The State Bank of Vietnam on October 16 adjusted the daily reference exchange rate down by another 2 VND from the previous day to 22,717 VND per USD (Photo: VNA)
 
Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam on October 16 adjusted the daily reference exchange rate down by another 2 VND from the previous day to 22,717 VND per USD.

With the current trading band of  +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,398 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,036 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks saw slight changes compared to October 15.

Vietcombank reduced both rates by 10 VND, listing the buying rate at 23,295 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,275 VND/USD.

BIDV listed its buying rate at 23,295 and selling rate 23,375 VND, both down 5 VND from the previous day.

At Techcombank, the greenback is being bought at 23,275 VND and sold at 23,380 VND per USD, both down 5 VND.-VNA