Reference exchange rate down as week begins hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Hanoi, (VNA) – The daily reference exchange rate for VND/USD was set at 22,437 VND on the first day of the week (July 17), down 8 VND from the last day of the previous week.

With the current trading band of + /- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,110 VND and the floor rate 21,764 VND per USD.

The opening hour rates at commercials saw slight fluctuations.

Vietcombank cut both rates by 10 VND from July 14, buying the greenback at 22,690 VND and sell at 22,760 VND.

The same rates were listed at BIDV, also down 10 VND from the rates listed on July 14.

Meanwhile, Techcombank kept both rates unchanged at 22,680 VND (buying) and 22,780 VND (selling). -VNA