The daily reference exchange rate was set at 22,991 VND/USD on the morning of April 17 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 22,991 VND/USD on the morning of April 17, up by 1 VND from the day earlier.

With the current trading band of  +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied by commercial banks for the day is 23,681 VND/USD and the floor rate is 22,301 VND/USD.

Rates posted by commercial banks remain stable.

At 8:15, Vietcombank posted the buying rate at 23,150 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,250 VND/USD, unchanged from the past several days.

BIDV and Techcombank also offered the rates at 23,150-23,250 VND/USD, unchanged from the past several days.-VNA