Reference exchange rate up 2 VND hinh anh 1The State Bank of Vietnam sets daily reference exchange rate at 23,197 VND/USD on December 17. (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,197 VND/USD on December 17, up 2 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applicable to commercial banks during the day is 23,897 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,502 VND/USD.

The opening-hour rates listed at commercial banks saw increases.

At 8:30am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 22,880 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,150 VND/USD, both up 20 VND from December 16.

Meanwhile, BIDV cut the buying rate by 35 VND and raised the selling rate by 5 VND, listing at 22,905 VND/USD and 23,150 VND/USD, respectively./. 
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