copper-Nickel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Obverse: Oil Derrick plant in the center. "1962-2012" written below "50" shinning Sun. "ADMA" written on left side and "أدما" written in Arabic on the right side. "الذكرى الخمسون للشحنة الأولى من النفط" written below the oil derrick plant. "THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF THE FIRST SHIPMENT OF OIL" written at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

Note: Issued on 29th October 2012.

 
AH1434 - 2013
 

KM#16a 50 Fils. Year: AH1434 (2013). Weight: 4.15g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 7-sided, 21 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Oil derricks in the center. Dates at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥٠" (50) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1434-2013 and AH1438-2017.

 
AH1435 - 2014
 

KM#2.2 5 Fils. Year: AH1435 (2014). Weight: 1.89g. Metal: Bronze. Diameter: 16.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Fish moving left in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥" (5) written in the center with "فلوس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1416-1996, AH1422-2001, AH1425-2005 and AH1435-2014. Note: F.A.O issue.

KM#4a 25 Fils. Year: AH1435 (2014). Weight: 3.48g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Gazelle in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٢٥" (25) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1435-2014 and AH1438-2017.

KM#6.3 1 Dirham. Year: AH1435 (2014). Weight: 6.07g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab tea pot in the center. Dates at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1433-2012 and AH1435-2014.

 
2015
 

1 Dirham. Year: ND (2015). Weight: 6.12g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A.

Obverse: "الاول من فبرراير ذكرى و لاية لاعهد - دبي" (The first of February, the anniversary of the crown prince - Dubai) written in Arabic at the top. Anniversary logo in the center. "سمو الشيخ حمدان بن محمد بن راشد بن سعيد آل مكتوم" (His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid bin Said Al Maktoum) written in Arabic at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type. Subject: Dubai Crown Prince's accession H.H. Sheikh Hamdan.

1 Dirham. Year: ND (2015). Weight: 6.06g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A.

Obverse: "احتفال الموسم العشرين" written (Twenty seasons of celebration) in Arabic at the top. World globe in the center with "Global Village" in English and "القرية العالمية" in Arabic written below it. "20TH SEASON CELEBRATION" written at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type. Subject: Dubai Crown Prince's accession H.H. Sheikh Hamdan.

1 Dirham. Year: ND (2015). Weight: 6.06g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A.

Obverse: "DUBAI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY" written at the top. Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry building in center circle. "GOLDEN JUBILEE" written on the left side and "خمسين عاما" (fifty years) written in Arabic on the right side of the building. "غرفة تجارة وصناعة دبي" written in Arabic at the bottom.

Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١" (1) written in the center with "درهم" (Dirham) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type. Subject: Golden Jubilee (50 years) of Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

 
AH1438 - 2017
 

KM#3.2a 10 Fils. Year: AH1438 (2017). Weight: 2.95g. Metal: Bronze plated Steel. Diameter: 18.50 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Arab dhow in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "١٠" (10) written in the center with "فلوس" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: One year type.

KM#4a 25 Fils. Year: AH1438 (2017). Weight: 3.46g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 20 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Gazelle in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٢٥" (25) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1435-2014 and AH1438-2017.

KM#16a 50 Fils. Year: AH1438 (2017). Weight: 4.12g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 7-sided, 21 mm. Edge: Plain. Alignment: Medal. Mint: Royal Canadian Mint. Obverse: Oil derricks in the center. Dates at the bottom.
Reverse: "الإمارات العربية المتحدة" (United Arab Emirates) written in Arabic at the top section. Numeral "٥٠" (50) written in the center with "فلسا" (Fils) written below it. "UNITED ARAB EMIRATES" written at the bottom section. Mintage: N/A. Minted Years: AH1434-2013 and AH1438-2017.

1 Dirham. Year: 2017. Weight: 6.00g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Subject: 60 years of Abu Dhabi Police (1957-2017). Issue Date: 21 November 2017.
The commemorative Dirhams issued will be handed over to the ordering party, Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, and will not be dispensed to the general public through the banks. However, these coins would usually be put into circulation soon afterwards.

1 Dirham. Year: 2017. Weight: 6.00g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Subject: Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Program for Excellence and Social Creativity - Mother of the Nation. Issue Date: 22 November 2017.
Distributed during the Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Awards (HHSFBMA) Ceremony held at Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi on 22 November 2017. The commemorative Dirham will be put in circulation through branches of the Central Bank with effect from Wednesday, 22nd November, as per usual practice.

1 Dirham. Year: 2017. Weight: 6.00g. Metal: Copper Clad Steel. Diameter: 24 mm. Edge: Reeded. Alignment: Medal. Mint: N/A. Subject: Golden Jubilee of Ras Al Khaimah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (1967-2017). Issue Date: 25 November 2017.
According to the press release: "The commemorative one Dirham coins have been handed over to the RAK Chamber and will not be dispensed to the general public through the banks". However, these coins would usually be put into circulation soon afterwards. In a statement, the Central Bank said that 2,000 commemorative of 1,000 Dirhams silver coins will be issued. Each coin will be 60 mm in diameter and weigh 60.00 grams, with the coin's obverse face depicting the portrait of H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras al-Khaimah, and the back detailing the logo marking the occasion.
 
 
 
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