Ukraine

Location:
- Eastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea.

Neighbours:
- Belarus, Russia, Moldova, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania.

Climate:
- temperate continental;
- Mediterranean only on the southern Crimean coast;
- precipitation disproportionately distributed, highest in west and north, lesser in east and southeast;
- winters vary from cool along the Black Sea to cold farther inland;
- summers are warm across the greater part of the country, hot in the south.


Currency: Hryvnia
Code: UAH
Since: 1996

Exchange rates at December 31st:

1 EUR = 33.495424 UAH (2017)
1 EUR = 28.422604 UAH (2016)
1 EUR = 26.223129 UAH (2015)
1 EUR = 19.232908 UAH (2014)
1 EUR = 11.041530 UAH (2013)
1 EUR = 10.537172 UAH (2012)
1 EUR = 10.298053 UAH (2011)
1 EUR = 10.573138 UAH (2010)


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AXA leaves the Ukrainian insurance market

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Austrian insurer VIG intends to become a Top3 insurer in the Ukrainian insurance market, and "is mulling the possibility of acquiring another risk insurance company", wrote the local business portal open4business.com.ua.