Reference exchange rate down 1 VND on August 25 hinh anh 1The daily reference exchange rate was set at 23,211 VND per USD on August 25 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,211 VND per USD on August 25, down 1 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,907 VND/USD and the floor rate, 22,515 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks stayed stable.

At 8:20 am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,060 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,270 VND/USD, both unchanged from the previous day.

BIDV added 5 VND to both rates, listing at 23,090 VND/USD (buying) and 23,270 VND/USD (selling).
Meanwhile, Techcombank cut both rates by 2 VND, offering 23,068 VND/USD (buying) and 23,268 VND/USD (selling)./.