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Seoul shares flat as offshore demand offsets losses SEOUL Jan 8 (Reuters) – Seoul shares were flat early on Wednesday, with foreign demand supporting the main bourse while institutions were largely sellers, tightly capping the stock market's gains. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) was flat … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares edge up as China survey offsets US worries SEOUL: Seoul shares rebounded from early losses to close higher on Wednesday, halting a two-day skid, as a firm China services survey offset jitters about on a possible US debt default. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) rose 0.4 percent to … Read more on…

Seoul shares close nearly flat; institutional buying offsets weak yen SEOUL: South Korean shares closed nearly flat on Monday in a choppy session, as bargain-hunting by domestic institutions offset soured outlooks for local exporters due to a weakening yen. The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) fell 0.05 per cent … Read more on Economic…

S. Korea's Kospi Erases Gain as U.S. Budget Offsets Election The Kospi index rose 0.3 percent to 1,999.50 at the close in Seoul. The gauge pared a gain of 0.7 percent amid concerns U.S. budget talks are stalling. Stocks resumed trading after a holiday yesterday for the polls, during which the MSCI Asia Pacific ……