Reference exchange rate kept unchanged on March 6 hinh anh 1The daily reference exchange rate is set at 22,458 VND/USD on March 6 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 22,458 VND/USD on March 6, unchanged from the previous day.

With the current trading band of  +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,131 VND/USD and the floor rate 21,787 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at major commercial banks saw little change, with BIDV and Vietinbank maintaining the same rates as on March 5.

BIDV listed the buying rate at 22,725 VND/USD and the selling rate at 22,795 VND/USD.

The rates listed at Vietinbank were 22,676 VND/USD (buying) and 22,746 VND/USD (selling).

Vietcombank added 5 VND to both rates, buying the greenback at 22,725 VND/USD and selling at 22,795 VND/USD. -VNA