Alexander Okhrimenko

President of the Ukrainian Analytical Center, Ph.D. in Economics, on the economy and business, latest trends and forecasts.

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In Ukraine, unlike the EU countries, there is a very big dollarization of the economy. 87 billion cash foreign exchange turns over on the territory of Ukraine, mostly US dollars. Therefore, the question of the dollar/hryvnia exchange rate in Ukraine is every Ukrainian’s concern. Many Ukrainians keep their savings in cash dollars; a part of… » read more

Posted by Alexander Okhrimenko

The specifics of the local currency market in Ukraine is that the population has approximately 87 billion of cash currency in their hands, as a rule, – US dollars. That is why, unlike the people in the EU countries, the topic of the currency exchange rate of the dollar to the hryvnia is very urgent… » read more

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Signing of the Association Agreement between the EU and Ukraine should become a good information newsbreak for international financial institutions in regard to Ukraine. And this is very important both for Ukraine, and for the EU as its business partner. The anti-Ukrainian promotion campaign raised by Russia recently sets the creation of a negative image… » read more

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Historically for many years Ukraine was part of the various Asian empires. First it was the Russian Empire and then the Soviet Union, both in form and substance were classical Asian despotic empires, where all European were rejected and criticized. Maybe that’s why even now Ukraine is perceived by some Europeans as an Asian country… » read more

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