Archives: Internationalization

Java – Get Country List

The Locale.getISOCountries() will return a list of all 2-letter country codes defined in ISO 3166

Output:

Country Code = AD, Country Name = Andorra
Country Code = AE, Country Name = United Arab Emirates
Country Code = AF, Country Name = Afghanistan
Country Code = AG, Country Name = Antigua and Barbuda
Country Code = AI, Country Name = Anguilla
Country Code = AL, Country Name = Albania
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Java – Get Currency Symbol

[code lang=”java”]import java.util.Currency;
import java.util.Locale;

public class Main {
public static void main(String[] args) {
Currency currency = Currency.getInstance(Locale.JAPAN);
System.out.println("Currency.getSymbol() = " + currency.getSymbol());

currency = Currency.getInstance(Locale.UK);
System.out.println("Currency.getSymbol() = " + currency.getSymbol());

currency = Currency.getInstance(Locale.US);
System.out.println("Currency.getSymbol() = " + currency.getSymbol());

currency = Currency.getInstance(new Locale("in", "ID"));
System.out.println("Currency.getSymbol() = " + currency.getSymbol());
}
}[/code]


Java – Format Currency

[code lang=”java”]import java.text.NumberFormat;

public class Main {
public static void main(String[] argv) throws Exception {

NumberFormat nf = NumberFormat.getCurrencyInstance();

System.out.println("currency format: " + nf.format(1234.56) + " "
+ nf.format(-1234.56));
}
}[/code]
//currency format: $1,234.56 -$1,234.56