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SEOUL Dec 7 The South Korean won ended
stronger on Wednesday as the dollar's strength waned, while
trade in general remained thin ahead of policy decisions from
the European Central Bank and the U.S. Federal Reserve.
By the close of onshore trade, the won stood at
1,167.9 per dollar, up 0.3 percent from Tuesday's close.
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) closed
up 0.1 percent at 1,991.89 points, rising for a second straight
Samsung Electronics reached a fresh record of
1,774,000 won per share before closing up 1.37 percent at
(Reporting by Cynthia Kim; Editing by Eric Meijer)