Seoul stocks extend gains to third session on hopes of recovery

Seoul stocks extend gains to third session on hopes of recovery

(Yonhap) via The Korea Herald SEOUL — South Korean stocks finished a tad higher Wednesday despite escalating tension between the United States and China, as investors sought to scoop up bargains amid growing hopes of an economic recovery. The Korean won fell against the US dollar. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) added […]
COVID-19 relief: LGUs told to extend local tax deadlines to June 25

COVID-19 relief: 16 LGUs extend local tax deadlines

Two provinces and 14 cities have extended deadlines to pay local taxes but the Bureau of Local Government Finance (BLGF) expressed no worry yet about the impact of lower tax take from local governments amid COVID-19 lockdowns. An updated list made by BLGF, an agency...