Hryvnia official rate hits new historic low
The National Bank of Ukraine sharply cut the official exchange rate of the hryvnia to a new historic low on Thursday.
As of 1400 the central bank set the following official exchange rates of the hryvnia against leading foreign currencies:
$100 – UAH 1,595.4336 (as of 1400 on January 28 it was UAH 1,586.9445);
EUR 100 – UAH 1,809.8599 (as of 1400 on January 28 it was UAH 1,794.1995);
10 Russian rubles – UAH 2.3759 (as of 1400 on January 28 it was UAH 2.3401).
As UNIAN reported earlier, the National Bank of Ukraine at 1400 on Tuesday, January 27, set the hryvnia exchange rate at UAH 15.8996 to the dollar, or two kopiykas lower than the last historic low rate set by the NBU on January 19.