Here is a news story on the New ‘World Currency’ coin. With a picture of this test coin. The coin is stamped "UNITY IN DIVERSITY" ,"2009" and "TEST LIMITED ISSUE" I wonder if they are going to skip the AMERO?
Continue reading here: Medvedev Shows Off Sample Coin of New ?World Currency? at G-8 - Bloomberg.comMedvedev Shows Off Sample Coin of New ‘World Currency’ at G-8
By Lyubov Pronina
July 10 (Bloomberg) -- Russian President Dmitry Medvedev illustrated his call for a supranational currency to replace the dollar by pulling from his pocket a sample coin of a “united future world currency.”
“Here it is,” Medvedev told reporters today in L’Aquila, Italy, after a summit of the Group of Eight nations. “You can see it and touch it.”
The coin, which bears the words “unity in diversity,” was minted in Belgium and presented to the heads of G-8 delegations, Medvedev said.
The question of a supranational currency “concerns everyone now, even the mints,” Medvedev said. The test coin “means they’re getting ready. I think it’s a good sign that we understand how interdependent we are.”
Link to coin: http://pics.livejournal.com/a_kolesn...o/pic/00021ace