give currency

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See: promulgate
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Exporters and farmers, who were forced to sell currency and cotton at low prices to actually give currency to the auto industry, suffered multi-billion losses," Yusupov said.
Rushdie has faced death threats from fundamentalists all his life but to give currency to the story that hired assassins were going to get him in Jaipur shows how low the governments can stoop for an imaginary vote bank.
A recent jump in the yuan has fueled speculation that China could soon widen its trading band to give currency policy a bigger role in fighting imported price pressures.