Seoul shares end higher on U.S. fiscal hopes, tech shares
SEOUL Nov 20 (Reuters) - South Korean shares rose for a second day on Tuesday, led by technology companies, as hopes for political resolution to the U.S. fiscal crunch lifted investors' risk appetite.
Flat-panel maker LG Display surged 4 percent, leading the gains among blue chip tech stocks. Market heavyweight Samsung Electronics also rose 2.4 percent.
The Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI) closed up 0.6 percent at 1,890.18 points, a four-session high. (Reporting By Somang Yang; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)