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Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the reference exchange rate at 22,723 VND/USD on October 9, up 2 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,404 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,042 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks either stayed stable or increased from the previous day.

Vietcombank kept its rates unchanged from October 8, listing the buying rate at 23,310 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,390 VND/USD.  

BIDV listed the buying rate at 23,315 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,395 VND/USD, both up 5 VND from the previous day.

Techcombank is buying the greenback at 23,290 VND per USD and selling at 23,400 VND per USD, the same as on October 8.-VNA