After two interventions by the National Bank, US dollar in
Today, the capital’s exchange offices and commercial banks buy the dollar for 68.6–68.7 soms, and sell — for 68.8–68.9. The nominal rate was set at 68.68 soms (0.32 percent growth per day).
Recall, dollar started sharply falling in the middle of July. In just a couple of weeks, it lost 1 som in price. This forced the National Bank to intervene twice last week to buy dollars. In total, $18.3 million was purchased. This allowed to stop sharp jumps in the value of the foreign currency. Dollar is approaching 69 soms again.