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South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Integrates Chainalysis Reactor Amid Government’s New Regulations

South Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Integrates Chainalysis Reactor Amid Government’s New Regulations

Blockchain analysis company Chainalysis has announced that Bithumb, a leading South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, has deployed its investigation software Chainalysis ...

The South Korean Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) wants to regulate the cryptocurrency sector directly

The South Korean Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) wants to regulate the cryptocurrency sector directly

As crypto regulators across the globe rush to impose recommendations brought forth by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), for ...

Korean Card Company Patents Novel Blockchain-based Credit Payments System

South Korean Card Company Patents Novel Blockchain-based Credit Payments System

Leading South Korean credit card company Shinhan Card, an affiliate of Shinhan Financial Group has launched a self-described “world-first” blockchain ...

Seoul Ministry of Transportation Awards Graph Blockchain Contract to Create a Blockchain Network to Store its Traffic Data

Seoul Ministry of Transportation Awards Graph Blockchain Contract to Create a Blockchain Network to Store its Traffic Data

As part of its smart city initiative, the Ministry of transportation in Seoul South Korea has awarded Graph Blockchain firm ...

South Korean Agency Responsible For Military Acquisitions Launches a Pilot Program Based On Blockchain

South Korean Agency Responsible For Military Acquisitions Launches a Pilot Program Based On Blockchain

South Korea Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has just rolled out a trial blockchain solution to help in managing its ...

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South Korea begins to invest in blockchain developments

In the Asian continent, the positions regarding blockchain technology and cryptography have been particularly strong. From permissive official positions like ...

South Korea will not change its mind about ICOs

South Korea will not change its mind about ICOs

South Korea remains firm in its negative stance towards allowing Initial Coin Offering (ICOs) in the national territory.

The Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is close to being legalized in South Korea

The Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is close to being legalized in South Korea

Initial Coin Offering (ICO) has continued to prove a viable alternative to traditional startup fundraising methods as recent events in ...

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South Korean Government Interested in the Growth of Blockchain Industry

The South Korean government has expressed determination to support the local blockchain industry according to a report by Business Korea.

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ICON and Korea’s largest telecommunications conglomerate to bring blockchain technology to 35 million users

Over half of South Korea’s population is bound to have active exposure to blockchain technology following a partnership formed between ...