NEWS: Time for Vietnam to lop zeros off its currency, 15 APRIL

The Vietnamese dong is one of the highest-denominated currencies in the world. At the time of writing 1 US dollar was equal to 22,728 dong. It takes US$44 to become a dong millionaire.The only official currency that is higher is Iran’s, where $1 is equal to around 34,000 rial. The highest unofficial currency is the black-market rate of the Venezuelan bolívar, which passed 29,000 per dollar