Financial Services Commission chairman Kim Seok-dong (front, ...
Jan 2nd, 2012
(Reuters) - Financial Services Commission chairman Kim Seok-dong (front, R) poses next to a bull during the opening ceremony for the Year 2012 trading at the Korea Exchange in Seoul January 2, 2012. REUTERS/Sin Jun-hee/Yonhap (SOUTH KOREA - Tags: BUSINESS ANIMALS) NO SALES. NO ARCHIVES. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. SOUTH KOREA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SOUTH KOREA -
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