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SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- The broadening trade war between the United States and China may neither deal a fatal blow to the global trade regime nor save ailing industries in the U.S., well-known economist Chang Ha-joon predicted Tuesday.
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korean airlines said Tuesday they have lowered their fuel surcharges on international routes for next month to reflect declining oil prices.
Local airlines have charged fuel surcharges on long-haul routes of up to 8
The following is the second summary of major stories moved by Yonhap News Agency on Tuesday.
(2nd LD) S. Korea raps Japan over teacher's guide on Dokdo
SEOUL/TOKYO -- South Korea denounced Japan's revision Tuesday of educa
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- LG Electronics Inc., South Korea's second-biggest tech company by sales, said Tuesday it has acquired Robostar Co., a local robot company, as part of its business diversification strategy.
LG Electronics took over a cont
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SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks ended lower Tuesday, as investors moved sideways in search of fresh momentum amid lingering concerns over global trade protectionism, analysts said. The Korean won rose
Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP)
1-year TB 1.845 1.853 -0.8
3-year TB 2.094 2.088 +0.6
10-year TB 2.552 2.546 +0.6
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korean stocks ended lower Tuesday, as investors moved sideways in search of fresh momentum amid lingering concerns over global trade protectionism, analysts said. The Korean won rose against the U.S. dollar.
SKCHEM 94,400 0
HDC-OP 54,000 0
HYUNDAI ROTEM 25,500 DN 600
LGELECTRONICS 78,800 UP 2,400
Celltrion 295,500 UP 2,000
Huchems 29,850 DN 2,100
DAEWOONG PHARM 201,000 DN 2,000
HYUNDAIDEPTST 100,000 UP 600
GKL 24,750 UP 150
Handsome 38,650 DN 400
COWAY 91,400 DN 800
LOTTE SHOPPING 204,000 UP 500
IBK 15,650 DN 200
KorElecTerm 45,150 DN 450
KPIC 242,500 DN 5,000
MIRAE ASSET DAEWOO 8,120 DN 90
SKC 42,650 UP 450
GS Retail 34,300 UP 100
Ottogi 820,000 DN 16,000
IlyangPharm 33,050 UP 250
YUNGJIN PHARM 7,540 UP 100
HanilCement 143,500 0
DB INSURANCE 60,200 DN 100
SsangyongMtr 4,590 DN 25
Nongshim 296,500 DN 3,000
HYUNDAI STEEL 48,950 UP 400
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- Tuesday's closing prices (KRW) of KOSPI 200 stocks traded on the main Korea Stock Exchange.
Woori Bank 16,500 DN 150
HANAFINANCIALGR 43,950 UP 900
SBC 20,750 UP 50
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- Sales of cigarettes in South Korea declined 1.6 percent in the first six months of the year from a year earlier due to a government-led anti-smoking campaign and higher prices, data showed Tuesday.
South Korean smokers pu
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- T'way Air, the South Korean low-cost carrier, will push to launch diverse longer-range service routes by maximizing funds from its planned listing next month, its chief said Tuesday.
The carrier will carry out an initial
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's three mobile carriers agreed Tuesday to work together for the commercialization of high-end fifth-generation (5G) networks next March for the first time in the world.
The agreement was made during a meeting
SEOUL, July 17 (Yonhap) -- South Korea's exports of agricultural products and food reached an all-time high in the first half of the year on strong demand in China and Southeast Asia, government data showed Tuesday.
South Korea exported US$3.55 bil