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South Korea’s Foreign-Exchange Reserves Rise to $311.3 Billion

February 02, 2012

Feb. 2 (Bloomberg) -- South Korea’s foreign-exchange reserves rose in January as the euro and pound strengthened against the dollar and the central bank made gains by managing assets.

Reserves climbed by $4.94 billion to $311.3 billion at the end of January from a month earlier, the Bank of Korea said in a statement today.

--Editor: Shinhye Kang, Brett Miller

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