[SEOUL]arkets: South Korean shares closed nearly 1 per cent lower on Wednesday, as leading chipmakers shed recent gains aided by a rise in memory chip prices amid trade tensions between Seoul and...

[SEOUL] South Korean shares ended firmer on Tuesday as rising bets on policy easing by major central banks shifted investors' focus to high-yield dividend stocks, lifting finance and securities...

[SEOUL] South Korean shares ended flat on Monday, after trading in a narrow range, as investors were cautious about sluggish exports and trends emerging from corporate earnings. The won weakened,...

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index closed up on Tuesday ahead of US retail sales and industrial output data, and the Bank of Korea's rate decision during the week. The South Korean won ticked...

[SEOUL] South Korean shares rose on Friday after Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell again hinted at an interest rate cut later this month, while investors focus shifted to second-quarter...

[SEOUL] South Korean shares soared on Thursday, after US Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell set the stage for a rate cut later this month, while leading chipmakers extended a rally in Seoul....

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index shrank more than 1 per cent on Wednesday as investors fretted over grim growth outlook and Japan's export curbs effective from Thursday, sending shares of...

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi stock index was little changed on Wednesday after US Federal Reserve chief's remarks dashed investor expectations on imminent rate cut, while caution prevailed ahead of...

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi index edged up on Thursday, shrugging off the US Federal Reserve's dovish signal, as investors remained cautious ahead of the G-20 summit that is expected to witness...

[SEOUL] South Korea's Kospi index ended higher on Wednesday as US President Donald Trump's decision to meet his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping this month rekindled optimism after a long lull. The...