At the turn of the year 2001-02, the euro was introduced in 12 European countries in the form of notes and coins. Photo: Xinhua
At the turn of the year 2001-02, the euro was introduced in 12 European countries in the form of notes and coins. Photo: Xinhua
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Euro marks 20 eventful years

  • The euro was introduced in 12 European countries in notes and coins in 2002
  • Today, the euro is the official currency for 340 million people in 19 EU countries

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At the turn of the year 2001-02, the euro was introduced in 12 European countries in the form of notes and coins. Photo: Xinhua
At the turn of the year 2001-02, the euro was introduced in 12 European countries in the form of notes and coins. Photo: Xinhua
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