KRW


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KRW

The ISO 4217 currency code for the South Korean Won.

KRW

ISO 4217 code for the South Korean won. It became the currency of South Korea in 1962, replacing the hwan. It was pegged to the U.S. dollar at various rates until 1997, when it became a floating currency. See also: Asian financial crisis.
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The LG Mobile Communications Company posted full-year sales of KRW 11.
The LG Home Entertainment Company reported full-year operating profit of KRW 509 billion (USD 482.
within one month divided by KRW liquid liability due within one month --
The Home Appliance Company reported an increase of 16% to KRW 2.
LG's Mobile Communication Company reached a company high of KRW 4.
Hynix has not made an annual profit since 1999, but the recovering semiconductor market has meant that last week it was able to report a first quarter net profit of KRW 351.
dollars (USD) at the average rate of the three-month period of the corresponding quarter -- KRW 1,108.
But KRW LAW LLP said the issue of perpetrators - the bomb makers, bomb planter and their associates - needed to be addressed.
In the latest twist in a near sixmonth battle by the families to win funding for legal representation at the inquest, the Government implies that their lawyers, Belfastbased KRW Law, are responsible for the matter not being resolved.
Mirae Asset Life Insurance was established in 1988, and is the sixth largest life insurance company in Korea with over KRW 28tn in total assets.
A separate statement from Jackson's lawyers KRW Law said: "He rejects completely any allegations made against him.
Currently, Westbrook serves as president and CEO of KRW Advisors LLC, both positions he has held since he established the firm in 2007; He is a member of the boards of directors of Archer Daniels Midland Co, Camden Property Trust, Stifel Financial Corp and T-Mobile US.