Ukraine’s central bank lifts more currency restrictions

Moves will enable more investment and strengthen economic recovery, NBU says

The National Bank of Ukraine
The National Bank of Ukraine
Oksana Parafeniuk

Ukraine’s central bank has lifted more of the foreign exchange restrictions it put in place after the Russian invasion of February 2022. 

The changes would support economic recovery, increase foreign investment and help local companies expand abroad, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) said on May 3, calling it “the largest package of measures to ease the FX restrictions for businesses” since the invasion began.

Last autumn, the NBU allowed the hryvnia to float against foreign currencies within a

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