The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 22,867 VND/USD on the morning of February 1, down by 1 VND from the day earlier.
With the current trading band of +/- 3 percent, the ceiling rate applied by commercial banks for the day is 23,542 VND/USD and the floor rate is 22,172 VND/USD.
At 8:15 at the transaction office of the State Bank of Vietnam, the buying rate was posted at 23,200 VND/USD, and the selling rate was 23,504 VND/USD, unchanged from the previous day.
Slight fluctuations in USD price were recorded at commercial banks.
At 8:15, Vietcombank posted the buying rate at 23,160 VND/USD and the selling rate at 23,250 VND/USD, up by 10 VND from the morning of the day ago.
BIDV offered 23,155 23,245 VND/USD for their buying and selling rates, unchanged from the morning of the day ago.
Meanwhile, at Techcombank, the buying and selling rates were 23,140 VND and 23,250 VND/USD, up 10 VND from the morning of January 31.