North Korean won

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Noun1.North Korean won - the basic unit of money in North Korea
North Korean monetary unit - monetary unit in North Korea
chon - 100 chon equal 1 won in North Korea
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Kim Jong Il's dictatorship dropped two zeros from the North Korean won, making a 100-won note worth only one.
About 20,000 leaflets and 30 North Korean banknotes each worth 5,000 North Korean won (about $590) were sent to the North using two balloons from the Imjin Pavilion near the Demilitarized Zone, said Yonhap.
Then, the agency transfers the wages to the workers in commodities vouchers and North Korean won converted at the official exchange rate after deducting $22.

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