Reference exchange rate up 3 VND hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate for the US dollar at 23,137 VND/USD on January 5, up 3 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of  +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applicable to commercial banks during the day is 23,831 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,442 VND/USD.

The opening-hour rate at commercial banks dropped.

At 8:20 am, BIDV listed the buying rate at 22,610 VND/USD and the selling rate at 22,890 VND/USD, both down 55 VND from the rates at the same hours on January 4.

Meanwhile, Vietcombank kept both rates unchanged from the previous day at 22,610 VND/USD (buying) and 22,920 VND/USD (selling)./.