EM ASIA FX-Down; South Korean won, baht lead losses - Reuters
July 25 (Reuters) - The following table shows rates for Asian currencies against the dollar at 0137 GMT. CURRENCIES VS U.S. DOLLAR Change on the day at 0137 GMT Currency Latest bid Previous day Pct Move Japan yen 111.260 111.09 -0.15 Sing dlr ...
S.Korea won falters after long rally; stocks ease - Nasdaq
Won consolidates ahead of Fed after recent rally * Next focus will be on Jackson Hole meeting after Fed - analyst * KOSPI wobbles as offshore investors offload stocks SEOUL, July 26 (Reuters) - The South Korean won <KRW=> fell against the dollar early ...altro »
JPMorgan Says Korea Earnings Eclipse Missiles for Investors - Bloomberg
North Korea's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile briefly lifted the cost of insuring South Korea bonds to the highest level in more than a year earlier this month. The gauge has fallen since then, and the won has appreciated the most in ...
Bitcoin is Now Officially Legal in South Korea as a Payment Method - NextShark
... transfers, and trades. The revised bill has also started allowing financial tech companies to be approved by the Financial Supervisory Service (FSS), the nation's financial regulator, enabling transfers of up to $20,000 worth of South Korean won in ...
South Korean won slides to 16-wk low on heightened North Korea risks - Economic Times
South Korean won slides to 16-wk low on heightened North Korea risks. Reuters|. Updated: Jul 04, 2017, 12.43 PM IST. Foreign investors sold a net 193.6 billion won worth of KOSPI shares for the day. The South Korean won dropped to a more than 16-week ...
South Korea parliament OKs extra 11 trillion won budget as Moon eyes more jobs - Reuters
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's parliament on Saturday approved the government's supplementary budget, giving President Moon Jae-in an early victory in his push to create jobs and boost economic growth since he came to power in May. Lawmakers from ...altro »
South Korean won stronger on rising consumer confidence - Financial Times
The South Korean won strengthened on Tuesday as data showed consumer confidence in the country hit a six-year high. The won firmed by as much as 0.3 per cent to Won1,133.52 per dollar after a report showed consumer confidence rose to its highest ...altro »
South Korean action film Fabricated City is perfect for Inception fans - The Verge
Welcome to Cheat Sheet, our brief breakdown-style reviews of festival films, VR previews, and other special event releases. The following review comes from the New York Asian Film Festival. Fabricated City, directed by South Korea's Park Kwang-Hyun, ...
South Korea sees 2017 growth at fastest in three years, pushes consumption and jobs - CNBC
It sees improving global demand for South Korean goods supporting growth in the second half of 2017, along with increased fiscal spending from the 11 trillion won ($9.85 billion) supplementary budget approved on July 22. The ministry said the extra ...
EM ASIA FX-Asian currencies subdued ahead of Fed; peso at 1-week high - Reuters
SOUTH KOREAN WON The South Korean won eased off four-month highs against the dollar even after the government upgraded its outlook on economic growth this year. "I think the currency is starting to look a bit stretched after a recent strong run," said ...altro »