CENTRAL BANK MOVES

THE Bank of Korea (BOK) unexpectedly cut its benchmark interest rate as it slashed economic growth and inflation forecasts, joining a growing number of central banks acting to shore up their...

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank unexpectedly cut its policy interest rate for the first time in three years on Thursday, as a trade dispute with Japan among other pressures heightened risks for...

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank kept monetary policy unchanged for a fourth straight meeting on Friday as policymakers brace for a longer, costlier US-China trade conflict amid a slump in...

[SEOUL] A foreign exchange official at South Korea's central bank told Reuters on Thursday the won has been affected by the Chinese yuan's weakening, but said it has no reason to do so given...

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank is suspected to have sold around US$1 billion on Friday to stem a rapid fall by the country's currency, three currency dealers said after onshore trading ended...

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged amid tepid inflation, weakening exports and deepening concern over the growth outlook for Asia's fourth-largest economy.

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank kept interest rates steady on Thursday, a widely expected decision as policymakers shift their focus to supporting an economy facing increasing pressure...

SOUTH Korea's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged in the face of rising risks, and governor Lee Ju-yeol said it's not the right time to consider further monetary easing....

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged in the face of rising risks, and Governor Lee Ju-yeol said it's not the right time to consider further monetary...

[SEOUL] South Korea's central bank on Wednesday set an open-ended annual inflation target of 2.0 per cent, effective from 2019, unchanged from the target that expires at year-end....