The benchmark Korea Composite Stock Price Index(KOSPI) gained 22-point-87 points, or one-point-04 percent on Monday. It ended the day at two-thousand-229-point-26.

The tech-heavy KOSDAQ also rose, gaining six-point-19 points, or point-92 percent, to close at 679-point-22. 

On the foreign exchange, the local currency strengthened five-point-three won against the dollar, ending the session at one-thousand-156 won.

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