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Seoul bourse seen to pause next week ahead of earnings, data SEOUL, April 18 (Yonhap) – The South Korean stock market's bull run is expected to lose steam next week as investors may sit on the sidelines ahead of major global economic data releases and corporate earnings reports here, analysts said Saturday. Read more on…

(LEAD) Seoul, Washington seen nearing deal on defense cost accord SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Yonhap) — South Korea and the United States were seen Saturday to be nearing an agreement on sharing the cost of keeping U.S. troops here, with the two sides overcoming their differences on the size of Seoul's contribution, defense … Read more on…

Seoul shares seen inching up; China worries, firm won may cap SEOUL, Oct 28 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are seen opening modestly higher on Monday, but investors are unlikely to buy aggressively due to worries over tight credit conditions in China and a stronger won currency. Investors are also likely to be cautious … Read more…

Seoul shares seen edging up, investors cautious as US debt deal eyed … 2013 5:00am IST. SEOUL, Oct 14 (Reuters) – Seoul shares may open higher on Monday after Wall Street finished stronger last week, but investors are likely to remain cautious until politicians in Washington strike a deal to avert a possible U.S. debt…

Seoul shares seen edging up, investors cautious as US debt deal eyed … 2013 7:30pm EDT. SEOUL, Oct 14 (Reuters) – Seoul shares may open higher on Monday after Wall Street finished stronger last week, but investors are likely to remain cautious until politicians in Washington strike a deal to avert a possible U.S. debt…

Seoul shares seen lower on US budget impasse; tech shares eyed SEOUL, Oct 7 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are expected to track global markets lower on Tuesday, as investors fret about a week-long U.S. government shutdown, with deadlocked policymakers only 10 days from a critical need to raise the U.S. debt ceiling. Read more on…

Seoul shares seen lower on US fiscal cues, eyes on China data SEOUL, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are seen tracking Wall Street lower on Monday as investors avoid risk ahead of a possible U.S. government shutdown, although China data due later in the day may help recover losses. Investors were wary after … Read…

Seoul shares seen higher on China optimism, Wall St rally SEOUL, Sept 10 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are set to rise on Tuesday as global markets, led by Wall Street, were buoyed by upbeat Chinese data that eased concerns of a sharp slowdown in the world's second-largest economy. U.S. stocks rallied on Monday, … Read more…

N. Korea's moves towards Seoul seen motivated by cash crunch SEOUL — North Korea's move towards easing military tensions with wealthy South Korea is prompted by the lack of hard currency critical to Kim Jong-Un's grip on power, officials and sources here said. North Korean workers at the South-owned Shinwon … Read more on World Tribune

Seoul shares seen higher after Bernanke comments, Wall St gains SEOUL, July 18 (Reuters) – Seoul shares may open higher on Thursday after Wall Street ended firmer following comments by the Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke that the timeline for winding down the stimulus measures was not fixed. "This will not … Read more on Reuters

Seoul shares seen down after Fed comments, China data eyed SEOUL, June 20 (Reuters) – Seoul shares are set to open lower on Thursday, tracking falls on Wall Street after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke signalled a likely pullback in stimulus measures later this year. Bernanke said the U.S. economy … Read more on…