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25 June 2019 By Ed Cropley

Robert Mugabe’s successor has banned day-to-day use of foreign currency to promote a new local dollar. Crucially, there are no guarantees against the money-printing that killed its predecessor. Without adequate reserves, exports or popular support, the new unit is likely to fail.

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