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 refusal follows a similar battle by the families of the victims of the Birmingham pub bombings to secure legal representation in the recent Birmingham inquest, following four years of pro bono representation by solicitors KRW.
Hyundai Motor posted revenue of KRW 50.95 trillion in the first half, compared to KRW 47.15 trillion in the same period last year.
The LG Home Entertainment Company recorded full-year revenues of KRW 16.21 trillion (USD 14.37 billion) with a record-high profit of KRW 1.52 trillion (USD 1.35 billion) thanks to the strengths of LG's premium product lineup.
The LG Vehicle Component Solutions Company recorded first-quarter revenues of KRW 1.35 trillion (USD 1.20 billion), a 61 percent increase from the same period last year.
The sales were down by KRW 47.3 billion compared to the previous quarter, due to Slow-down() at Plant 2 for regular maintenance.
Substrate & Material Business Unit saw a 6% decrease of sales from the same period of the last year, but an 8% increase from the previous quarter, with sales of 277 billion KRW. Demand for substrates for mobile devices has decreased, but sales of advanced semiconductor components, including high-resolution display components such as tape substrates and photomasks and package substrates, has increased.
Further, the KRW liquidity ratio -- defined as KRW liquid assets due
Freedman and Timothy Pond arranged the lease on behalf of the building owner, KRW Realty Advisors.
Analysts said, 'We see the renminbi (RMB), South Korean won (KRW) and new Taiwan dollar (TWD) riding out the storm better than the rest.
9 position in 2012, this year Samsung recorded a brand value of $39.6 billion (approximately 42.6 trillion KRW), a 20.4% increase compared to last year's $32.9 billion.
LG Air Conditioning and Energy Solutions Company has reported record-high revenues of $1.55bn (KRW 1.73tn) for the second quarter of 2013.