Reference exchange rate up 1 VND at week’s beginning hinh anh 1The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,161 VND per USD on September 30 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,161 VND per USD on September 30, up 1 VND from the last working day of previous week (September 27).

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,855 VND per USD and the floor rate at 22,466 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks stayed stable.

At 8:15 am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,110 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,260 VND/USD, unchanged from the same time on September 27.

BIDV also kept both rates unchanged, with the buying rate listed at 23,140 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,260 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, Techcombank raised both rates by 1 VND, listing the buying rate at 23,132 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,272 VND/USD.

The daily reference exchange rate fluctuated variably throughout the week from September 23 to 27, down on Monday and Wednesday, and up on Tuesday and Thursday. It ended the week 18 VND higher than the rate on Monday.

The rates listed at commercial banks fluctuated through the week but ended mostly lower than the levels at the week’s beginning./.
VNA