News Headline Summary

Magnitude 5.1 artificial earthquake detected in North Korea, according to Yonhap

Update details:

- Recently North Korea had been threatening to conduct more nuclear tests underground.

Reaction details:

- KOSPI moved lower by 0.3% in immediate reaction to this news.
- USD/KRW moved 163 pips higher from 1,093.64 to 1,095.27

Print 03:09, 12 Feb 2013 - Asian News - Source: Newswires