…news from the BBC 30th July 2008
The governor, Gideon Gono, has announced zeros will be lopped off the
Only last week, the government introduced the Z$100bn note.
Inflation is officially running at more than 2,000,000%, but economists believe the real rate is far higher.
He said the high rate constrained the operations of the country's computer systems.
Computers, calculators and banks' cash machines have not been able to handle basic transactions in billions and trillions of dollars.
The new Z$100bn note introduced last week was not enough to buy a loaf of bread.
So far this year,
…………it’s all done with mirrors!! Or maybe someone just has a weird sense of humour!!