Papua New Guinean Kina

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Papua New Guinean Kina

The currency of Papua New Guinea. It was introduced in 1975, replacing the Australian dollar. While the kina replaced the dollar at par, it is a floating currency.
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According to Lisbon officials, Kinas is "an ordinary boy born in a small and remote village in Portugal who possesses the talent and skills of every great player throughout the history of football".
Kinas is said to have learned from Portuguese legends Eusebio and Luis Figo, and will be one of the stars of the tournament.
Garnet stated that, in a letter to the license applicants, the Minister indicated that he is prepared to grant the license following an official request by the applicants and the payment by the applicants of 50,600 kinas (approximately U.
searched for compounds that would prevent the activation of a bacterial kinase, KinA, which is part of a two-component relay The investigators identified a compound that thwarts the growth of many strains of bacteria--including troublesome ones that resist antibiotics such as penicillin and vancomycin--and kills a drug-resistant strain of Staphylococcus aureus.