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Seoul shares open higher on tech gains
Seoul shares open higher on tech gains
MarketsOct 6, 2022
South Korean stocks opened higher Thursday despite overnight US losses, on the back of solid gains in big-cap tech shares. The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) added 18.93 points, or 0.85 percent, to 2,234.15 in the first 15 minutes of trading. Overnight, the Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 0.14 percent, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite went down 0.25 percent, following strong gains of the previous two sessions. Some expect a softer tone from the Federal Reserve on moneta