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Hanoi (VNA) - The reference exchange rate for Vietnamese dong against the US dollar was announced at 21,952 VND per USD for October 4 morning, up 1 VND from the day before.

With the current +/- 3 percent VND/USD trading band, the ceiling exchange rate is 22,610 VND per USD and the floor rate is 21,293 VND per USD.

The rates listed by commercial banks remained unchanged at the first opening hour. At 8:25 am, the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) posted buying and selling prices at 22,265 and 22,335 VND per US dollar, unchanged compared to October 3.

The rates at the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) were at 22,270-22,340 VND/USD (buying/selling), the same as the day before.

At the Vietnam Import-Export Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Eximbank), one USD is being bought at 22,255 VND and sold at 22,335 VND, unchanged compared to October 3.

The Vietnam Technological and Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Techcombank) also kept the buying/selling rates unchanged from the day before, at 22,250 – 22,340 VND (buying/selling) per USD.-VNA