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Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank announced the reference exchange rate for VND/USD on January 12 at 22,164 VND per USD, down 2 VND from the day before.

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks on the day is 22,829 VND and the floor rate, 21,499 VND per USD.

The opening hour rates listed at commercial banks saw little change from January 11.

Vietcombank and BIDV both kept their rates unchanged at 22,535 VND (buying) and 22,650 VND for one USD.        

The rates at Eximbank stood at 22,510 VND (buying) and 22,610 VND (selling), the same as the previous day.

Techcombank cut its buying rate by 10 VND to 22,500 VND and maintained the selling rate at 22,620 VND per USD.-VNA