Reference exchange rate up 15 VND on May 5 hinh anh 1Transaction at Vietcombank (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) -
The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,262 VND per USD on May 5, up 15 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,959 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,564 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at most commercial banks saw slight rises.

At 8:25 am, BIDV raised both rates by 15 VND, offering the buying rate at 23,350 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,530 VND/USD.

Techcombank added 2 VND to both rates, with the buying rate listed at 23,327 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,527 VND/USD.

Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,310 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,520 VND/USD, both up 10 VND from the same time on May 4./.