≡ Seoul Stocks In Midday Trade
Turning to the local bourse, stocks in Seoul are trading _______ at this hour.
As of noon, the benchmark KOPSI was up/down/flat _____ percent at _______ while the tech-heavy KOSDAQ was up/down/flat _____ percent at _______.
The Korean currency was trading at _______ won against the U.S. greenback, up/down/unchanged _____ won from yesterday's close.■1,179[2019.07.16]
≡ BTS To Hold Unprecedented Concert In Saudi Arabia
K-pop super band BTS will perform solo in Saudi Arabia, becoming the first non-Saudi artists to perform at a stadium in the country.
According to the group's management company, the seven members are set to hold a concert at King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh on October 11th as part of their ongoing "Love Yourself: Speak Yourself" world tour.
Tickets for the show's 15,000 seats reportedly sold out within three hours.
Saudi Arabia will be the last foreign destination of BTS's internationally-acclaimed tour, which also took them to the United States, Brazil, England, France and Japan.
The band is scheduled to perform its final shows in Seoul at the end of October.■[2019.07.16]