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Hanoi, (VNA) – The daily reference exchange rate for VND/USD on October 9, the first day of the week, was set at 22,469 VND, down 1 VND from the last working day of the previous week (October 6).

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,143 VND/USD and the floor rate 21,795 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at major commercial banks saw some fluctuations, with Vietcombank cutting its buying rate by 25 VND from October 6 to 22,690 VND/USD and selling rate by 35 VND to 22,760 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, Vietinbank and BIDV kept their rates unchanged from October 6.

The greenback is being traded at 22,695 VND (buying) and 22,765 VND (selling) at Vietinbank, and at 22,690 VND (buying) and 22,760 VND (selling) at BIDV.-VNA