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  • noun Plural form of kyat.

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Examples

  • Even if the Indian had bought his kyats from a pouch-wearing Tamil money changer on a Singapore pavement, at three or four times the official rate, that is still a lot of money to pay for a used car with a defective engine block.

    Burma

  • Even if the Indian had bought his kyats from a pouch-wearing Tamil money changer on a Singapore pavement, at three or four times the official rate, that is still a lot of money to pay for a used car with a defective engine block.

    Burma

  • Even if the Indian had bought his kyats from a pouch-wearing Tamil money changer on a Singapore pavement, at three or four times the official rate, that is still a lot of money to pay for a used car with a defective engine block.

    Burma

  • He said that "unification of the local currency kyats can be expected," and that he believed Myanmar would also soon have widespread use of credit cards.

    Myanmar Considers Foreign-Exchange Overhaul

  • Formerly, the investing company that was working here, they had the right to exchange one dollar for 6 kyats the local currency.

    'No Intention to Retract' Reforms, Myanmar Official Interview Transcript

  • Transactions here are largely based in cash and require businesspeople and even ordinary citizens to lug around unwieldy bales of Myanmar kyats—the unofficial exchange rate: about 775 kyats per dollar.

    Sanctions Put Rock Band in Hard Place

  • The second ART (Antiretroviral Drugs) are too expensive for Myanmar patients and exceeds 2 lakhs kyatsper month and may be upto 3 lakhs kyats per month.

    The Sick Struggle Under High Cost of AIDS in Myanmar

  • A viss (1.6 kilograms; 3.5 pounds) of hair is worth between 400,000 kyats ($320) and 500,000 kyats ($400), it said.

    Long-haired Women Secretly Snipped | Impact Lab

  • In Myanmar, HIV/AIDS patients must spend 4,7000 kyats per month, announced the 55th Myanmar Medical Conference held this year at Yangon, with 1,200doctors in the crowd.

    The Sick Struggle Under High Cost of AIDS in Myanmar

  • Instead of US dollars being automatically exchanged for Burmese kyats, the aid agencies have to exchange US dollars for FECs or “foreign exchange certificates.”

    In Burma, Foreign Aid Agencies Now Wrestling With Loss Of Funds

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