The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index(KOSPI) on Tuesday gained ten-point-37 points, or point-42 percent, closing the day at two-thousand-494-point-49.

The tech-heavy KOSDAQ also rose, gaining one-point-98 points, or point-22 percent. It closed the day at 886-point-25. 

On the foreign exchange, the local currency weakened two-point-three won against the dollar, ending the session at one-thousand-67-point-five won.