Reference exchange rate up 5 VND on March 31 hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,235 VND per USD on March 31, up 5 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,931 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,539 VND/USD.

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

At 8:25 am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,530 VND/USD, and the selling rate at 23,720 VND/USD, up 20 VND from March 30.

BIDV also raised the buying rate by 10 VND to 23,550 VND/USD and the selling rate by 10 VND to 23,710 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, Techcombank added 6 VND to both rates, with the buying rate listed at 23,551 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,711 VND/USD./.