Nepal Rastra Bank is now also selling the currencies of Denmark, Sweden, Hong Kong, Kuwait and Bahrain. Previously they were only purchasing these currencies. With rise in demand for these currencies, NRB has issued directive to foreign exchange businesses to start selling these currencies. NRB also hopes that this will decrease the demand for US dollars which remains in constant short supply. With the latest additions, NRB is now dealing in buying and selling of 21 economies.