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South Korea to pay 9.1t won cash to families, draw up 7.1t won extra budget

[SEOUL] South Korea will draw up a 7.1 trillion won (S$8.28 billion) second supplementary budget to fund emergency cash payments to many families to ease the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak, Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki told a briefing on Monday.

The country plans to spend some 9.1...

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