Reference exchange rate adjusted down for second day on August 9

The daily reference exchange rate was set at 23,102 VND per USD on August 9, down 5 VND from the previous day (August 8).


This is the second consecutive day the rate has been adjusted down after rising for three days in a row since the beginning of the week.

With the current trading band of /- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,795 VND per USD and the floor rate at 22,409 VND/USD.

The opening hour rates at commercial banks stayed stable.

At 8:15 am, Vietcombank listed the buying rate at 23,160 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,280 VND/USD, unchanged from the same time on August 8.

Techcombank also kept both rates unchanged from August 8, with the buying rate at 23,140 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,280 VND/USD.

Meanwhile, the rates at BIDV went down 10 VND to 23,150 VND/USD (buying) and 23,270 VND/USD (selling).

During the week from August 5 to August 9, the reference exchange rate was adjusted up on the first three days then turned around to drop on the last two days. The rate ended the week 2 VND higher than the week’s beginning.

The rates listed at commercial banks fluctuated during the week but ended the week mostly at the same levels on Monday (August 5).


USD 9,800 0 %
VND 13,000 -50 -0.38%

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