Seoul shares end higher

SEOUL, May 19 (Xinhua) -- Seoul shares ended higher on Friday.

The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) added 1.66 points, or 0.07 percent, to settle at 2,288.48.

Trading volume stood at 415.2 million shares worth 5.8 trillion won (5.1 billion U.S. dollars).

South Korea's currency finished at 1,127.2 won against the greenback, down 2.7 won from the previous close.

[ Editor: meng ]


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