Hanoi (VNA) - The reference exchange rate on October 18 was set at 22,020 VND for one US dollar, up 4 VND from the day before.

With the current +/- 3 percent VND/USD trading band, the ceiling exchange rate is 22,680 VND per USD and the floor rate is 21,360 VND per USD.

However, the listed rates varied from bank to bank in the early opening hours.

Vietcombank raised its buying and selling rates by 5 VND to 22,275 VND and 22,345 per US dollar from a day ago.

Techcombank cut it buying rate by 10 VND to 22,250 VND per US dollar, while maintained the same selling rate as the day before at 22,350 VND/USD.
 
BIDV kept its rates unchanged at 22,270 VND/22,340 VND (buying/selling).

The listed rates at Eximbank were 22,255 – 22,335 VND/USD, the same as October 17.-VNA