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Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 22,567 VND/USD on June 11, the first day of the week, up 9 VND from the last day of previous week (June 8).

With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,244 VND/USD and the floor rate 21,890 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks saw mixed fluctuations compared to June 8.  

Vietcombank cut 15 VND from the buying rate to 22,765 VND/USD and 35 VND from the selling rate to 22,835 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, BIDV raised both rates by 5 VND, listing the buying rate at 22,765 VND/USD and the selling rate at 22,835 VND/USD.

Techcombank kept both rates unchanged from the end of last week, with the buying rate standing at 22,745 VND/USD and the selling rate at 22,845 VND/USD.

Last week, the daily reference exchange rate also opened the week going up. The rate remained unchanged on Tuesday and then going down on the last three days.-VNA