Tuesday, November 06, 2007

Draft Unit 3: Exchange rates: The effect of the rising value of the £

** Brits shop in US as dollar dips **
British shoppers are flocking to the US to take advantage of the best exchange rate against the dollar since 1981.
< http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/check/player/nol/newsid_7070000/newsid_7073900?redirect=7073939.stm&news=1&bbwm=1&nbram=1&nbwm=1&bbram=1&asb=1 >

** New York tourist boost **
The weak US dollar is attracting high-spending foreign tourists and prompting a boost to the city's economy.
< http://www.bbc.co.uk/mediaselector/check/player/nol/newsid_7070000/newsid_7074600?redirect=7074631.stm&news=1&bbram=1&nbwm=1&nbram=1&bbwm=1&asb=1 >

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