Ukrainian Hryvnia

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Ukrainian Hryvnia

The currency of the Ukraine. It was introduced in 1996, replacing the karbovanets following a period of hyperinflation in the latter. Since its introduction, it has been pegged to the U.S. dollar at various values.
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Ukrainian sales came out strong, increasing 9% QoQ to $311 mln on stronger MOU (up 5% QoQ to 427 min/month) and 1% Hryvnya appreciation for the period.
With a deficit of more than 6 percent of GDP, Ukraine's currency - the hryvnya - has lost more than half of its value against the dollar since last July.
As one of the project's team members opened the passport, a 20 hryvnya note (local currency in Ukraine equivalent to $5 Cdn) fell to the table.
The karbonavets stabilized in the fall of 1995 at around 180,000 to the dollar, and stability continued after the introduction of the hryvnya in September 1996, exchanged at 100,000 to the karbonavets--the first noninflationary and nonconfiscatory currency exchange that Ukrainians had experienced this century.
4 billion in 2010, due to improved economic conditions, including low interest rates and the stability of Ukrainian hryvnya.
Unfavorable economic conditions, including high interest rates and the depreciation of Ukrainian hryvnya, coupled with political turmoil have limited the banking sector, which in turn has affected the construction industry.
From the State budget we can pay up to 609 thousand hryvnya per one limb for the complex prosthetic care abroad, not available in Ukraine", he stressed.
Despite the political confrontations, there are no economic reasons for concern, including the hryvnya course.
The fact that the IMF puts conditions to raise tariffs, to set hryvnya free it is just unaffordable for us nowadays, so we didn t take the loan.
He also explained, the offered improvements introduce real mechanisms to complete investigation of criminal cases, to save and return to the state budget hundreds of millions of hryvnyas stolen by corrupt officials.
The total volume of telecom market in Ukraine totaled 35,8 billion hryvnyas by the end of 2008 - an 13.