2020 Year of the Rat Chinese Almanac Coins

On 5 November 2019, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) unveiled the 2020 Year of the Rat Almanac coins, the fourth issue in the Singapore Fourth Chinese Almanac Coin Series.

The Series was launched in 2017 and a new coin will be issued each year over a span of 12 years to 2028. Each year’s issue depicts a zodiac animal in a park or natural landscape setting in Singapore. The 10 versions of the 2020 Year of the Rat collectible coins will be issued on 1 January 2020.

Please see media release for more information.



Singapore Bicentennial $20 Commemorative Note


On 5 June 2019, President Halimah Yacob launched a $20 currency note to commemorate Singapore’s Bicentennial. The commemorative note depicts Singapore’s journey to nationhood and pays tribute to our forebears who laid the foundations for modern Singapore.


Please see following media releases for more information relating to the note :

New $20 Note to Commemorate Singapore’s Bicentennial, 5 Jun 2019

MAS Will Issue More Singapore Bicentennial $20 Commemorative Notes, 14 June 2019

Online Application for Exchange of Singapore Bicentennial $20 Commemorative Note, 13 September 2019

Last Week for Online Application to Exchange for Singapore Bicentennial $20 Commemorative Note, 8 October 2019

Allocation and Exchange of Singapore Bicentennial $20 Commemorative Notes, 1 November 2019



Singapore Bicentennial Commemorative Note Video