|The reference exchange rate was set at 22,905 VND per USD on February 12 (Photo: VNA)|
With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,580 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,210 VND/USD.
The opening hour rates at commercial banks slightly increased.
Vietcombank raised both rates by 10 VND compared to February 11, listing the buying rate at 23,160 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,250 VND/USD.
BIDV also added 5 VND to both rates, posting 23,160 VND/USD (buying) and 23,250 VND/USD.
The buying rate at Techcombank rose by 10 VND to 23,140 VND/USD, while the selling rate stayed unchanged at 23,250 VND/USD.