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SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- Unionized workers at Kia Motors Corp. have approved a wage deal for 2017 in a vote held Thursday, the company said.
On Tuesday, Kia Motors and its 28,803-member union reached a tentative wage deal after 27 rounds of nego
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- Creditors of Kumho Tire Co. said Thursday that raising outside capital would be the best option to normalize the financially troubled company.
Creditors of Kumho Tire reached a consensus that inviting outside capital wil
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- A Seoul court on Thursday turned down the claim by the eldest son of the founder of South Korean retail giant Lotte Group that he was unfairly removed from the boards of two Lotte hotel units.
Shin Dong-joo, former vice
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- A senior executive of LG Electronics Inc. on Thursday dismissed U.S. President Donald Trump's claim that South Korea is dumping washing machines into the United States.
Dan Song, president of LG Electronics' home appliance
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's nuclear operator said Thursday that its chief will step down this week, an abrupt resignation that has raised speculation that his criticism of the government's anti-nuclear policy may have cost him his job.
The following is the second summary of major stories moved by Yonhap News Agency on Thursday.
(LEAD) Seoul defends joint training at N.K. ski resort as part of efforts for 'Peace Olympics'
SEOUL -- South and North Korea
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SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks closed mildly higher Thursday as investors scooped up large-cap tech shares following overnight gains on Wall Street, analysts said. The Korean won fell against the
Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP)
1-year TB 1.825 1.851 -2.7
3-year TB 2.171 2.227 -5.5
10-year TB 2.620 2.635 -1.6
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks closed mildly higher Thursday as investors scooped up large-cap tech shares following overnight gains on Wall Street, analysts said. The Korean won fell against the U.S. dollar.
The benchmark Korea Com
SKCHEM 111,500 DN 1,000
HYUNDAIHOMESHOP 119,500 DN 3,000
HALLA HOLDINGS 59,300 0
HYUNDAI ROTEM 17,050 UP 250
LGELECTRONICS 107,500 DN 3,000
Huchems 23,600 DN 400
DAEWOONG PHARM 196,000 UP 1,500
HyundaiElev 54,800 UP 600
Hanon Systems 12,600 DN 150
SK 296,000 UP 7,500
DAEKYO 7,990 DN 90
GKL 29,900 DN 900
Handsome 30,850 UP 100
GS E&C 29,150 DN 300
SAMSUNG SDI CO.,LTD. 218,000 UP 3,500
KPIC 304,000 DN 2,000
MIRAE ASSET DAEWOO 10,050 UP 130
SKC 43,800 0
GS Retail 42,250 UP 450
KUMHOTIRE 5,250 UP 210
SLCORP 23,550 DN 900
Yuhan 227,000 UP 1,500
SamsungElec 2,495,000 UP 14,000
NHIS 15,850 UP 50
SBC 29,600 DN 450
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- Thursday's closing prices of KOSPI 200 stocks traded on the main Korea Stock Exchange.
ORION Holdings 28,150 UP 900
KISWire 33,050 DN 200
LotteFood 546,000 DN 3,000
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- Two South Korean mobile games were among the top 10 grossing apps in the world last year, an industry report showed Thursday.
According to the report by the app analytics company App Annie, Netmarble's "Lineage 2: Revolut
SEOUL, Jan. 18 (Yonhap) -- LG Electronics Inc. on Thursday unveiled dozens of air conditioners equipped with its artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
Whisen ThinQ air conditioners can learn customers' language patterns while also sensing temper