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The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has set the official forex rate for February 18 at UAH 27.90 to the U.S. dollar, which made the country's national currency weaken by seven kopiykas.
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Official forex rate
The central bank has fixed the following official forex rates of the hryvnia against key foreign currencies for February 18:
US$100 will be quoted at UAH 2,790.38 (UAH 2,783.04 as of February 17);
EUR 100 will be quoted at UAH 3,364.22 (UAH 3,377.08 as of February 17).
By 16:00 Kyiv time on February 17, hryvnia quotations against the dollar on the interbank forex market settled at UAH 27.86/27.88 to the dollar, while those against the euro were at UAH 33.61/33.63.
Forex rate for February 17
The National Bank set the official forex rate for February 17 at UAH 27.83 to the U.S. dollar, thus strengthening the country's national currency by 14 kopiykas.