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The Bri­tish pound’s con­tin­ued de­cline since the UK voted to leave the EU last June is driv­ing a surge in Bri­tish tourists va­ca­tion­ing in Thailand, Viet­nam and Bali. Ac­cord­ing to the Post Of­fice, which claims to be the UK’s big­gest travel money provider, sales of Thailand’s cur­rency from June to Au­gust were up 69% from the same pe­riod last year, while de­mand for the Viet­namese dong and In­done­sian ru­piah were up 29% and 13% re­spec­tively.

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