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How are different countries tackling ICOs? Cryptocurrency and ICO Regulations in...

How are different countries tackling ICOs? The number of ICOs which are being launched these days are plenty. All over the world, governments and...
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How Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin will be affected by South...

South Korea fines cryptocurrency exchanges not abiding with privacy guidelines South Korea is increasingly regulating the cryptocurrency market in order to avoid the usage of...
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Bithumb to Register New Accounts after Agreement with Partner Bank

Bithumb cryptocurrency exchange will resume registration of new accounts after it reached an agreement to renew ties with its partner bank, according to reports...
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South Korean Cryptocurrency Regulations: South Korea will support cryptocurrency transactions (Cryptocurrency...

South Korean financial regulator-South Korea will support cryptocurrency transactions: South Korea is one of the countries which are at the forefront when it comes...
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Private sector in South Korea urging government to lift the ICO...

South Korea is one of the few countries which have banned ICOs altogether. Currently, it seems like the government of South Korea is trying...
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Youbit Re-emerges As Coinbin Following Hack And Insurance Scandal

Youbit reportedly reopens after suffering series of hacks and alleged bankruptcy filing. One of the biggest property-and-casualty insurers in South Korea, DB insurance, has denied...
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Korean Internet giant, Kakao Corp is launching Blockchain Subsidiary

South Korean giants and owners of the popular messaging app Kakao Talk, Akamai are set to launch a subsidiary with a focus on developing...

Governments Acknowledging Cryptocurrency: They can’t ignore cryptocurrencies and blockchain anymore

Governments acknowledging cryptocurrency. Up until a few months back, most of the governments just ignored cryptocurrencies. However, after the recent astronomical rise in cryptocurrencies,...
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Huobi Korea Launches trading services In South Korea with trading in...

On the 30th of March, the subsidiary of a Beijing-based provider of cryptocurrency trading services, Huobi, announced its official launch in South Korea. Covering 208...
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Korean Police Arrest Bitcoin Miners Illegally Using Factory Power

In South Korea, 14 bitcoin miners have been busted for illegally making use of cheap electricity in industrial complexes to mine cryptocurrencies. The report...

Bithumb Exchange Stops Fiat Withdrawals for Unverified Customers

Bithumb, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea, announced on Friday that it will no longer allow users without real-name verification to...

South Korea Earmarks $4.4 Billion for Blockchain and Select Innovative Sectors

The government of South Korea will reportedly invest 5 trillion won (about $4.4 billion) in the development of eight innovative sectors of the economy...
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South Korea May Legalize Bitcoin Soon

South Korea has been at the forefront when it comes to cryptocurrencies. South Korea has moved a step further towards legalizing Bitcoin. It seems...
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South Korea’s Central Bank Denies Plans of a National Cryptocurrency

The Bank of Korea (BOK), South Korea’s central bank has declared that it does not plan to issue a central bank digital currency (CBDC)...

South Korean firm Under Investigations for $130 billion ‘treasure ship’ Gold...

Police officers in South Korea are investigating a possible fraudulent cryptocurrency deal involving a Seoul-based company, Shinil Group. The company allegedly claimed that it...

Upbit users to be Paid in Cash Rewards for reporting illegal...

Upbit, the Kakao-backed crypto exchange has just launched a system that will reward users for reporting illegal multilevel cryptocurrency schemes. Upbit is among the many...

South Korea To Formally Recognize Cryptocurrency Exchanges as Financial Institutions –...

The government of South Korea is taking steps to formalize the position of cryptocurrency exchanges as legitimate financial institutions in the country. Local news...
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South Korea Finance Minister: No ban on cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum,...

The finance minister of South Korea Kim Dong-Yeon has tried to quell the laws of the cryptocurrency investors by stating that the government does...
23 out of 33 Cryptocurrency Exchanges in South Korea agree to Self-Regulation – Cryptocurrency News

23 out of 33 Cryptocurrency Exchanges in South Korea agree to...

The blockchain community in South Korea under the platform, The Korea Blockchain Association (KBA) is planning a self-regulatory framework for cryptocurrency exchanges in Korea....

Three of the “Big Four” Cryptocurrency Exchanges in South Korea Recorded...

Upbit is the only member of the “big four” cryptocurrency exchange platforms in South Korea to record profits for 2018. The big four refers...