Reference exchange rate up 2 VND on December 5 hinh anh 1The daily reference exchange rate was set at 22,757 VND per USD on December 5 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate on December 5 at 22,757 VND per USD, up 2 VND from the previous day (December 4).

With the current trading band of  +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,439 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,075 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks continued to fall.

Vietcombank cut both rates by 15 VND, listing the buying rate at 23,245 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,335 VND/USD.

BIDV also slashed 15 VND from both rates, listing the buying rate at 23,240 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,330 VND/USD (selling).

At Techcombank, both rates were reduced by 15 VND to 23,225 VND/USD (buying) and 23,335 VND/USD (selling).-VNA