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Hwan

The currency of South Korea between 1953 and 1962. It suffered from high inflation throughout its use and was replaced by the South Korean won.
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By: /s/ Yong Hwan Lee (Signature) Name: Yong Hwan Lee Title: Senior Vice President
The Ambassador of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea in Equatorial Guinea, Kwak Ji Hwan, met on September 17 with the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Francisco Mba Olo Bahamonde, to address the ratification of the Memorandum of Understanding with the embassy of the Asian country, among other topics.
SOUTH KOREAN World Cup golden goal hero Ahn Jung Hwan was given the boot by a bitter boss at his Italian club Perugia.
South Korea's foreign minister Kim Sung Hwan is scheduled to visit New York early next week to preside over the Security Council's open debate.
Summary: Shaikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, has discussed with South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Kim Sung Hwan, the bilateral relations and ways to boost them.
Summary: RIYADH: Korean Jo Tae Hwan, taking time out from his duties at the Kingdom Dirab Golf Academy, won Best Gross honors on Friday in the 5th Annual Zahid Tractor Open Golf Tournament at the Dirab Golf & Country Club on the outskirts of Riyadh.
Olympic Champion, South Korean Tae Hwan Park won the race after clocking 3 min 42 sec 04, ahead of Chinese Yang Sun (3 min 43 sec 24) and German Paul Biedermann (3 min 44 sec 14).
Baghdad (NINA) - Deputy Prime Minister, Saleh al-Mutlaq, discussed with South Korea's Minister of Knowledge Economy, Choi Kyung Hwan, and the delegation accompanying him, means for Korean firms contribution in Iraq's reconstruction, services, energy and heavy industries.
WORCESTER - Ludmila Hwan was observing a high school classroom near Gill in May when she suddenly collapsed.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Amir Mansour Borqaee and South Korean Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Yu Myung Hwan called for the expansion of mutual cooperation beteern Tehran and Seoul.
Baconschi and his South Korean counterpart, Yu Myung Hwan, discussed how to promote.
BULLETIN BOARD: IDOI) , developer of the innovative MagShoe(TM) "shoes-on" weapons metal detection system, today announced a distribution agreement with Hwan Technology and Trade Co.