Special drawing rights
(SDRs) registered $651m in August, against $689m in July, down by $38m.
"We also believe that in addition to being a milestone in a journey, it's also going to strengthen the Special Drawing Right
as this currency of currencies because the basket will now include those five currencies, the U.S.
Reserves also included QR1.95 billion in special drawing rights
(SDR) deposits, which is held by the International Monetary Fund.
The main components of the international reserves were foreign currency reserves (US$102.9 billion), International Monetary Fund reserves position (US$0.8 billion), special drawing rights
(SDRs) (US$1.2 billion), gold (US$1.6 billion) and other reserve assets (US$3 billion).
Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has approved the recommendation by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Kenneth Matambo to maintain the Pula basket weight at 45 per cent of the South African Rand and 55 per cent to the Special Drawing Rights
(SDR) of 2018.
Gaddafi of Libya for his quest to replace the mighty dollar with the SDR (Special Drawing Rights
) in oil trading.
For the Centrally Sponsored Scheme Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Government of India has signed a financial agreement with the World Banks International Development Association (IDA) for an amount of Special Drawing Rights
(SDR) 651.00 million (equivalent to US$1006.2 million) on 29th May, 2014.
The country's special drawing rights
with IMF dipped by USD 1 million to USD 1.5 billion and the reserve position decreased by USD 1.2 million to USD 2.4 billion, the central bank said.
In addition to more stringent carbon emission targets, China's cabinet also said it welcomed the yuan's inclusion in the International Monetary Fund's Special Drawing Rights
(SDR) basket and it would keep the yuan basically stable, according to the statement.
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The IMF said that from Monday it would maintain a floor rate of 0.05 per cent, or five basis points, on its special drawing rights
or SDR currency, which represents a basket of the currencies of its largest members.
The international reserves included portfolio of foreign currencies, special drawing rights
and gold assets.
According to an IMF statement the completion of this review enables the disbursement of 74.2 million units of Special Drawing Rights
(approximately e1/483.5 million or $114 million), which brings the total disbursements of the agreement to 222.7 million units of Special Drawing Rights
(approximately e1/4250.4 million or $341.9 million).
However, India's reserve position with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) fell by $78.4mn to $1.95bn, while the value of the special drawing rights
(SDRs) rose by $9.1mn to $4.42bn.
SAMA's total assets include outside foreign investments in financial instruments, foreign currencies and deposits abroad, reserves at the International Monetary Fund, the special drawing rights
and of course, gold.