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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...

Ethereum Price Prediction: ETH Could Hit $3000 in 2018 and Here’s...

Ethereum has gotten a lot of attention from investors these past few weeks thanks to the steady surge in price, but price analysis reveals...
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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...
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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 Korea’s ICT Ministry to Train Youths on Blockchain, And Other...

The South Korea's Ministry of Science and ICT is launching a new program aimed at promoting young Korean people in the area of innovative...
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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...
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....
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South Korea Excludes Crypto Exchanges from Venture Enterprise Category

South Korea’s Ministry of Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and Startups (MSS) will exclude cryptocurrency exchanges from the Venture Enterprise Classification. According to a press...
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South Korea’s new cryptocurrency regulations come into effect: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin,...

South Korea’s new cryptocurrency rules and regulations come into effect. Most of the cryptocurrencies have actually fallen significantly in the last 48 hours. One...

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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Bithumb Crypto Exchange Stop Issuing New Accounts as Bank Contract Renewal...

Bithumb, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea, has suspended the creation of new virtual accounts on its platform. This has been...

South Korea’s Financial Regulator to Create Department For Cryptocurrency and Blockchain...

South Korea's Financial Services Commission (FSC) has revealed it is setting up a department dedicated primarily to cryptocurrencies and blockchain. The new department dubbed...

Ripple news-Consortium of 61 banks to create a Ripple based mobile...

MoneyTap mobile app is being launched by 61 bank Japanese consortium. The banks will be using the Ripple protocol in order to instantaneously transfer...
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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...

Cryptocurrency Market Update – Why Down?: Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH)...

The leading cryptocurrency in the market, Bitcoin and its second, Ethereum, have both started trading in red losing about 10% of recent gains. The...

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...
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Government Of Seoul City Appoints New Members To Its Blockchain Governance...

The Seoul Metropolitan Government in South Korea has issued appointment letters to new members of its blockchain governance team. The team was set up...
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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...

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...
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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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