The South Korean won gained today as South Korea, Japan and China planned to coordinate efforts for resolving the political tension between North and South Korea’s.
North Korea — News Archive
April 19th, 2013 at 10:22
April 03rd, 2013 at 17:09
The South Korean won rose against the US dollar today despite the threat of war between South and North Koreas. The currency remains under pressure as investors are selling South Korean stocks.
March 29th, 2013 at 20:17
The South Korean won fell today as tension between the country and North Korea are rising. The poor domestic fundamentals did not help the currency either. Yet it has managed to erase its losses as of now
February 12th, 2013 at 16:02
Euro gained earlier, following a pledge from G-7 nations to avoid a currency war. Euro is still higher against the US dollar right now, although it is paring some of its earlier gains.
February 12th, 2013 at 15:22
The South African rand dropped today after the North Korean nuclear weapon test increased geopolitical tension, making investors seek safety and avoid riskier assets.
April 13th, 2012 at 13:57
The South Korean won rose today after North Korean rocket launch failed, easing tensions in the region. The overall positive mood on the Forex market also benefited the currency.
April 09th, 2012 at 13:43
The Indian rupee declined today as last week’s US non-farm payrolls disappointed Forex market participants, sapping demand for riskier currencies of emerging markets.
April 09th, 2012 at 13:12
The Japanese yen advanced today after Japan posted trade balance surplus in February and as concerns about the possible North Korean rocket launch increased demand for the yen as a safe haven.
March 21st, 2012 at 10:36
The South Korean won slid today as global equities declined on concerns that China’s economic slowdown sapped demand from riskier assets of emerging economies.
December 29th, 2010 at 6:12
The South Korean won rose against the US dollar as the manufacturers confidence improved. The currency slipped versus the euro amid the geopolitical uncertainty.