Currency: Tajikistani somoni

The Tajikistani somoni is the official currency of Tajikistan. One US dollar is worth around 11.00 TJS. The Tajikistani somoni is the currency of Tajikistan. It was first introduced in 2000, replacing the Tajikistani ruble. The somoni is divided into 100 diram. The currency is issued by the National Bank of Tajikistan. The Tajikistani somoni has been subject to high inflation, so banknotes are issued in denominations as high as 1,000 somoni. The Tajikistani somoni is widely used in Tajikistan and is often used for transactions in neighboring countries.