The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference VND/USD exchange rate at 22,448 VND per USD on August 22 (Photo: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference VND/USD exchange rate at 22,448 VND per USD on August 22, down 2 VND from the previous day’s rate.

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,121 VND and the floor rate 21,775 VND per USD.

The opening hour rates at major commercial banks saw little changes.  

Vietcombank maintained the same rates as on August 21, at 22,690 VND (buying) and 22,760 VND (selling) per USD.

BIDV listed its buying rate at 22,690 VND and selling rate 22,760 VND, both down 5 VND.

At Vietinbank, the greenback is being bought at 22,680 VND, down 10 VND from August 21 while the selling rate stayed unchanged at 22,760 VND per USD.-VNA