Reference exchange rate remains stable (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate on March 15 at 22,440 VND/USD, unchanged from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,113 VND/USD, and the floor rate 21,769 VND/USD.

The rates listed at major commercial banks also stayed rather stable.

Vietcombank maintained both rates at the same level as on March 14, at 22,725 VND/USD (buying) and 22,795 VND/USD (selling).

The greenback is also traded at 22,725 VND/USD (buying) and 22,795 VND (selling), down 5 VND for both rates from March 14

Meanwhile the rates listed at Vietinbank went up 1 VND to 22,730 VND/USD (buying) and 22,800 VND/USD (selling).

After an increase of 5 VND on the first day of the week (March 12), the daily reference exchange rate was adjusted down for two consecutive days before stabilizing on March 15.-VNA