Reference exchange up 15 VND on August 24 hinh anh 1Illustrative image (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 22,522 VND/USD on April 24, up 15 VND from the previous day.

With the current trading band of /- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,200 VND/USD and the floor rate 21,756 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, the opening hour rates at major commercial banks saw slight falls.

Vietcombank listed its buying rate at 22,735 VND/USD, down 5 VND from April 23 and the selling rate was kept unchanged at 22,810 VND/USD.

BIDV cut 5 VND from both rates, listing the buying rate at 22,735 VND/USD and the selling rate at 22,805 VND/USD.

At Vietinbank, the greenback is being bought at 22,733 VND/USD and sold at 22,803 VND/USD, down 4 VND from April 23.-VNA