Maltese lira


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Noun1.Maltese lira - the basic unit of money on MaltaMaltese lira - the basic unit of money on Malta; equal to 100 cents
Maltese monetary unit - monetary unit on Malta
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Members of the public wishing to exchange Maltese Lira banknotes of the Fifth Series are to call at the Central Bank of Malta, Binja ?
Its prospects may also be boosted by the introduction of the euro, which replaced Maltese lira on January 1 this year.
For an insight into the island at war visit the museum in Fort St Elmo (1 Maltese Lira, 60p) to see the George Cross awarded to the islanders, the Jeep General Eisenhower used during Operation Husky and lots of other memorabilia.
MALTA and Cyprus went over to the Euro at the start of the year and you have until the end of the month to exchange any Maltese lira or Cypriot pounds into Sterling or you'll be left with worthless currency, reports Thomas Cook.
The Mediterranean islands, both former British colonies, scrapped the Cyprus pound and Maltese lira.