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Billions reserved for Chinese NY withdrawals

Thai banks have reserved billions of banknotes for withdrawal during the Chinese New Year.

Bangkok Bank, with over 10,000 ATMs nationwide and 1,200 branches, reserves Bt35 billion for the February 6-8 period when Chinese Thais are celebrating the Lunar New Year.
Kasikornbank, with 1,120 branches, reserves Bt40 billion. Operating 636 branches and 5,635 ATMs, Krungsri Bank stocks up Bt28.6 billion. Reserving Bt1.1 billion, CIMB Thai Bank expects a sizeable amount of withdrawals nationwide.

Published : January 19, 2016

By : The Nation