Reference exchange rate remains unchanged on December 6 hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) 
Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate for the US dollar at 23,658 VND/USD on December 5, unchanged from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/-5%, the ceiling rate applicable to commercial banks during the day is 24,840 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,475 VND/USD.

The opening-hour rates at commercial banks sharply increased.

At 8:45am, BIDV listed the buying rate at 23,860 VND/USD and the selling rate at 24,140 VND/USD, both down 100 VND from December 5.

Meanwhile, Vietcombank reduced both rates by 140 VND, listing at 23,830 VND/USD (buying) and 24,140 VND/USD (selling)./.