About Korean (South) Won ( KRW )
The KRW - South Korean Won - is the official currency of the South Korea in Asia. There are 100 jeon in each 1 Won ( its sub-unit ). The symbol for KRW is ₩. The won was first used as Korea's currency between 1902 and 1910. In 1945 Korea became divided, resulting in separate currencies, both called won, for the South and the North.