Testifying to the stability of the hryvnia, Ukrainians sold approximately $1 billion in foreign currency since the start of this year,

 wrote Bohdan Danylyshyn, Head of the Council of the National Bank of Ukraine, on Facebook. Through Tuesday, net sales of foreign currency amounted to $970 million, he writes, citing Central Bank figures. Today the Central Bank set the official rate at UAH 27.63 / USD, which is approximately the level of the rate of exchange five months ago.