BANDUNG-Deputy Head of West Java BI said Mikael Budisatrio as in previous years, at the moment of the Christmas and New Year, BI sets up more currency in anticipation of increased demand from the public.
"We provide the currency in West Java worth Rp 8.9 trillion or higher by 50.2% compared to 2015," he said.
Last year in the region of West Java BI prepared Rp 5.9 trillion. While the need for new year and Christmas reached Rp 3.6 trillion. Higher than last year's Rp 3 trillion.
Extra money to meet the demands include the payment of salaries, THR for Christians and also of course the increasing public demand ahead of the new year.
"We started from 13 to 29 December," he said. jo