Tugrik

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Tugrik

The currency of Mongolia. It was introduced in 1925 and was pegged to the Soviet ruble. It currently floats.
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In addition, the floating of the tugrik in 1993 and the subsequent strong depreciation of the currency was absorbed quickly into inflation.
13) devaluation of tugrik in relation to US dollar for commercial transactions; establishment of a two-tier exchange rate.
Then there are the messages telling me I have won the Mongolian Lottery and all I need to claim my zillion tugrik prize money (and yes, that's the currency in Mongolia) is send a facilitation fee to a Post Office box number in Zurich.